April 2015

MDMA to treat anxiety

The use of MDMA in treating anxiety of those with life-threatening illnesses has been approved

The use of MDMA in treating anxiety of those with life-threatening illnesses has been approved. MDMA is a psychoactive drug the was invented back in 1912 by the pharmaceutical company Merck. It causes the release of certain neuortransmitters, as well as others.

New Bear Species Discovered

New teddy like bear discovered in China called Pika

Scientists have recently snapped a photo of a rare teddy-bear like animal called the Pika. People haven’t seen this animal in over 20 years. It’s native to the Tianshan Mountains of northwestern China. The reason why this animal is hardly seen is because it is endangered. A 1990’s estimate said that only 2,000 are left. Only 29 has been spotted in over three decades.

Cell Phones Could Be Charged In A Minute?

New technology shows cell phones could be charged within a minute

A cheap and long-lasting rechargeable battery, that charges fast could be in stores soon .It’s made of aluminum, which makes it safer than to the conventional lithium ion and alkaline batteries that is in use now. The challenge is trying to find a voltage after repeated cycles of charging and discharging. An international led by Stanford’s Hongjie Dai discovered a simple solution using graphite.

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