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Another Unexpected Effect Climate Change: Dumber Bearded Dragons?

Scientists say that rising temperatures may make bearded dragons grow up to be less intelligent than their predecessors. A bearded dragon showing...

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Published: 2017-11-30 20:13 0

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Are Water Worlds Really the Best Places to Look For Alien Life?

Researchers think that planets covered with water may not be the best candidates for the search for extraterrestrial life. Can water-covered planet...

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Published: 2017-11-30 17:13 0

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Will a Melting Glacier Affect Your City? This NASA Tool Will Help You Find Out

Because the world’s seas and oceans don’t actually rise equally, rising water levels will have different impacts on different locations ar...

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Published: 2017-11-30 14:13 0

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It’s Man vs Machine Again in NASA’s Drone Race

NASA has pitted professional drone pilot Ken Loo against artificial intelligence to test how a new drone racing software competes against humans. &nb...

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Published: 2017-11-30 11:13 0

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Why Do Certain Sports Have a Lot More Left-Handed Athletes Than Other Sports?

Being left-handed may be an advantage to athletes in specific sports wherein time pressures are particularly demanding. Rafael Nadal [Photo by Cliv...

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Published: 2017-11-30 05:13 0

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Rodents' Advice for a Lifetime Love? Don't Drink More than Your Spouse Do!

Or he/she will leave you! Dear humans, let prairie vole partners show you the perfect recipe for breakups: being a heavy drinker and having an abst...

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Published: 2017-11-30 02:13 0

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Be One of the First People to See the Peculiar Interstellar Asteroid!

It looks phallic though...or some kind of a spliff? We just had a weird interstellar visitor — an odd-shaped asteroid. Quickly after seeing...

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Published: 2017-11-29 23:13 0

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Social Stress Can Open the Door to Depression, Scientists Warn

It affects and alters your brain so much without you even noticing.

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Published: 2017-11-29 20:13 0

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The Grim History of Humans' Overhunting that Wiped Out Giant Sea Cows

A story from the massive skeleton unearthed beneath Siberian beach. Just this month, there was a rare find of an extinct megafauna's skeleton; and to...

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Published: 2017-11-29 17:13 0

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Scientists Witness a New Bird Species Evolve in the Galapagos

A new species of finch has evolved in just two years in the Galapagos, and scientists were able to observe it happen in real time. The new finch sp...

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Published: 2017-11-29 14:13 0

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Here’s How You Get Someone to Stop Listening to Music That You Hate

Is your friend, family member, or significant other’s taste in music driving you crazy? Just some tweaks in their brain can them to see--or rath...

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Published: 2017-11-29 11:13 0

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What is Space? Or, Yet Another Question That We Never Really Thought to Ask

What exactly is space, anyway? Is it made of anything? Does it have an existence independent of the things that occupy it? If you take all of the matt...

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Published: 2017-11-29 08:13 0

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How an Amazon Tribe is Saving Their Medicinal Knowledge in a 1,044-Page Book

Members of the indigenous Matsés tribe of Peru are creating a compendium of their plant lore as well as preserving “healing forests&rdquo...

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Published: 2017-11-29 05:13 0

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Longer Lives, Poorer Health?

People in the United Kingdom are living longer, but they’re spending their retirement years in poorer health than their parents and grandparents...

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Published: 2017-11-28 20:13 0

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The Kindness of Bonobos: Why “Human Decency” isn’t Unique to Humans

Bonobos are capable of being kind to complete strangers, even when there’s no benefit to it.     Is kindness a uniquely human tra...

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Published: 2017-11-19 21:31 0

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