New Story Just Out: Sell Or Stay? Australia’s Fire Zone Experiment

Yet another interesting headline in the world of health and well-being. Sell Or Stay? Australia’s Fire Zone Experiment
After deadly 2009 wildfires, authorities offered to buy property to encourage people to move. Few accepted. The questions raised by Australia’s experience are freshly urgent after its latest fires.

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New Story Just Out: Daredevil ‘Mad’ Mike Hughes Killed In Crash Of Homemade Rocket

Yet another interesting headline in the world of health and well-being. Daredevil ‘Mad’ Mike Hughes Killed In Crash Of Homemade Rocket
Mike Hughes promoted himself as believing that the Earth was flat. He launched in homemade rockets with the goal of eventually flying to the edge of space to see for himself.

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New Story Just Out: Officials Scramble To Contain Coronavirus Outbreaks In South Korea, Iran And Italy

Yet another interesting headline in the world of health and well-being. Officials Scramble To Contain Coronavirus Outbreaks In South Korea, Iran And Italy
Health officials are on high alert over the global spread of the illness that has infected nearly 77,000 people in China, with more than 2,400 deaths tied to the virus.

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New Story Just Out: 2 Of Paris Climate Negotiators Lay Out 2 Scenarios In Their New Book

Yet another interesting headline in the world of health and well-being. 2 Of Paris Climate Negotiators Lay Out 2 Scenarios In Their New Book
NPR’s Lulu Garcia-Navarro speaks with climate scientists Christiana Figueres and Tom Rivett-Carnac about their new book, “The Future We Choose: Surviving the Climate Crisis.”

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New Story Just Out: Survival Of The Friendliest: How Our Close Friendships Help Us Thrive

Yet another interesting headline in the world of health and well-being. Survival Of The Friendliest: How Our Close Friendships Help Us Thrive
In her new book, Lydia Denworth makes the case for the vital necessity of friendship, tracing its effects on your genes, on your brain and even on animals like sheep and fish.

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New Story Just Out: ‘Antarctica Melts,’ NASA Says, Showing Effects Of A Record Warm Spell

Yet another interesting headline in the world of health and well-being. ‘Antarctica Melts,’ NASA Says, Showing Effects Of A Record Warm Spell
Taken just nine days apart, two images illustrate the impact a recent warm period had on the Antarctic Peninsula. NASA says such warmth “has become more common in recent years.”

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New Story Just Out: Trusting Injection Drug Users With IV Antibiotics At Home: It Can Work

Yet another interesting headline in the world of health and well-being. Trusting Injection Drug Users With IV Antibiotics At Home: It Can Work
When patients need long-term treatment with IV antibiotics, hospitals usually let them do it at home — but not if they have a history of injection drug use. A Boston program wants to change that.

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New Story Just Out: Scientists Announce Fresh Experiments On Antimatter

Yet another interesting headline in the world of health and well-being. Scientists Announce Fresh Experiments On Antimatter
Researchers have conducted a new test on antimatter — matter’s weird opposite. The researchers found that anti-hydrogen atoms behave exactly the same as regular hydrogen. But many questions remain.

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New Story Just Out: Hunt For New Coronavirus Treatments Includes Gene-Silencing And Monoclonal Antibodies

Yet another interesting headline in the world of health and well-being. Hunt For New Coronavirus Treatments Includes Gene-Silencing And Monoclonal Antibodies
The new coronavirus has spurred biotech labs in universities and companies to try to find new approaches to stopping the virus — from blocking its key enzymes to interfering with its genetics.

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