Saturday, October 8, 2011
People who take dietary supplements to boost their intake of minerals may actually be getting too much of a good thing — and even risk serious problems.
Friday, October 7, 2011
Monday, September 5, 2011
Shortages of vital drugs, particularly cancer-fighting medication, have raised concerns in the United States, where regulators often have to race to try to find replacements.
Wednesday, July 20, 2011
One in three British workers admits to skipping off work — mainly because they are bored with their jobs, according to research by global consulting firm PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC).
Russia on Monday launched into space its Spektr-R radio telescope, planned to be the most powerful ever, the first deep space observatory sent up by Moscow in a quarter of a century.
The Straits Times/ The Obedient Wives Club has not gained widespread public support in Singapore, despite its growing popularity in the Southeast Asian region.
Polar bear cubs forced to swim long distances with their mothers as their icy Arctic habitat melts appear to have a higher mortality rate than cubs that didn't have to swim as far, a new study reports.
The last U.S. space shuttle departed the International Space Station (ISS) on Tuesday, ending a 12-year program to build and service the orbital outpost, the primary legacy of NASA's shuttle fleet.
Monday, June 27, 2011
Forget the bellhop. Meet the luggage robot.
In the Confederate circles he navigated, John Scobell was considered just another Mississippi slave: singing, shuffling, illiterate and completely ignorant of the Civil War going on around him.