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November 13, 2015


bearded lady

Whiskers on Women?

For many women, growing older means growing a few whiskers.

January 30, 2015


two magpies, one with beak inside other's

Magpie Egg Hormones Create Bold Offspring

Magpie personality traits differ according to their parents' hormone levels.

January 17, 2015


male junco in urban setting (on General Electric sign)

The “Payoff” of Promiscuity

Is promiscuous behavior in male juncos due to testosterone levels?

December 10, 2014


parent holds infant's hand

Beyond Post Partum

Post-partum depression does not adequately account for the range of anxieties that come with early parenthood.

March 12, 2013


woman with her head on a pillow with a white background

Get Some Sleep! Your Body Needs It To Fight Colds.

Does the amount of sleep I get affect how likely I am to catch a cold?

February 14, 2013


a basket of apples

Why Am I Still Hungry?

You've just snacked on rice cakes. Why are you still hungry?

September 3, 2012


zebra fish's face

Fear Smells Like Sugar

Fear smells like sugar. At least that's the case for zebra fish.

March 20, 2012


man thinking with glasses with eyes closed

Is There A Connection Between The Brain And The Gut?

If the brain can upset the gut, can the gut upset the brain?

December 8, 2011



Are You Chemically Dependent?

We humans are dependent on chemicals like water, air, sugars, starches, fats, proteins, as well as on small amounts of vitamins and minerals.

June 9, 2011


Chimp walking around

The Positives And Negatives Of Being A High Ranking Chimp

Any chimpanzee from Kibale National Park in Uganda will tell you, being top banana has its advantages. But, there are many disadvantages as well.

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