Boosting your gut health sounds great. But this wellness trend is vague and often misunderstood

If you stroll down the grocery store aisle, you might be lured with foods marketed as benefiting your gut. Then there are the numerous health blogs about enhancing, supporting or keeping your “gut... Read more »

Nasal problem plagued long-nosed crocodile relatives — LiveScience.Tech

Research published in the journal Anatomical Record finds that humans have more in common with endangered crocodiles than we think — namely, a deviated septum. Gharials are some of... Read more »

Australia’s first satellite that can help detect bushfires within one minute of ignition set for launch

Imagine a system that might detect any bushfire in Australia within minutes of ignition so firemens might deal with the blaze prior to it spreads out. Last week saw... Read more »

Largest comet ever observed was active at near-record distance — LiveScience.Tech

A new study by University of Maryland astronomers shows that comet Bernardinelli-Bernstein (BB), the largest comet ever discovered, was active long before previously thought, meaning the ice within it... Read more »

Logan City Council fights to save endangered Gossia gonoclada tree, named after former premier

Along the banks of the Albert River amateur botanist and retired school instructor Glenn Leiper checks an abundant stretch of forest at Alexander Watt Park on the borders of... Read more »

Technique likely safe for human cells; has potential for sterilizing wounds, blood products — LiveScience.Tech

Life-threatening bacteria are becoming ever more resistant to antibiotics, making the search for alternatives to antibiotics an increasingly urgent challenge. For certain applications, one alternative may be a special... Read more »

Dormant gas exploration licences emerge as next frontier in New South Wales gas battle

About a years back, a coal joint gas business went door knocking in the New South Wales Upper Hunter. What took place next would drive a wedge through Anne... Read more »

Paleontologists debunk fossil thought to be missing link between lizards and first snakes — LiveScience.Tech

Filling in the links of the evolutionary chain with a fossil record of a ”snake with four legs” connecting lizards and early snakes would be a dream come true... Read more »

Strawberry prices could rise as farmers reduce crops amid COVID-19 labour shortage

Farmers are slashing the size of strawberry crops or not planting at all out of worry fruit will rot on the ground amid a picker shortage that is anticipated... Read more »

Anxiety cues found in the brain despite safe environment — LiveScience.Tech

Imagine you are in a meadow picking flowers. You know that some flowers are safe, while others have a bee inside that will sting you. How would you react... Read more »