'Inactive' brain cells might control a major part of our mentality
March 27, 2017, 3:44 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Ever hear the myth that people only use a small percentage of their brains? Consider it busted.
Atheists are less fearful of death than most religious people
March 24, 2017, 5:25 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
A new study on religious leanings and death anxiety reveals some surprising findings.
Revolutionary new drug might actually reverse aging
March 24, 2017, 2:54 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
A protein complex has been shown to repair DNA damage caused by radiation or old age.
What your nose shape says about the evolution of your ancestors
March 23, 2017, 4:08 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Whether long and narrow or short and wide, your nose is ideally adapted to a particular environment.
These parrots high-five in the air while laughing contagiously
March 20, 2017, 11:23 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Rare human-like birds know how to have a good time, use tools, and even solve logical puzzles.
Fish found leaving the sea to evolve into land animals
March 17, 2017, 9:42 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Fish out of water? It turns out, that's exactly where these fish want to be.
Does this chess problem reveal the key to human consciousness?
March 17, 2017, 4:31 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Computers can't solve this chess problem. Can you?
What caused this strange code-like pattern to form on an Icelandic lake?
March 13, 2017, 11:07 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
The real message might be a warning about climate change.
Time crystals are a real thing, and researchers have made two of them
March 9, 2017, 12:02 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
This new phase of matter makes a reality out of theoretical physics.
Gravity-defying 'mystery spots' have a mind-bending explanation
March 6, 2017, 8:10 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
There are some strange places around the world where objects appear to roll uphill against gravity.
Stray dog follows adventure race team for 430 miles
March 6, 2017, 10:23 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
The harrowing story of how the dog managed to finish the race with his adopted companions will melt your heart.
Kulning: The haunting, beautiful Swedish herding call that's also a song
Woman films encounter with wild wolves running along a highway in Canada
How to redesign a van to live out of it
8 cooking liquids you shouldn't toss
650-year-old Polish oak is Tree of the Year
200 dogs just got rescued from a South Korean meat farm (and they need a place to call home)