Life

Alise Nipper

Three-Year-Old Wakes Up After Being Lifeless For 12 Minutes

By Peter R - Sep 21, 2015 06:29 PM EDT

Alise Nipper had drowned in a pool earlier this year and was resuscitated after 12 minutes of CPR.

Tree of Life

Tree Of Life Branches It's Way To 3.5 Billion Years Ago On Earth

By Peter R - Sep 20, 2015 12:54 PM EDT

The tree has been a collaboration among 11 institutions. It traces the roots of nearly 2.3 million named species. Researchers have also made provisions to allow researchers to add more species as they are discovered. The tree is open source and available online.

Milky Way

Alien Life Could Soon Come Within Earth's Sight: Study

By Peter R - Aug 28, 2015 02:44 PM EDT

Researchers from Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics suggested that in a generation or so we would be able to signs of life on distant planets.

Philae

Philae Could Be Looking At Life on Comet 67P

By Peter R - Jul 06, 2015 01:36 PM EDT

Data from the comet can be explained only by life, leading astronomers from Cardiff University have claimed.

Ocean Life

Marine Life Could 'Irreversibly' Change Due to CO2 Emissions

By Kamal Nayan - Jul 03, 2015 03:02 AM EDT

Marine life will be irreversibly changed unless CO2 emissions are drastically cut, according to a new study.

Caitlyn Jenner

E! Confirms ‘I Am Cait’ Documentary-Series

By Cheri Cheng - Jun 03, 2015 09:32 AM EDT

E! has confirmed that there will be a documentary series following Bruce Jenner's transition into a woman.

Europa Mission

NASA Plans Life Hunting Mission to Jupiter Moon Europa in 2020s

By Peter R - May 28, 2015 02:34 PM EDT

The space agency has announced the payload that a spacecraft would carry during its flybys to the moon.

Erik Sorto robotic Arm

Brain Implants Gives New Life To a Paralyzed Man

By Kamal Nayan - May 22, 2015 11:35 AM EDT

A man who is paralyzed from the neck down has had a chip implanted in his brain that allows him to control a robotic arm with this thoughts.

Exercise

Want to Add 5 Years to Your Life? Exercise 3 Hours a Week in Old Age

By Peter R - May 15, 2015 03:50 PM EDT

New study from Norway shows reduced mortality risk among older adults who have three or more hours of exercise every week.

Loki

Man's Microbe Evolutionary Ancestor 'Loki' Calls Atlantic Volcanos Home

By Peter R - May 07, 2015 08:42 PM EDT

An archaea, named Loki found in the depths of Atlantic, is being touted as the missing link between complex and simple life.

Toxic delight

Scientists Warn Against Rampant Use of Toxic Cancer Causing Chemicals in Daily Life

By Peter R - May 04, 2015 10:17 AM EDT

PFAS are ubiquitous in the environment, experts have warned while calling for a curb on the use of the chemicals.

Walking

Two Minute Walk can Boost Health and Life: Study

By Peter R - May 01, 2015 05:05 PM EDT

University of Utah health experts have shown that a two-minute stroll every year can contribute towards meeting weekly exercise recommendations.

Happy

Switzerland Dethrones Denmark as World's Happiest Country

By Kamal Nayan - Apr 24, 2015 11:50 AM EDT

According to 2015 World Happiness Report, Switzerland is the world's happiest nation. The report, produced by the Sustainable Development Solutions Network, considers several factors that affect the mental well-being of people around the globe.

Vampire squid

This Squid Gets Plenty of Sex and Lives Life, Vampire Size

By Peter R - Apr 21, 2015 03:26 PM EDT

Deep sea researchers have now learnt that Vampire Squid have multiple reproductive cycles and live much longer than other coastal cephalopods.

Walking

Walking Significantly Improves Life Following Prostate Cancer Battle

By Peter R - Apr 18, 2015 07:37 PM EDT

Researchers found that three hours of relaxed walking or 90 minutes of intense walking per week could be highly beneficial.

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