Scientists Pinpoint Why US Parents Are Less Happy
(Newser) – The "happiness penalty" between parents and nonparents in the US—that is, in which nonparents report being happier than their counterparts—is wider than in any of the other 21 countries researchers have analyzed. Now those researchers say ...
World felt its hottest May on record, US scientists reveal
Last month was the hottest May on record globally, making it the 13th month in a row to break heat records, US scientists have said. The global average temperature across land and sea surfaces in May was 0.87C (1.57F) above normal for the 20th century, ...
U.S. scientists using radio telescope find first key organic molecule in interstellar space
The Japan Times
Scientists used an extremely sensitive radio telescope to detect the molecule. They presented their findings at the American Astronomical Society meeting in San Diego this week, and published a paper in the journal Science. By skewing left or right, ...
US scientists have discovered new material that can eliminate 'sweaty armpits'
But a new technique may be able to help cool you down by automatically pulling sweat away from the body and releasing it as water vapour. An unusual material has been discovered which oozes water halfway before it becomes fully saturated with water.