11% of the Military Budget Could Fund Enough Renewable Energy for Every Home in the US: Just 11% of the Pentagon’s current $716 billion budget — about $80 billion — would pay to produce enough wind and solar energy to power every one of the 127.59 million households in the United States

11% of the Military Budget Could Fund Enough Renewable Energy for Every Home in the US: Just 11% of the Pentagon’s current $716 billion budget — about $80 billion — would pay to produce enough wind and solar energy to power every one of the 127.59 million households in the United States submitted by /u/mvea to r/EverythingScience [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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Human hearts have evolved for endurance, and we need it to stay healthy, suggests a new study comparing the hearts of humans, chimpanzees and gorillas, which found that the human heart can change shape to reflect more of a chimplike structure when people don’t do endurance exercise.

Human hearts have evolved for endurance, and we need it to stay healthy, suggests a new study comparing the hearts of humans, chimpanzees and gorillas, which found that the human heart can change shape to reflect more of a chimplike structure when people don’t do endurance exercise. submitted by /u/mvea to r/science [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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Black holes are the most mysterious and exotic objects in the Universe. Their existence came to our attention not through observation — but rather, through the beautiful mathematics of general relativity.

Black holes are the most mysterious and exotic objects in the Universe. Their existence came to our attention not through observation — but rather, through the beautiful mathematics of general relativity. submitted by /u/RobLea to r/EverythingScience [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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Cancer cells can hijack brain’s nerves [including triple negative “breast-cancer cells in the brain that act like neurons” … “form a specialized type of synapse…soak up… glutamate”] https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-019-02792-1

Cancer cells can hijack brain’s nerves [including triple negative “breast-cancer cells in the brain that act like neurons” … “form a specialized type of synapse…soak up… glutamate”] https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-019-02792-1 submitted by /u/vaarky to r/science [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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A 25-year-old woman turned up at a Rhode Island hospital with blood that had turned navy blue. According to a paper in the New England Journal of Medicine, the woman had used a topical pain reliever for a toothache. She was diagnosed with “acquired methemoglobinemia”.

A 25-year-old woman turned up at a Rhode Island hospital with blood that had turned navy blue. According to a paper in the New England Journal of Medicine, the woman had used a topical pain reliever for a toothache. She was diagnosed with “acquired methemoglobinemia”. submitted by /u/mvea to r/science [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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People with psychopathic traits are predisposed toward antisocial behavior that can result in “unsuccessful” outcomes such as incarceration. Researchers have shown “successful” psychopathic individuals, who control these tendencies, have more developed neural structures that control self-regulation

People with psychopathic traits are predisposed toward antisocial behavior that can result in “unsuccessful” outcomes such as incarceration. Researchers have shown “successful” psychopathic individuals, who control these tendencies, have more developed neural structures that control self-regulation submitted by /u/rjmsci to r/science [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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Sanders Vows, If Elected, to Pursue Criminal Charges Against Fossil Fuel CEOs for Knowingly ‘Destroying the Planet’: “They knew that it was real. Their own scientists told them that it was real. What do you do to people who lied in a very bold-faced way, lied to the American people?”

Sanders Vows, If Elected, to Pursue Criminal Charges Against Fossil Fuel CEOs for Knowingly ‘Destroying the Planet’: “They knew that it was real. Their own scientists told them that it was real. What do you do to people who lied in a very bold-faced way, lied to the American people?” submitted by /u/mvea to r/EverythingScience [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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Science Discussion Series: Climate Change is in the news so let’s talk about it! We’re experts in climate science and science communication, let’s discuss!

Science Discussion Series: Climate Change is in the news so let’s talk about it! We’re experts in climate science and science communication, let’s discuss! Hi reddit! This month the UN is holding its Climate Action Summit, it is New York City’s Climate Week next week, today is the Global Climate Strike, earlier this month was the Asia Pacific Climate Week, and there are many more local events happening. Since climate change is in the news a lot let’s talk about it! We’re a panel of experts who study and communicate…

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