A new NASA study shows Earth's climate likely will continue to warm during this century on track with previous estimates, despite the recent slowdown in the rate of global warming.
NASA scientists say 2013 tied with 2009 and 2006 for the seventh warmest year since 1880, continuing a long-term trend of rising global temperatures. With the exception of 1998, the 10 warmest years in the 134-year record all have occurred since 2000, with 2010 and 2005 ranking as the warmest years on record.
New Zealand researchers have published a study claiming that children and adolescents who watch a lot of television are more likely to manifest antisocial and criminal behaviour when they become adults.
New research aiming to incorporate the best data from previous studies indicates that cellphones really do increase the risk of brain cancer. Independent studies follow-up over a long period suggest the risk is doublerd for heavy phone users.