The secret of parrot intelligence explained

The neural circuit that underlies intelligence in birds would have been identified by Canadian neuroscientists who believe that their discovery is an example of the converging evolution between the brains…

Chip Ban for School Children in Salford

A British council has caused uproar amongst business owners by proposing a radical way of halting the onset of childhood obesity, banning the sale of hot, greasy food before 5PM…

Island Is Slowly Dissolving, Geologists Take Closer Look At Climate Change

The third largest Hawaiian Island, Oahu, may be dissolving into the Pacific Ocean. No, this isn’t the plot-line of the next apocalyptic film; in fact, a new study by Geologists…

Stargazers to Enjoy Supermoons & Perseid Meteor Showers this Month

The month of August will offer stargazers some unique views. For starters, on Sunday, August 10, a supermoon will be perigee (IE its closest distance to the center of the…

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…