Tag Archives: Research

Marijuana Disrupts Cancer Pathway of Cigarettes

According to new research conducted in Japan; chemicals in marijuana (THC and CBD) block the activity of a cancer causing enzyme that is common in cigarette smokers. The researchers concluded that these compounds could be useful in the treatment of cancer. “Accordingly, CBD and its related compounds, which are potent inhibitors of CYP1A1 activity, would […]

Top 10 Evil Human Experiments

News Source: http://csglobe.com/top-10-evil-human-experiments/ [WARNING] This list contains descriptions and images of human experimentation which may cause offense to some readers. Human experimentation and research ethics evolved over time. On occasion, the subjects of human experimentation have been prisoners, slaves, or even family members. In some notable cases, doctors have performed experiments on themselves when they […]

Stonehenge was occupied by humans 5,000 years EARLIER than we thought

Human beings were occupying Stonehenge thousands of years earlier than previously thought, according to archaeologists. Research at a site around a mile from Stonehenge has found evidence of a settlement dating back to 7500BC, 5,000 years earlier than previous findings confirmed. And carbon-dating of material at the site has revealed continuous occupation of the area […]

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Never mind aliens in outer space. Some scientists believe we may be sharing the planet with ‘weird’ lifeforms that are so different from our own they’re invisible to us Across the world’s great deserts, a mysterious sheen has been found on boulders and rock faces. These layers of manganese, arsenic and silica are known as […]

The Physics of Mosh Pits

Research into how humans behave in crowds had mostly been limited to fairly organised situations, like pedestrians forming lanes when walking on the street. But when Jesse Silverberg, a graduate student at Cornell University in Ithaca, New York, took his girlfriend to her first heavy metal concert a few years ago, he witnessed a different […]

Sex Drugs & HIV Promo Video

250 musicians, 15 years in the making, 40 tracks, 2 albums. The biggest names in punk, metal, rock, ska, reggae and other genres gave their time for nothing to make this epic project. All proceeds from the music sales go to Cancer Research UK, Rape Crisis, The Terrence Higgins Trust, The Food Chain and Release. […]

Disability- Sierra Leone ends workshop on access to justice for PWDs

Disability-Sierra Leone (DiSiL) has ended a two days workshop on the theme Access to Justice for Persons With Disabilities (PWDs) at DiSiL head office, Soldier Street in Freetown. In an interview with DiSiL) Country Director, Teddy Foday-Musa, he maintained that this is not the first time to hold such workshops to discuss similar issues. He […]

How funny saves relationships

NEWS SOURCE : http://www.psychologytoday.com by Robert Biswas-Diener At a recent family gathering my wife wore a T-shirt that read “I moved a heavy piece of furniture, ask me how!” And when my large brother-in-law asked her “how” she recruited him to move the furniture! My wife is, as you might have guessed, funny. It turns […]

NASA SEEKS UNDERGRADS TO DEFY GRAVITY FOR SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING

http://www.nasa.gov/offices/education/about/index.html NEWS SOURCE : NASA HOUSTON — NASA is offering undergraduate students an opportunity to test an experiment in weightless science as part of the agency’s Reduced Gravity Education Flight Program. Proposals are due by Oct. 27.

Swine flu: Eight myths that could endanger your life – New Scientist

  FACT VERSUS FANTASY The second wave of the swine flu pandemic is now under way in the northern hemisphere. Case numbers are climbing fast and in some places vaccination has begun.