These pink feathered folk form complex social networks and are choosy about who they spend their time with, according to a new study.
For some reason, the bodies of deceased monks stay "fresh" for a long time.
A 2017 University of Wisconsin-Madison study was the first of it's kind to show structural differences in the psychopathic brain.
Gain-of-function mutation research may help predict the next pandemic — or, critics argue, cause one.
Temporal lobe epilepsy seems to rewire a part of the brain that's key to storing memories.
A recent study on monkeys found that stimulating a certain part of the forebrain wakes monkeys from anesthesia.
A large study evaluated stress levels across 493 cities in the United States, using nine different metrics. The analysis returned these five least stressful cities in America.
Starting this fall, public schools in Florida will be required to display the words “In God We Trust” in a noticeable place within each building used by a district.
There are scientifically proven ways you can improve your self-esteem, right now.
Are we witnessing evolution in real time?
It's all about smooth pursuit.
This is an image of the planet Uranus taken by the spacecraft Voyager 2 in 1986, with its innermost ring outlined here. This iconic image of Uranus may match what […]
When a gravitational wave passes through a location in space, it causes an expansion and a compression at alternate times in alternate directions, causing laser arm-lengths to change in mutually […]
No particle we know of can explain what's going on.
This is an image of the planet Uranus taken by the spacecraft Voyager 2 in 1986. This iconic image of Uranus appears to make it the most boring planet of […]
Do our minds have quantum structures that give rise to consciousness? Sir Roger Penrose, one of the world's most famous scientists, believes this and can explain how he thinks it works.
Researchers used the same method that would be employed to detect life on Mars.
Complex problems undermine the very principle of meritocracy: the idea that the ‘best person’ should be hired. There is no best person.
In this artistic rendering, a blazar is accelerating protons that produce pions, which produce neutrinos and gamma rays. Neutrinos are always the result of a hadronic reaction such as the […]
Could neuroscience help a Jeffrey Dahmer or a Ted Bundy become... better people?