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Novel device can harvest water from desert air

The test device was powered solely by sunlight, and although it was a small proof-of-concept device.

25 Mar 2018 1:43 PM

Get soft, supple skin this summer

Use a broad-spectrum (UVA & UVB) sunscreen SPF 30 or above, which must also be non-comedogenic and non-allergic.

24 Mar 2018 3:56 PM

Americans are drinking a daily cup of coffee at the highest level in six years: Survey

Coffee, bottled water and tea have been major growth categories in recent years, the survey showed.

19 Mar 2018 10:01 AM

Water may exist in Earth's lower mantle, shows diamonds study

The pressures that formed these deeper diamonds are estimated at about 24 to 25 gigapascals.

18 Mar 2018 5:56 PM

Water widely present across Moon's surface: study

The research also suggests that any water present on the Moon isn’t loosely attached to the surface. 

25 Feb 2018 6:18 PM


For global water crisis, climate may be the last straw

Many major rivers no longer reach the sea.

14 Feb 2018 3:38 PM

Oklahoma quakes tied to how deep wastewater is injected

Scientists analyzed more than 10,000 wastewater injection wells where 96 billion gallons of fluid are pumped yearly.

02 Feb 2018 1:10 PM

New low-cost tool developed for bacteria detection in food, water

The tool could be used by cooks to test fresh fruits and vegetables, once available commercially.

24 Jan 2018 3:51 PM

Surfers may be swallowing antibiotic-resistant bacteria

They also more likely to have in their bellies E. coli containing a mobile gene that makes bacteria resistant to antibiotics.

21 Jan 2018 10:45 AM

Unable to lose weight? Healthy foods might be stopping you from losing fat

People need to keep in mind that portion sizes can vary depending on how active you are.

15 Jan 2018 2:14 PM


Here's the dangers of drinking raw water

WHO reports the consumption of contaminated water is the cause of half a million diarrhoea deaths annually.

05 Jan 2018 2:11 PM

Here’s why you should never feed your baby water

Study shows when babies drink too much water, their sodium levels drop too low to allow them to process nutrients which can cause death.

03 Jan 2018 1:26 PM

Gastroenterologists reveal 7 ways to ease trapped wind

'Tis the season to be jolly and possibly sick in the tummy too!

26 Dec 2017 4:11 PM

Find out why life on Mars is impossible

According to Oxford scientists, Mars was made uninhabitable when its surface water was absorbed into the planet’s crust.

21 Dec 2017 4:13 PM

Life on Mars: Streaks may be sand, not water

Mars theory gets dusted; a new study suggests that dark streaks on Mars represent flowing sand - not water.

21 Nov 2017 9:25 AM


This water test can save India from crippling bone disease

Here is what researchers discovered.

14 Nov 2017 9:27 AM

“Oil and Water don’t mix”, but what if they do?

Condensation-based method developed at MIT could create stable nanoscale emulsions.

11 Nov 2017 9:32 AM

Here are some methods to control your hunger after a workout

Get started with these helpful tips.

06 Nov 2017 6:38 PM

There may be toxic levels of lead in drinking glasses, says study

Researchers find lead and cadmium on surface of glasses and rims, with 1,000 times higher concentrations.

06 Nov 2017 2:04 PM

How cold showers can have significant benefits

Find out more.

27 Oct 2017 1:59 PM