Researchers from Ohio State University have found a way to recycle food waste, specifically eggshells and tomato skin, into car tires, replacing carbon black, a petroleum-based filler used in creating tires.
Rare wood turtle eggs were recently unearthed during a backyard renovation in Nova Scotia. Thanks to the homeowner's care, the eggs were able to fully develop, and the hatchlings have made it safely to the nearest pond where they will hibernate through winter.
A pair of bald eagles in Decorah, Iowa surprised armchair bird watchers Wednesday night when a livecam feed captured the female eagle laying an egg. By Thursday, news of the egg had spread like wildfire, with the eagle camera's UStream page racking up 4,000 to 5,000 viewers at a time. Overall, the page has been visited nearly 309 million times.
Scientists have created precursor egg and sperm cells in a lab, shedding light on human development, a new study says.
Scientists have generated for the first time stem cells from adults using the skin cells of two adult men, a new study announced.
The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) voted unanimously in favor (13-0) of recommending a new flu shot that does not contain eggs, making it possible for adults with egg allergies between the ages of 18-49 to receive the flu shot.