Nikolaas Tinbergen's concept of "supernormal stimulus" explains why humans are attracted to a heightened version of reality.
“It’s a big resource in the way the human genome is a big resource, in that you can go in and do discovery-based research."
The weirdest thing about the 21 feet found near Vancouver since 2007? Foul play has been ruled out.
Is fasting the key to burning fat? It's not that simple.
Almost all our school improvements fail. Here’s why.
Near death experiences change people’s lives - and not always for the better.
How can the law keep up with new genetic technology?
The spooky world of quantum mechanics might reach out and touch you — by mutating your DNA. Welcome to the weird world of quantum biology.
You can learn things 250% faster by unlocking your ‘flow state.’
How to unlock your brain’s natural antidepressants.
Will nature or nurture win out?
He wear no shoeshine, he got toe-jam football...
Understanding these links could bring us closer to a cure.
Listening to some songs can cause a powerful physiological response known as "frisson." What is it, and why does it happen?
Drugs that stifle acute inflammation may prevent the body from healing properly.
Researchers believe they have found a single point mutation in an infection-sensing gene that causes the autoimmune disorder.
Experiences that put you in a state of flow are shown to override PTSD and heartbreak.
Thanks to genetic clues, scientists discovered that an old stroke therapy that had abandoned for decades might just work.
It's the clitoris, stupid!