Steer clear of otters because no matter how cute they may appear, things could turn violent in an instant. In Maine, police officers had to fatally shoot a river otter who bit an unsuspecting woman by the beach.
An employee of a Hardee's branch in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina is identified as the source of the recent hepatitis A outbreak. Diners of the restaurant are now encouraged to seek vaccination.
An elderly man emerged the victor in a potentially deadly tussle with a rabid fox in Brunswick, Maine last Monday, June 25. The 95-year-old used a wooden plank to beat the animal to death.
Kayla Rahn of Alabama suffered months of massive weight gain and difficulty with moving around. It turns out, there was a massive 50-pound cyst sitting on one of her ovaries.
The International Space Station is getting a new crew member that’s unlike any other who’s ever stepped foot there. Meet CIMON, a friendly robot who will be the first ever flying, autonomous AI astronaut assistant.
Soon, a single-dose drug for the flu could hit the United States market. The groundbreaking baloxavir marboxil is hailed for being potent, quick, and very effective against influenza symptoms.
Post-partum hemorrhage accounts for so many deaths every year, especially in developing countries. A new drug is expected to be the solution.
National HIV Testing Day is on June 27, an annual reminder to make HIV testing a part of routine health care. One out of seven HIV infected people in the United States are unaware of their infection — so get tested today.
Scientists finally solved the mystery of 'Oumuamua. The first known interstellar space rock, which hurtled past the sun in 2017, now has a confirmed identity as a comet, despite its flat and tailless appearance.
Once again, NASA delays the launch of cutting-edge James Webb Space Telescope following the recommendations of an independent review board that called out technical issues and human error in the observatory's development.
Researchers found an alarming rate of cancer prevalence among flight attendants in the United States. The study underlined the numerous dangers associated with cabin crew jobs, suggesting airlines to work on minimizing the risks for the employees.
Is this finally a cure for cancer? Doctors tried treating an aggressive form of brain cancer with the poliovirus and achieved a round of promising results.
Aliens might be out there, and if they are, NASA wants to find them. The NExSS project releases a series of papers to help scientists who are hunting for extraterrestrial life in far-flung planets.
Elon Musk says new research saying humanity is alone in the universe makes interplanetary colonization much more important. The SpaceX CEO is working to get a human civilization on Mars.