The eyes of insects are very different than those of mammals like humans. Nevertheless, they serve their owners well.
Some people believe that a dog's mouth is cleaner than a human's. While this may be true, which mouth is more dangerous to people?
When it comes to thunderstorms, you may not be as safe as you think.
It is clear that sufficient sleep and health go hand-in-hand. But is it possible to get too much sleep?
Bursting balloons make a lot of noise. How can something so simple be so loud?
In this Moment of Science, we discuss the possible anticancer benefits of drinking green tea.
There aren't too many of us who think leeches are cool--but they are still used in medicine, and now there is even a mechanical leech.
As it turns out, not everyone loves music. How is this possible?
While actually working out is the best way to get stronger, research suggests that even just thinking about lifting heavy objects can yield results.
It's hard to believe such a common medical tool could be so dangerous, but it is.