The origin of the word limey has roots in people's understanding of treating scurvy.
Recent studies show for people who are truly fans, their brains consider their fandom as a relationship akin to a friendship.
Scientists are studying scrub jays to see if they have episodic memories.
Randomized surveys allow people to be honest even when the answers are embarrassing.
Scientists are researching why there are more than 7,000 different languages on Earth.
Billions of years from now, the sun will expand and engulf the Earth.
Maybe it's not just talent and training that differentiates good and great athletes.
Your body's temperature affects your cotton shirts.
Wild Science headed to the Indianapolis Zoo to learn more about California Sea Lions.
Wild Science visits the Indianapolis Zoo, where staff explain the intelligence and behavior of orangutans, and how their species is being threatened by humans.
Remember those inflatable clowns that stood about three feet high and had big red noses, meant for punching? Hit the clown as hard as you could, right back up.
If you suffered from the neurological disorder called "facial agnosia," you might not recognize the faces of close friends and family. How could this happen?
Here is an at home experiment you can try! Learn about molecular density!
Rattlesnakes are an important component of our ecosystem, but are also potentially dangerous to humans.
They may look gross and scary, but that's just them playing "opossum." We visit Wildcare Inc., to find out more about the "garbage collector of the forest."
The American Columbo plant doesn't flower until close to its 30th birthday, and then it promptly gives up the ghost.
Podcasting is a way to automatically download audio files on portable devices such as Apple iPods, other MP3 players, or on your computer for later playback.
To subscribe to a podcast, you first need software to detect and download the audio. Each podcast provides a URL to tell the software where to get the new audio content. All podcast software includes a field where you paste the URL of the podcast and a Subscribe button or other way to indicate you want to automatically download new content.
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