Earth Science • Earth.com
09-29-2022
Women have an advantage when running short distances
It has long been established that men outpace women in mid- and long-distance running. However, speed over shorter distances is determined by the magnitude of force athletes can apply in relation to body mass. Muscular force to body mass ratio is greater in smaller individuals, and women tend to be smaller than men.  The understanding of sex performance differences for short sprint events has received little attention. The understanding of comparative strength, speed and endurance capabilities of male and female athletes has been a challenging issue for...
Read more...
06-12-2019
‘Real-life Loch Ness Monster’ fossil discovered in Antarctica
‘Real-life Loch Ness Monster’ fossil discovered in Antarctica. You don’t...
Read more...
06-12-2019
Gut microbes react differently to foods with the same nutritional content
Gut microbes react differently to foods with the same nutritional...
Read more...
06-12-2019
Scientists identify the brain circuit which allows us to tune out distractions
A team of neuroscientists at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology...
Read more...
06-12-2019
In order to combat antimicrobial resistance, policies must be evaluated
Despite growing global awareness surrounding the antimicrobial resistance epidemic, policy...
Read more...
06-11-2019
Mobile apps can help steer users away from polluted city areas
A new mobile application developed by experts at the University...
Read more...
06-11-2019
Disruptive molecular mechanism in the gut causes overeating
Researchers at the University of California, Riverside have identified a...
Read more...
06-10-2019
Human brains are highly sensitive to musical pitch
While studies have shown that humans and our closely-related monkey...
Read more...
06-10-2019
Seals and robots help solve Antarctic ice hole mystery
In the winter, Antarctica’s Weddell Sea is covered with a...
Read more...
06-10-2019
Current water cycle diagrams are dangerously outdated
Current water cycle diagrams are dangerously outdated. Water cycle diagrams...
Read more...
06-10-2019
Biomass and solar power can be turned into hydrogen and diesel fuels
Biomass and solar power can be turned into hydrogen and...
Read more...
06-10-2019
Scientists identify a gene that can be used to grow more productive crops
Scientists identify a gene that can be used to grow...
Read more...
06-09-2019
Washington Post: Climate testimony from intelligence agency blocked
Senior government officials blocked testimony from an intelligence agency staffer...
Read more...
News coming your way
The biggest news about our planet delivered to you each day