A new study suggests that environmental factors may affect the on set of puberty in children.
A new study shows that the use of marijuana during pregnancy is related to abnormal brain structure in children. Comparing children prenatally exposed to marijuana with the unexposed ones, the former showed thicker prenatal cortex, a part of the brain that is involved in decision-making, working memory and complex cognition.
FDA approved new combination drug Epclusa developed by Gilead to treat all six major forms of hepatitis C with or without liver damage.
Hubble Space Telescope detects a firestorm of star birth is lighting up one end of the diminutive galaxy LEDA 36252 -- also known as Kiso 5649.
Geologists have discovered that Mercury’s composition a few billion years ago was that of an extremely rare meteorite found on Earth.
Stephen Hawking has raised his concerns about a future robot upsurge and how humankind poses a big threat to the environment if they do not clean up their act.
A new study has confirmed that the vegetation in the Arctic is turning green due to global warming and human activities.
A blind 17-year-old dog with legs that bowed out like a frog was hailed as the ugliest dog in the world.
A research from the Institute of Computational Cosmology of the Durham University found out through testing that they might be able to study the seeds of supermassive black holes by reading gravitational waves caused by collisions of black holes.
The Chinese capital Beijing is sinking to the ground under the weight of its massive buildings and growing population.
An undiscovered black hole was recently discovered by astronomers by engaging a new technique using data from various instruments. Because of this discovery, scientists believe that there are more clandestine black holes in the universe as compared to the initial suggestions.
The "wild animal" is yet to be located and identified, but officials believe it might be rabid and a carrier of a disease.
Do you know that every day, we lose billions because of coral bleaching? More than affecting coral communities, humans are also greatly affected in terms of the changing of our entire ecosystem, as well as in terms of revenue from biodiversity and tourism.
The bipedal bear known as the "teddy bear of the forest" was spotted in New Jersey and has once again captured the hearts of animal lovers.