A new type of cells discovered in the lungs

A cell type observed in airway tissues appears to play a central role in the onset of cystic fibrosis, better known as cystic fibrosis. Explanations. Called pulmonary ionocytes, these cells…

Jurassic Park Theory Debunked

A team of scientists at the University of Manchester have conducted a study which they believe disproves the central premise of the film franchise “Jurassic Park”. In the 1993 blockbuster…

The “Lost Years” of Baby Sea Turtles Revealed in New Study

There is nothing quite like mounted transmitters atop the shell of a baby sea turtle to help scientists track and account for the “lost years” in the early life of…

Facebook Undermines Well-Being: study

The social media venue Facebook was designed to allow people social interaction from home and make them happy. A study from the University of Michigan has shown that the social…

Sea Lion Disentangled from Braided Net

Officials from the MMRC (Marine Mammal Rescue Center) were sent to Vancouver Island recently to rescue a sea lion trapped in a fisherman’s net. The braided net was wrapped around…

New Zealand Strange Sea Monster Actually Killer Whale Remains

Visitors to a New Zealand beach have been equally fascinated and repulsed by seeing a strange sea creature which has recently washed up on the shore. Some consider the 30-foot…