When someone experiences a heart attack, cells in their heart die. Scientists have found two ways to replace the lost cells in rodents. The techniques may one day work in us.
Learn about 5 of the most significant battles of the American Civil War and how their outcomes changed the fate of a nation on the brink of ruin.
Broca's area, Wernicke's area, and the circle of Willis are important parts of the brain. They are named after the famous scientists who discovered them.
An oral storytelling performance can be both entertaining and educational. Prose, poems, and songs can all tell a story. Myths and traditional tales are often shared orally.
An old book, with a flawed approach and a non-scholarly objective, this book is useful only for examining it in of itself rather than in gleaning information from its intended subject.
Unripe lychees and ackee fruits contain toxins. Both fruits should be eaten only when ripe. In addition, it's very important that ripe ackee is prepared properly.
In 1929, reporter Grace Drummond-Hay was the only woman aboard the Graf Zeppelin airship as it circumnavigated the world.
Some people believe that NDE is proof of an afterlife. However, science provides alternate, and more plausible, explanations.
Giant viruses are huge entities compared to other viruses and are bigger than some bacteria. They are often large enough to be seen under a light microscope and contain very large genomes.
An ostensibly principally cultural organization, the Organisation Internationale de la francophonie is an excellent example of the politics of culture.
A comparison of Quranic and New Testament textual development and transmission in their first few decades.
Sister Nazarena was an American Camaldolese nun, who lived like an Egyptian hermit in a Roman convent for forty-five years.
The Dick Tracy Comic Strip originated with a man from Oklahoma. This tells his story, as well as Dick Tracy's connections to the state.
The giant hogweed causes burns and blisters. Grapefruit juice interferes with many medicines. The chemicals that cause these effects are called furanocoumarins.