When fluid blocks the passage of oxygen into the lungs, the resulting suffocation is known as drowning, whether or not the person is submerged in water.
There's one da Vinci of the body, a true Renaissance organ, which can perform functions of the lungs, liver, stomach and kidneys.
Adult painted turtles head underwater, where they'll spend the winter on the bottom of a lake, pond, or river but they use some tricks to survive the cold...
Although painted turtles don't have much else in common with automobiles, their wintertime coping strategies include antifreeze, too.
You took a stack of paper and burnt it. What happened to the papers when you lit them up?
If you could see an alien planet from Earth, you wouldn't necessarily need to look for cities. You could just check for oxygen in the atmosphere.
Scientists have found that mindfulness meditation, known as "Samatha Meditation," could be reducing the pain that people experience.
The Earth is made up of plenty of elements but Chromium is uncommon. This has scientists puzzled.
Why is it okay to bleach cotton cloth, but not wool?
Check any package of bacon, hotdogs, or cold cuts and chances are you'll find nitrites listed among the ingredients.