Pain relievers like acetaminophen and ibuprofen are made with chemicals derived from oil. Scientists have shown how to make them from trees.
Neuroscientists hope to learn more in the hope of finding a way to reverse dementia.
For some reason, the bodies of deceased monks stay "fresh" for a long time.
Its apples taste bad, but institutions all over the world want a descendant or clone of the tree, anyway.
Gain-of-function mutation research may help predict the next pandemic — or, critics argue, cause one.
These pink feathered folk form complex social networks and are choosy about who they spend their time with, according to a new study.
Temporal lobe epilepsy seems to rewire a part of the brain that's key to storing memories.
A 2017 University of Wisconsin-Madison study was the first of it's kind to show structural differences in the psychopathic brain.
Studies show talk therapy works, but experts disagree about how it does so. Finding the answer could help professionals and patients.
A recent study on monkeys found that stimulating a certain part of the forebrain wakes monkeys from anesthesia.
There are scientifically proven ways you can improve your self-esteem, right now.
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.
Are we witnessing evolution in real time?
The first planet beyond ‘naked eye’ astronomy will pass within just 1° of Mars. Although there are eight major planets in the Solar System, most of us never see Uranus or […]
It's all about smooth pursuit.
The dream of multi-messenger astronomy is to seen an event with gravitational waves, neutrinos, and light all together. The newest candidate just might get us there. When it comes to cataclysmic […]
No particle we know of can explain what's going on.
All the other planets have craters, icecaps, clouds, or a rich, banded structure. But not Uranus. The eight major planets of the Solar System all possess their own unique features. The […]