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A heart attack is a condition when an immediate blockage of the coronary artery occurs, which results in loss of blood supply and the death of the heart muscle. The major culprit for a heart attack is actually the people’s lifestyle, i.e. consuming excessive amounts of unhealthy food and stress. Furthermore, the factors that can raise the risk of a...
For most of the past six weeks, the biggest story out of Silicon Valley was Apple’s battle with the FBI over a federal order to unlock the iPhone of a mass shooter. The company’s refusal touched off a searing debate over privacy and security in the digital age. But this morning, at a small office in Mountain View, California,...
  September 10, 2015 Quartz africa Paleoanthropologists have it hard. Their entire careers can be spent working on a femur or a mandible in the hopes that the bones may reveal some secret about our ancestors. But Lee Berger of the University of Witwatersand in South Africa has had amazing luck. In 2008, in Malapa cave in South Africa, he discovered two...
NASA image received on July 14 shows an image of Pluto (L) and Charon (R) (Photo:AFP) LAUREL, United States (AFP) – An unmanned NASA spacecraft whizzed by Pluto on Tuesday, making its closest approach in the climax of a decade-long journey to explore the dwarf planet for the first time, the US space agency said. Moving faster than any spacecraft ever...
The team of Temple University School of Medicine said the breakthrough marks the first successful attempt to eliminate latent HIV-1 virus from human cells – and could be a cure for other latent infections.‘This is one important step on the path toward a permanent cure for AIDS,' said Kamel Khalili, PhD, Professor and Chair of the Department of Neuroscience...
Photo credit: This is a close up view of the mandible just steps from where it was sighted by Arizona State graduate student Chalachew Seyoum / Kaye Reed Scientists working in Ethiopia have discovered a jawbone complete with five teeth that belonged to an early member of our genus Homo. At 2.8 million years old, this fossil is not only...