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Scientists Accidentally Invent Phone Battery That Lasts Twice As Long

INVENTORS have accidentally created a phone battery that lasts twice as long. The Brit researchers stumbled across the new material, called OSPC-1, that is also less...

Does Tapping A Can Actually Stop It From Fizzing? Scientists Have Their Say

THE tale is as old as time…if you tap your dropped, unopened can three times then it will not fizz up. We’ve all tried it a couple times but is it actually science?...

Are You Kept Awake By A Dripping Tap? Scientists Reveal The Household Product That Will Stop The Infuriating Sound

IT’S 3AM and the kitchen tap will not. Stop. Dripping. So what do you do when you’ve tried everything? According to curious scientists – who have spent the last...

New Fears Mega-earthquake Could Devastate Californian Cities Along The San Andreas Fault Line After Scientists Make Ominous Underground Find

WORRIED scientists are studying a newly-found section of the San Andreas fault over fears it could be the site of the next ‘Big One’ – a so-called ‘tectonic...

Commuting To Work By Train Could Lead To Healthier Life, Scientists Say

TRAVELLING by train to and from work could be the secret to a healthy life, scientists say. More than half of rail commuters average about half an hour of exercise a day...

Scientists Claim Smoking Can Cause Dementia By Clogging Up Part Of The Brain Used For Memory

SCIENTISTS claim smoking clogs up the part of the brain crucial for memory amid new research. Cigarettes create a build up of calcium in the section that stores memories...

Chimps And Orangutans Could Be Extinct By The End Of The Century, Scientists Warn

CHIMPANZEES and orangutans are on the brink of extinction, a top scientist has warned. Brazil, Madagascar, Indonesia, and the Democratic Republic of Congo alone harbour...

Chimps And Orangutans Could Be Completely Extinct By The End Of The Century, Scientists Warn

CHIMPANZEES and orangutans are on the brink of extinction, a top scientist has warned. Brazil, Madagascar, Indonesia, and the Democratic Republic of Congo alone harbour...

Flavoured E-cigarettes Can Be ‘deadly’ And ‘lead To Strokes And Heart Attacks’, Scientists Warn

FLAVOURED e-cigarette liquids can be as deadly as fags, scientists warn. They found they damage cells lining the heart and blood vessels, leading to cardiovascular...

Melting Of Antarctica Is Speeding Up Worrying Scientists

A massive new study finds that Antarctica is melting at an accelerating rate, with about 3 trillion tons of ice disappearing since 1992. Scientists from around the world...