Use of locum doctors rising despite limited evidence on quality and safety

There is little hard evidence to support the widely held perception that locum doctors present a…

Fingerprint test can distinguish between those who have taken or handled heroin

A state-of-the-art fingerprint detection technology can identify traces of heroin on human skin, even after someone…

Lower IQ, family history tied to treatment-resistant schizophrenia

Those with a family history of schizophrenia and men with lower IQ are more likely to…

Associations between childhood maltreatment and offending behaviors later in life

Children who experience maltreatment, such as neglect or physical or sexual abuse, are more likely to…

Women with preeclampsia may be at greater risk for cardiac conditions later in life

Women who have gestational hypertension or preeclampsia in at least one pregnancy will have higher cardiovascular…

Joint USAF/NOAA Solar Geophysical Activity Report and Forecast 11 November 2019

Joint USAF/NOAA Solar Geophysical Activity Report and Forecast 11 November 2019 Click here for…

Researchers find nature's backup plan for converting nitrogen into plant nutrients

Although nitrogen is essential for all living organisms—it makes up 3% of the human body—and comprises…

Drought-hit Zimbabwe to transfer thousands of animals

Zimbabwe’s wildlife agency said Monday it would move hundreds of elephants and other animals in a…

Mini Mercury skips across sun's vast glare in rare transit

Mini Mercury skipped across the vast, glaring face of the sun Monday in a rare celestial…

Quake widely felt across Hawaii's Big Island, but no damage

A moderate earthquake has been felt across Hawaii’s Big Island, but there are no immediate reports…