Unfortunately, this old saying doesn't make a lot of sense in the context of modern science.
We solve yet another kitchen mystery on this A Moment Of Science.
Evidence that elephants can be haunted by traumatic experiences for decades puts a darker spin on the old adage, "An elephant never forgets."
Research has shown that people snore less in space. Could this have any ramifications has for us here on Earth?
They've gotten a bad wrap over the years, but what are trans fats exactly?
This feat of collective mimicry is a testament to just how clever evolution can be.
According to geologists, there's something very hot going on under all that ice.
In Florida, there are invasive snails the size of rodents -- and they're wreaking havoc!
When it comes to the evolutionary origins of monogamy, scientists still have a long way to go.
55 million years ago, as the Earth heated up, many mammal species got smaller. Could the same thing happen again with human-induced global climate change?
How long do you think is the world record for going without sleep? (Hint: It's a really, really long time.)
Though you may think you love caffeine, you're no match for this custom-built E. coli strain.