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More Americans try vaping, says study, but fewer take it up

More Americans try vaping, says study, but fewer take it up

Image copyright AFP Image caption Some are worried that although vaping may help some stop smoking, it may also introduce non-smokers to nicotine More adults are trying e-cigarettes but fewer are sticking with the habit, suggests US research. The number of adults who tried vaping rose between 2014 and 2016 but ongoing use fell, the […]

Hoosier to Lead Johnson Space Center

Hoosier to Lead Johnson Space Center

Wheeler Farms Planning Massive Westfield Development By Alex Brown Multimedia Journalist 2018-05-15T22:14:20Z A major development in Westfield is in the works. Wheeler Farms LLC has filed documents with the city requesting a rezoning of more than 320 acres that could be used for a variety of purposes, including residential, industrial and educational. The land is currently […]

Deadly new pig virus could pose threat to humans, researchers say

Deadly new pig virus could pose threat to humans, researchers say

Researchers say they have identified a new pig virus that could be a threat to humans. The virus was able to find its way into laboratory-cultured cells of people and other species, a discovery that raises concerns about how a potential outbreak could affect humans. CBS Pittsburgh station KDKA reports researchers at The Ohio State […]

According to NASA, at least 100 foods can be grown outside Earth

According to NASA, at least 100 foods can be grown outside Earth

Food technology may have evolved a lot but nonetheless people need to feed on fresh foods as well. Astronauts can live for some time with long-lasting or frozen foods but these foods for various reasons do not have valuable substances for the organism and vitamins such as C and K. Given that long-term manned missions […]

Report finds cases of STDs reach all-time high in California

Report finds cases of STDs reach all-time high in California

FILE – This April 1, 2016 file photos shows a billboard above a gas station that reads “Feel The Burn,” a play on then-presidential candidate Bernie Sanders’ campaign slogan, “Feel The Bern.” It’s actually promoting testing for sexually transmitted diseases. The number of cases of STDs – chlamydia, gonorrhea and syphilis – in California reached […]

Rare Dinosaur Skeleton Goes On Display At A Cincinnati Brewery

Rare Dinosaur Skeleton Goes On Display At A Cincinnati Brewery

Geleamopus skeletons were initially believed to simply be smaller types of the famous Diplodocus because of their striking similarities. Though they have similar long necks, the Galeamopus has larger legs and high, triangular necks near the head.   ( Matt Cardy | Getty Images ) A rare dinosaur specimen is set to be on display […]

Is this the face of Disease X? The airborne viruses which could cause the next global pandemic threat

Is this the face of Disease X? The airborne viruses which could cause the next global pandemic threat

Dr Adalja said: “Health security preparedness needs to be adaptable to new threats and not exclusively wedded to historical notions. “A more active-minded approach to this problem will, in the end, help guard against a GCBR event occurring.” Epidemiologists and healthcare professionals believe it is a case of when, not if, the world is hit […]

Conspiracy Theorists claim Aliens are preparing for war as they spot ancient alien tank on Moon

Conspiracy Theorists claim Aliens are preparing for war as they spot ancient alien tank on Moon

Are aliens preparing for war? Alien hunters have claimed that intelligent alien species live on the moon and they are building up an army to combat us. To support the claim, a Youtuber has posted a video that shows alleged alien tank present on the lunar surface. After seeing the video, alien enthusiasts made a […]

New Jersey residents may have been exposed to measles at several places, including Newark Airport

New Jersey residents may have been exposed to measles at several places, including Newark Airport

New Jersey residents were warned of measles exposure after two infected people visited several places, including Newark Airport, health officials said.  (istock) New Jersey residents may have been exposed to measles after two people with the virus visited several places, including Newark Liberty International Airport, in recent weeks, the state’s health officials announced. New Jersey […]

Sky Watch: Jupiter is on the night shift

Sky Watch: Jupiter is on the night shift

Have you seen that super bright star rising in the low southeastern sky shortly after sunset in the evening twilight? It’s not a star, but rather the big guy of our solar system, the planet Jupiter. The 88,000-mile wide planet, named after the king of the gods in Roman mythology, is not only visible all […]