A No-Spin Zone for Astronauts and Space Tourists

A No-Spin Zone for Astronauts and Space Tourists

Skydivers spinning out of control have just a few seconds before becoming unconscious. With nothing to stop them, many fall helplessly to Earth, unless they are rescued by a fellow diver, or regain enough situational awareness to deploy their parachute.



Hot Wheels Monster Trucks Live

Hot Wheels Monster Trucks Live

Hot Wheels Monster Trucks Live will bring everyone’s favorite Hot Wheels Monster Trucks to life, combining Hot Wheels’ iconic jumps and stunts with epic crashing and smashing to deliver an exhilarating family entertainment experience for kids of all ages.



Pet Theft Epidemic Can Be Tackled With Technology

Pet Theft Epidemic Can Be Tackled With Technology

As new statistics reveal pet theft is on the rise again, Aquarium Software says advances in technology can help deter this crime and bring those responsible to justice – as well as being a key tool in the ongoing fight against pet insurance fraud and illegal puppy farmers.





Two Newly Orphaned Mountain Lion Cubs Receiving TLC at Oakland Zoo

Two Newly Orphaned Mountain Lion Cubs Receiving TLC at Oakland Zoo

In ten months, a total of five unrelated, orphaned mountain lion cubs have been rescued and brought to Oakland Zoo by the California Department of Fish and Wildlife. These latest cubs have been introduced to each other and are doing well, bonding and providing much needed companionship to each other.



The Link Between Social Media and Mental Illness

The Link Between Social Media and Mental Illness

There’s a comprehensive body of research linking the use – and overuse – of social media with negative impacts on an individual’s mental and emotional well-being, explains Natalie Buchwald, Founder of Manhattan Mental Health Counseling.





Sleep and Memory: How They Work Together

Sleep and Memory: How They Work Together

Research over more than a century has also established that sleep plays an important role in memory retention. More recently, studies have begun to establish more precisely how the connection between sleep and memory works.



Risk of Hospital Readmission High for Broken Heart Syndrome

Risk of Hospital Readmission High for “Broken Heart” Syndrome

Though not having a heart attack, patients with “broken heart” syndrome still face considerable risk of hospital readmission and in-hospital death. This is the main finding of a study led by researchers at NYU School of Medicine and published online Oct. 2 in the European Heart Journal—Quality of Care and Clinical Outcomes.



4 Tips for Traveling with Your Furry Friend

4 Tips for Traveling with Your Furry Friend

It comes as no surprise that the “workaholic” mindset of many Americans can affect people’s willingness to take vacation days for traveling. However, work isn’t the only culprit hindering American’s travel. A study by Project: Time Off found the three top reasons why people don’t use their vacation days to travel are cost, children and pets.