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September 17, 2007

 

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Men of Steel

A study out of the University of Missouri that found that guys with a "man- of-steel," "I-can-do-anything" attitude tend to heal faster than other guys.

March 21, 2006

 

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E.O. Wilson

What do you think about the idea that some of your behaviors may be naturally selected through the process of evolution?

February 9, 2006

 

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Dogs and Chimpanzees

Dog-human attentiveness may mean that dogs make better subjects to study cognitive skills than primates, even chimpanzees, our closest genetic relatives.

April 25, 2005

 

Transvestite Cuttlefish

For Australian cuttlefish, where males outnumber females four to one, how does a runt male stand a chance finding a mate? Learn more on this Moment of Science.

February 17, 2005

 

Moths Sniffing Out Odors

According to one study, scientists were able to train moths to associate certain smells with food. Learn more on this Moment of Science.

February 3, 2005

 

The Cardinal Mating Game

Imagine you're a female cardinal and you're looking for a mate. Before you are three males. Which one should you choose?

May 24, 2004

 

Pessimistic Rats

A recent study suggests that rats can be pessimistic. Find out how scientists completed their research on this Moment of Science.

September 27, 2003

 

Low Cholesterol Leads to Psychological Problems?

While low cholesterol is something we should all shoot for, having too low of a cholesterol level may cause other health related issues away from the heart.

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