Ears pop during flight because of changes in air pressure as the plane ascends and descends.
Emotional tears are produced by different tear ducts than regular moisturizing tears.
V2, a special region in the visual cortex, stitches together the visual data from each eye to produce one seamless 3-D image.
An unstable environment shapes a rat's outlook and makes them anticipate bad outcomes.
After a nine-year expedition, the New Horizon spacecraft finally reached Pluto to see what's at the heart of the exoplanet.
Fit For A Queen According to legend, King Arthur gained the crown by pulling a sword from a rock. Queen honeybees have an equally enchanting way of ascending to the throne: royal jelly! This special jelly is made of water, proteins, fatty acids, organic acids, vitamins and minerals. These substances are mixed with bee milk, a […]
The male Zeus bug hitches a ride on the female's back and feeds off her.
Cigarette butts, a huge source of littering, can be repurposed into carbon supercapacitors used in electronic devices.
Not so! Your body acts as a heater and warms up cold air as you breathe it in.
Pound for pound, the rhino beetle is the strongest creature on Earth: It can carry 850 times its own weight on its back.