A new Human Rights Watch (HRW) report details the shocking treatment of the mentally ill in Indonesia. Thousands of mentally ill in that country are chained to their beds or confined in small spaces, sometimes for years at a time. This happens even though there are laws prohibiting this treatment.
Scientists have uncovered a new group of human remains in the Plain of Jars area in Laos. They go all the way back to the Iron Age, some 2,500 years ago. The scientists hope that the newest discoveries will bring some information about who created the jar and burial sites across the area.
Just hearing the word "mucus" is enough to make some people uneasy. But science tells us that mucus protects us. Researchers recently found that many health benefits can come from mucus and viruses. When you have a cold, mucus is hard at work to make you healthy and keep harmful bacteria away.
Scientists at the California Institute of Technology say they have found evidence of a ninth planet. They are calling it "Planet Nine." The scientists are working to confirm that it is there, and hope to take a picture of it one day.