First Blood Test used to Detect Brain Injuries Gets FDA Approval

The FDA has approved the first blood test that helps doctors diagnose traumatic brain injuries in the U.S.  Banyan Biomarkers, the test’s maker, can commercialize its test and the approval now gives the company an inside track on the goal to find a better way to diagnose concussions. The test doesn’t detect concussions and it […]

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New Species of Dinosaur Discovered in Egypt’s West Desert

A skeleton of a dinosaur has been found in Egypt’s West Desert and could be a signal that there are more finds to come.  The discovery is a new species of long-necked herbivore and is around the size of a city bus. Researchers from Mansoura University in Egypt’s Nile Delta made the discovery and believe […]

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New Light and Ranging Technique Reveals Thousands of New Mayan Structures

Advances in surveying technology have allowed researchers to uncover what are believed to be the remains of large Mayan cities beneath the jungles of Guatemala.  Sixty thousand previously undiscovered structures have discovered according to scientists. By attaching sensors to the underside of an airplane, scientists have been able to map vast landscapes by emitting pulses […]

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