Early detection of Alzheimer’s disease is now possible

The ‘Holy Grail’ of early detection of Alzheimer’s disease has been discovered: a blood test can help treat the disease just before the onset of the symptoms Australian and Japanese scientists have developed a test that can detect the amyloid beta, the protein that deteriorates in the human brain, with 90% accuracy. The test may …

Anti-cancer vaccine eliminates tumors without any side effects

Researchers at Stanford University School of Medicine injected two agents that stimulate immunity directly to mice’ tumors. The results were outstanding: the solution eliminates any trace of cancer, including metastasis. The new approach that uses the body’s immune system is different, as in the fact that the cells are now injected and they attack the …

Research: An efficient lithium-iron oxide battery was developed

A team of researchers at Northwestern University has created a lithium-iron oxide battery that has the potential to power cars and phones more hours than previous batteries. Moreover, it is cheap and rechargeable. Christopher Wolverton and his team of researchers at Northwestern University have worked in collaboration with a team of researchers at the Argonne …

A new type of nuclear fusion reactor could provide clean and unlimited energy

Nuclear fusion offers enormous energy potential and does not pollute radioactive. A team of researchers from the University of New South Wales, Australia, says it has everything it takes to build a nuclear fusion reactor that will be able to produce more energy than it consumes. The reactor will work differently from the other fusion …

Hangover Remedies – How to Get Rid Of Hangover Quickly

“I will never drink again”! We have this moment at least once in our lifetime, when we wake up with a tingling headache and a stomach spinning like a washing machine and there is nothing that we can do. Well, actually, there are few things that will ease the symptoms and make you cope with …

What is the secret of longevity? The answer lies in Italy

What is the secret of longevity? Researchers analyzed the lifestyle of the inhabitants of southern Italy who live over 90 years. According to their findings, stubbornness and optimism are among the character traits that can represent the secret of longevity. The study published Tuesday in the International Psychogeriatrics journal. The team was looking for clues …

Russian scientists have created a new type of magnet

A team of scientists from the Krasnoyarsk Science Center and the Siberian Federal University has developed a new technique to synthesize a thin-film of ferromagnetic crystal. The processed membranes can be used especially in electronics. The results of the study were published in the Thin Solid Films journal. Magnetic coats are tens of hundreds of …

How does the quantum computer work?

Ever since the first recorded computer was invented, back in 1613, humans are trying to perfect it and to make it as faster as possible. These days, our computers have reached the computational power of computers that were presented in Sci-Fi movies back in the ’50s and the ’60s. A question remains though: Will we …

Light Pollution could have an impact on wildlife and ecosystems

Light pollution has increased globally due to the prevalence of LED light bulbs. The problem is not the bulbs themselves, but the fact that the world gets brighter due to LEDs and this phenomenon could cause serious problems. A recent study revealed interesting facts about the way we use light. It was discovered that artificial …

Searching for extraterrestrial civilizations: Astronomers sent a message in space

Researchers sent a message to a far exoplanet, hoping that they will finally have the proof of alien life. Last month, METI scientists (Messaging Extraterrestrial Intelligence) sent a message in space. They hope that it will end the search quest for alien civilization. The message will reach the star named GJ 273 in about 12 …