Chinese Scientists Teach Robots to Swim Through Blood

Blood

Scientists at the Harbin Institute of Technology in China have developed micro-robots capable of moving inside human blood vessels. These nano-swimmers are fast and strong enough to pass through viscous liquids, like blood and deliver medicine.The nano-robots are controlled by an external magnetic field and can swim the front crawl at 10

Cows are Helping Researchers Fight HIV

HIV

‘An Alignment of the Stars’ Researchers have long been looking for ways to help HIV-infected individuals produce more broadly neutralizing antibodies (Bnabs) — antibodies which are known to combat multiple forms of virus. Bnabs are an important topic in HIV research, because the virus alters slightly with every cell division — meaning that a

Shooting the Achilles heel of nervous system cancers

Norris Cotton Cancer Center

Virtually all cancer treatments used today also damage normal cells, causing the toxic side effects associated with cancer treatment. A cooperative research team led by researchers at Dartmouth's Norris Cotton Cancer Center devised a strategy to target cancer cells while sparing normal cells. This strategy capitalizes on the fact that

Why Men Should Masturbate 21 Times A Month According To Science

Men masturbate

Calling all men – we have good news! Whilst it may seem hard to believe, masturbating frequently may actually result in a significantly lower risk of prostate cancer.Tragic news, I know.Researchers from Harvard University released a recent study, published in European Urology, that suggests men who climax 21 times or more per month

AI can predict how long you will live

Artificial intelligence is able to make a pretty accurate guess at how much longer you've got to live, as shown by a new study published in the journal Scientific Reports.In the “the first study of its kind”, scientists from the University of Adelaide used artificial intelligence to predict which patients

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