Why does time seem to move so slowly when we're in danger?
March 27, 2020, 2:26 p.m. by Christian Cotroneo
It's like your brain is capturing memories at a higher shutterspeed.
Researchers turn to 'sentinel trees' to warn of destructive pests
March 27, 2020, 9:20 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
Global effort aims to help protect native tree species and reduce the billions in potential damages.
When music speaks to you, your brain syncs up with the musician's
March 26, 2020, 10:42 a.m. by Christian Cotroneo
It's why you can feel so in tune with a performer at a concert.
Humans built these mystery circles from mammoth bones 20,000 years ago
March 19, 2020, 12:21 p.m. by Christian Cotroneo
They may reveal how humans survived the Ice Age.
What does proximity to fast food have to do with longevity?
March 12, 2020, 12:44 p.m. by Christian Cotroneo
It's one of 3 surprising 'community' factors that matter.
Pesticides impair the brain development of baby bees
March 4, 2020, 3:16 p.m. by Christian Cotroneo
Shrunken brains have a harder time processing basic tasks.
Half the world's beaches could be gone by the end of this century
March 3, 2020, 2:18 p.m. by Christian Cotroneo
And with them, we'll lose vital protection from extreme weather events.
A second, smaller moon has been hanging around our planet for years
February 27, 2020, 4:27 p.m. by Christian Cotroneo
It will likely be moving along in a few months.
This microscopic parasitic animal doesn't breathe, and it's the only one we know of
February 26, 2020, 5:41 p.m. by Christian Cotroneo
H. salminicola is sort of like a jellyfish, and it has no use for oxygen.
Some birds watch other birds to see if what they're eating is good ... or gross
February 21, 2020, 1:13 p.m. by Christian Cotroneo
They only have to watch a video of a bad dining experience.
A Western-style diet could affect the brain in as little as a week
February 21, 2020, 8:27 a.m. by Christian Cotroneo
Foods high in fat and sugar may compromise the hippocampus.