You’re not getting enough sleep—and it’s killing you: “The decimation of sleep throughout industrialized nations is having a catastrophic impact on our health, our wellness, even the safety and education of our children. It’s a silent sleep-loss epidemic.”

You’re not getting enough sleep—and it’s killing you: “The decimation of sleep throughout industrialized nations is having a catastrophic impact on our health, our wellness, even the safety and education of our children. It’s a silent sleep-loss epidemic.” submitted by /u/mvea to r/EverythingScience [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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Scientists found the 22 million-year-old fossils of a giant carnivore they call “Simbakubwa” sitting in a museum drawer in Kenya. The 3,000-pound predator, a hyaenodont, was many times larger than the modern lions it resembles, and among the largest mammalian predators ever to walk Earth’s surface.

Scientists found the 22 million-year-old fossils of a giant carnivore they call “Simbakubwa” sitting in a museum drawer in Kenya. The 3,000-pound predator, a hyaenodont, was many times larger than the modern lions it resembles, and among the largest mammalian predators ever to walk Earth’s surface. submitted by /u/Thorne-ZytkowObject to r/science [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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Housework could keep brain young: Every extra hour of light physical activity per day was linked to 0.22% greater brain volume, equal to just over a year’s less brain ageing, suggests a new study (n=2,354).

Housework could keep brain young: Every extra hour of light physical activity per day was linked to 0.22% greater brain volume, equal to just over a year’s less brain ageing, suggests a new study (n=2,354). submitted by /u/mvea to r/science [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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Our leaders are ignoring global warming to the point of criminal negligence. It’s unforgivable – Humanity survived the cold war because no one pushed the button. On climate change, the button has been pushed again and again

Our leaders are ignoring global warming to the point of criminal negligence. It’s unforgivable – Humanity survived the cold war because no one pushed the button. On climate change, the button has been pushed again and again submitted by /u/mvea to r/EverythingScience [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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Airbnb’s exponential growth worldwide is devouring an increasing share of hotel revenues and also driving down room prices and occupancy rates, suggests a new study, which also found that travelers felt Airbnb properties were more authentic than franchised hotels.

Airbnb’s exponential growth worldwide is devouring an increasing share of hotel revenues and also driving down room prices and occupancy rates, suggests a new study, which also found that travelers felt Airbnb properties were more authentic than franchised hotels. submitted by /u/mvea to r/science [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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Marijuana users weigh less, defying the munchies, suggests new research based on a conceptual model for BMI determinants (n = 33,000), which found that those who smoke cannabis, or marijuana, weigh less compared to adults who don’t.

Marijuana users weigh less, defying the munchies, suggests new research based on a conceptual model for BMI determinants (n = 33,000), which found that those who smoke cannabis, or marijuana, weigh less compared to adults who don’t. submitted by /u/mvea to r/science [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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US slides down press freedom rankings as watchdog warns of ‘climate of fear’ – The US slid three places to 48th in their global rankings, dropping below Botswana, Chile and Romania and entering the category of “problematic” regions for press freedom.

US slides down press freedom rankings as watchdog warns of ‘climate of fear’ – The US slid three places to 48th in their global rankings, dropping below Botswana, Chile and Romania and entering the category of “problematic” regions for press freedom. submitted by /u/mvea to r/EverythingScience [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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Green material for refrigeration identified. Researchers from the UK and Spain have identified an eco-friendly solid that could replace the inefficient and polluting gases used in most refrigerators and air conditioners.

Green material for refrigeration identified. Researchers from the UK and Spain have identified an eco-friendly solid that could replace the inefficient and polluting gases used in most refrigerators and air conditioners. submitted by /u/Wagamaga to r/science [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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