Homebuilders are not getting a bump from lower mortgage rates

David Paul Morris | Bloomberg | Getty Images A contractor uses a hammer while working on townhouse under construction at the PulteGroup Metro housing development in Milpitas, California, Oct. 25, 2018. Mortgage applications to purchase a newly built home dropped 11 percent in November, compared with a year ago, according […]

Lower mortgage rates push more borrowers to refinance, as Harvey mucks up the data

Total mortgage application volume increased 3.3 percent, from the previous week, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association’s seasonally adjusted report. Volume remains 23 percent lower than the same week one year ago, when rates were even lower. After pulling back for the last few weeks, more homeowners applied for a […]

Astronauts have lower physical fitness, excercise capacity in spaceflight: Study

Astronauts aboard the International Space Station (ISS) or in deep space missions have lower physical fitness and exercise capacity as their heart and blood vessels become less effective at transporting oxygen to muscles, a new study has found. Researchers set out to find why astronauts’ exercise capacity decreases between 30 […]

Astronauts have lower physical fitness, excercise capacity in spaceflight: Study

Astronauts aboard the International Space Station (ISS) or in deep space missions have lower physical fitness and exercise capacity as their heart and blood vessels become less effective at transporting oxygen to muscles, a new study has found. Researchers set out to find why astronauts’ exercise capacity decreases between 30 […]

Astronauts have lower physical fitness, excercise capacity in spaceflight: Study

It is found that there is a decrase of 30-50% of excercise capacity as heart and blood vessels become less effective at blood transportation. Astronauts aboard the International Space Station (ISS) or in deep space missions have lower physical fitness and exercise capacity as their heart and blood vessels become […]