Scientific articles

The Magnetic North Pole Continues Drifting Faster towards Siberia

Earth’s, which has been wandering faster than expected in recent years, has now crossed the prime meridian. Magnetic north has been lurching away from its previous home in the Canadian Arctic toward Siberia at a rate of about 55 kilometers a year over the past two decades. The latest model of the Earth’s magnetic field, released on December 10 by ...

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Discovering Unusual Factor for Extended Life

The results of the experiments conducted by scientists showed that the worms that were exposed to the oxidative stress at the beginning of their lives become more tolerant of the problems they face and enjoy the longer life. “Nature” magazine, which published the results of this study, reports that oxidative stress is the process of cell damage due to oxidation, ...

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Syrian Professor Wins “Nobel Prize” in Architecture

The Syrian architectural professor Muslim Saqqa Amini, born in Damascus in 1958, won the Pritzker International Prize, which is called the Nobel Prize in Architecture, to become the second Arab architect to win this prize after the late Iraqi Zaha Hadid. Professor Saqqa Amini is considered one of the world’s most important architects as he runs and manages an Islamic ...

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Remarkable Achievement by Scientists May Become a “Secret Weapon” against Cancer

Scientists have achieved a very important medical breakthrough using non-toxic silicon nanocrystals to generate high-energy rays that can create the next generation of high-tech cancer treatments. Scientists at the University of California (Riverside) and the University of Texas in Austin believe that they have discovered the “Holy Grail” of material sciences, which allows them to convert photons from low to ...

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Physicists Claim Discovering Strong Evidence of a New Force in the World

Four main forces: gravity, electromagnetism, and two nuclear interactions contribute in combining and separating everything in our surrounding world. Now physicists believe that they have detected activities related to a fifth physical force, originating from the helium atom. This is not the first time researchers claim that they discovered a similar force. A few years ago, they witnessed that in ...

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Move your Body …or you will Regret it !

A research team studied the case of the mice that were put in cages contain a “running track”. Some of the mice were running 10 Kilometers per day. After six weeks, the researchers noticed a decrease in the hematopoietic stem cells activity and  in the white blood cells level in comparison with the mice that were in cages free of ...

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Innovating Metal Does not sink into Water

Researchers from the American University of Rochester in cooperation with their Chinese colleagues have created a new way to treat the metals’ surface. This new way gives them utmost characteristics including their hatred of water. According to (ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces) magazine, the ultra-short pulsed laser treated minerals will never sink into water even when holes or other damages are ...

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Warning to students .. This is what energy drinks do to the body

In many countries, teens are increasingly using energy drinks in an effort to increase concentration and get rid of fatigue. According to a study conducted in South Korea, (50.6) percent of high school students who consumed energy drinks confirmed that they suffered from side effects such as insomnia and tachycardia.The study, conducted by researcher at the University of Kamyeong, Oh ...

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