15 Results for

parasite

Article

Fend off parasites by washing your sheets this way

Got allergies? This may be your solution.

By January 11, 2016

Article

Meet the parasite that can burrow its way into the human eye

A 19-year-old college student in England contracted a microscopic parasite called Acanthamoeba that started eating her left eye. The other scary part: how she got it.

By May 27, 2015

Article

The microscopic parasite helping to solve astronaut bone density loss

A tiny roundworm is being studied in space in a bid to observe precisely what happens to muscle mass under zero-G conditions.

By January 12, 2015

Article

Could Viagra make it harder to spread malaria?

The drug that comes in a little blue pill could help keep malaria contained by stiffening up the parasite that causes it, say researchers.

By May 16, 2015

Article

Eeww: iPhone microscope spots parasitic worm eggs

An iPhone outfitted with a cheap ball lens showed 70 percent sensitivity in finding worm eggs.

By March 14, 2013

Article

Anti-tech protesters target Kevin Rose's neighborhood

The Digg founder and Google Ventures partner reports that protesters carried a banner and distributed leaflets that described Rose as a "parasite."

By April 6, 2014

Article

Lab on a chip puts the pressure on a parasite

A simple device could help researchers better observe how well different compounds fight the increasingly drug-resistant malaria parasite.

By February 28, 2012

Article

At last, Google has some parasites

Canadian car rental company AutoShare and indie band the Editors both find inspired ways to use Street View to advertise themselves.

By December 1, 2009

Article

Wikia Search launches parasitic search bar

Clever but a little hinky: You can now rate Google results for including in Wikia Search.

By August 6, 2008

Article

Creditors begin a Thanksgiving feast with the ultimate parasite, SCO Group

SCO is being eaten alive. Finally.

By November 16, 2007