Posts by: Khryss

Card image cap

The Versatility of Olive Oil: Study Says it Can Possibly Prevent Brain Cancer!

Olive oil is a vital part of Italian cuisine. Serving as both a cooking element and condiment, olive oil is an indispensable and versatile "liquid...

Published: 2017-06-11 14:12 0

Card image cap

Warning: Not Getting Enough Sleep Can Make Your Brain Eat Itself!

As we sleep, toxic byproducts from the brain and nervous system are cleaned by glial cells. Microglia cells ingest dead and worn-out cells to keep one...

Published: 2017-06-11 07:14 0

Card image cap

Noise and Air Pollution From Just Merely Being Stuck in Traffic Have Negative Effects on Your Heart

A new study shows that while being stuck in traffic is mainly annoying, it is also detrimental to our health. With the loud honking and people shoutin...

Published: 2017-06-11 06:42 0

Card image cap

New Bacteria that Feeds on Plastic Reduces Ocean Waste

When asked about the biggest contribution of today's generation to the world, what does first come to mind? Self driving cars? The internet? Gene edit...

Published: 2017-06-11 05:55 0


Get weekly science updates in your inbox!

Card image cap

Neo China Rises with Lesser Carbon and More Renewable Energy

The recent announcement of the United States withdrawing from the Paris Climate Agreement has caused a lot of grimace. And while the US seem to "avoid...

Published: 2017-06-11 00:19 0

Card image cap

Getting Inked Like Never Before: Try This Color-Changing Tattoo and Monitor Your Health in No Time!

With all the negative connotations (i.e. waste of money, looks "dirty" on one's skin, a sin for the religious) on getting  a tattoo, everybody and the...

Published: 2017-06-07 19:41 0

Card image cap

Belly Pumping Technique: The Growing Trend of Pregnant Women's "Disappearing" Baby Bumps

Before anything else, go feast your eyes on this video: [embed][/embed] At first glance you must've thought it is ac...

Published: 2017-06-05 19:55 0

Card image cap

The Science Behind Pugs' Squished Little Faces

With their squished and wrinkled little faces, buggy eyes, and small physique, pugs have become the crowd's favorite. But if you're a dog lover (j...

Published: 2017-06-05 07:03 0

Card image cap

Did You Know that Sharks Literally Puke Their Guts Out?

Marine biologist Austin Gallagher was boating in the vast sea surrounding a string of tropical islands, Florida Keys, on November 13, 2010. Togeth...

Published: 2017-06-05 02:14 0

Card image cap

Apparently, This Male Fish Can Clone Itself! A Very Rare Phenomenon

For the first time, a fish conceived by spontaneous androgenesis was found by scientists. Androgenesis occurs when males reproduce without fema...

Published: 2017-06-04 23:41 0

Card image cap

Ever Heard of a Cockroach that Pollinates Flowers? You Have to See this One!

Eeeekk!!! I guess roaches now aren't just those "trying hard butterflies" that crazily fly around your house like a helicopter that's about to crus...

Published: 2017-06-04 22:03 0

Card image cap

This Meadow Transforms into a Striking Lake Park During Summer!

Crystal clear waters flowing on a lush greenery of a meadow; now that's something you don't see everyday (unless you live nearby this place). If you'r...

Published: 2017-06-04 21:29 0

Card image cap

Seeing the World through the Eyes of Anxious People- A Study on How they Read Facial Expressions

Apparently, researchers from the University of Bristol found that high levels of anxiety can affect how you read facial expressions. Published in...

Published: 2017-06-04 14:58 0

Card image cap

Soon, Tiny Bubbles Could be Used to Help Heal Major Bone Fractures

According to Science, about 100,000 people a year suffer from non-union fractures. And that's just in the United States alone. Non-union fractu...

Published: 2017-06-04 14:21 0

Card image cap

Why We Don't Give In To Impulse Anymore: The Brain Explanation

Do you remember when you were such an impulsive kid? The kid that constantly nags his/her mom about a toy he/she randomly sees in the mall? Rememb...

