Germ Cells Decide Why Women Outlive Men

Blocking reproductive cells in female killifish reduced their lifespan, found a study from Japan.

No Benefits Of Switching To Plant-Based Meat To Control Diabetes

Plant-based meat options tend to be highly processed, which potentially alters their health-promoting properties.

Catching Up On Lost Sleep Doesn’t Help Sleep-Deprived Brains

Weekend lie-ins and a few early bedtimes can ease a busy work week, but don’t help with sleep deprivation.

PM2.5 Caused 135 Million Premature Deaths In Last Four Decades

Asia had the highest number of early deaths caused by PM2.5 pollution, totalling a staggering 98.1 million.

Internet Addiction Can Cause Brain Changes In Adolescents

Internet addiction negatively impacts social, academic and professional lives. In severe cases, people may experience physical pain, health issues and psychiatric problems.

Self-Medicating Orangutan Seen In Indonesia

Scientists have documented a Sumatran orangutan applying the sap of a pain-relieving plant to an open wound, suggesting a shared ancestral origin of human wound care practices.

Cool Paint Can Make Urban Areas Feel 1.5°C Cooler

Applying cool paints to roofs, walls, and roads reduces heat absorption, making the built environment more comfortable for people

Heat-Proofing Crops

As temperatures rise and prolonged periods of droughts increase, agricultural scientists in Southeast Asia are developing heat-resistant crops to ensure that the region stays fed.

The Key To Climate Models

As more countries embrace climate modeling, researchers turn to AI to improve the accuracy and efficiency of their models.

An AI Model For Better Bone Cancer Prognosis

Kyushu University researchers have developed an innovative AI model for accurate osteosarcoma prognosis, thereby improving cancer detection and treatment.