'Superbubbles' from another galaxy might be blowing powerful cosmic rays in our direction
March 5, 2019, 6:46 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
The bubbles act like particle accelerators that are 100 times more energetic than the ones we've built on Earth.
High fiber diets improve cancer treatments; probiotics make things worse
March 3, 2019, 4:01 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
If you want to get the most out of your immune therapy treatment, lay off the kombucha and eat whole foods.
The science behind why hipsters always end up looking the same
March 1, 2019, 5:58 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Conformity and anti-conformity are just two sides of the same coin.
What the singing mice of Costa Rica can tell us about human conversation
February 28, 2019, 4:45 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Studying the vocalizations of these remarkable rodents could teach us more about human speech.
Cannabis psychoactive can now be made in the lab without any plants needed
February 27, 2019, 11:13 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
We may never need to grow plants in order to produce THC again.
Deep layers of ancient human poop were found at the bottom of an Illinois lake
February 26, 2019, 10:57 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Archaeologists are using the poop strata to study the rise and fall of a once-great Native American civilization.
Hermit crabs are attracted to the smell of their own dead, for one very morbid reason
February 25, 2019, 5:30 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Gatherings might look like a funeral, but they have another purpose.
China's genetically engineered twins were secretly given brain enhancements
February 22, 2019, 9:33 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
A controversial CRISPR experiment on humans just got even more heated.
Earth's atmosphere stretches further than we thought possible — to the moon and beyond
February 20, 2019, 8:26 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
The moon actually orbits within Earth's outer atmosphere.
Why high-protein diets are shortening your life span
February 19, 2019, 2:42 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Bad news for all of the paleo, Atkins, Keto and Whole30 dieters out there...
Scratches made by ancient witches discovered in UK cave
February 18, 2019, 8:53 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
The markings were thought to ward off evil spirits.