Published: 2017-06-04 11:41 0

Card image cap

A Leaning Tower Test that Would Make Galileo and Einstein Proud

In the sixteenth century, Galileo Galilei performed a scientific experiment on which he threw two balls of different weight from the top of the le...

Published: 2017-06-04 08:59 0

Card image cap

Does Cannabis Increase Anxiety or Does it Help You Relax? Science Has an Answer!

Multiple accounts of people using cannabis have reported that this plant helped them handle stress. Some even said to have used this help them fun...

Published: 2017-06-04 08:21 0

Card image cap

The Trick to Losing Weight? Focus on Your Food More!

Move aside, exercise and restrictive diet! Who would've thought that all we need is just a little more thinking when it comes to losing weight?...

Published: 2017-05-28 03:34 0

Card image cap

Cannabis can Treat Severe Epileptic Seizures, Study Says!

Cannabis has been helping people with illnesses for millennia. However, research on this were scarce. But not anymore... Researchers and scient...

Published: 2017-05-28 03:17 0

Card image cap

Trophy Hunter Crushed to Death by an Elephant!

It was a fine Friday afternoon until everything turned upside down... On May 19, a group of hunters led by Theunis Botha stumbled upon a herd o...

Published: 2017-05-28 02:55 0

Card image cap

Going Bald? No Problem! Just Rub Wasabi on Your Head

I wonder how that feels like though... What makes for a divine bite of sushi, is really expensive, and has recently been found to be an anti-ba...

Published: 2017-05-28 02:39 0

Card image cap

Planning to Go "Light" on Cigarettes? You Might Want to Think Twice, Study Says

I should've known earlier... Use of low tar or light cigarettes isn't a healthier option to regular ones, a recent study says. In fact, rese...

Published: 2017-05-24 19:20 0

Card image cap

Would You Use This Swallowable Balloon to Lose Weight?

You might be just a balloon away to losing weight. For those who are trying to trim down but do not want or cannot have surgery, you might want to...

Published: 2017-05-24 02:08 0

Card image cap

What's with The Seal Lion that Pulled the Young Girl into the Water?

You've probably seen the dramatic video of a young girl being dragged by a sea lion into a marina. Whilst surprising everyone, the viral video has als...

Published: 2017-05-24 01:44 0

Card image cap

The "Millenial Duck Syndrome" that Hurts Everyone

You can't go through Facebook and Instagram without seeing at least one friend laughing and having a good time with his/her colleagues or friends....

Published: 2017-05-21 21:11 0

Card image cap

"Inhaling" the Bad Air and "Exhaling the Good Ones: This Bicycle Will Filter Out Smogs

What about helping both the environment and your own body? Hitting two birds in one stone, eh? With the booming bike sharing programs in China...

Published: 2017-05-21 17:51 0

Card image cap

An Enormous Blue Whale Heart has been Preserved and This is What it Looks Like Now

The Royal Ontario Museum or ROM in Toronto has received a gigantic "gift" box last Thursday. Care to guess what that is? Well, when opened, people...

Published: 2017-05-21 17:30 0

Card image cap

This Coffee Table Can Easily Put You to Zen with Just Sand and Magnet

I can stare at it all day. "For the crime of cheating death, Sisyphus must push his boulder up the mountain only to have it roll back down each...

Published: 2017-05-21 13:39 0

Card image cap

The Beauty of Ladybugs' Origami-Like Mechanism

If you were one of those curious kids who just kept on exploring, you might've met a ladybug and observe it (like, really). Well, either these...

Published: 2017-05-21 03:14 0

Card image cap

Yes, That's a 'Cyclops' Goat and It's Fighting for Its Life

No superpowers or magical abilities like those Greek myth though. Last May 10, a bizarre one-eyed goat was born in a village in Assam, India. Every...

Published: 2017-05-21 02:28 0

Hey! Where are you going?? Subscribe!

Get weekly science updates in your inbox!