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September 8, 2005


Filling Up After Dark

Do you often find that you have no appetite for breakfast?If so, might your lack of hunger be caused by the fact that you eat over fifty percent of your daily calories after dinner? Finally, do you regularly wake up at least once a night to raid the kitchen for high-carb snacks? Learn more on this Moment of Science.

June 3, 2005


Stress and Immunity

Have you heard that stress can reduce your immune defenses and make you sick? Learn more on this Moment of Science.

March 31, 2005


Humming Fish

Have you heard of humming fish? Learn more on this Moment of Science.

October 21, 2004


Soy and Prostate

Learn about yet another benefit to eating soy, on this Moment of Science.

June 1, 2004



Whiskers On Women?

Do you know women who are self-conscious about whiskers?

December 12, 2003


Prostate Problems

Do you have prostate problems? Learn about ways to combat prostate cancer on this Moment of Science.

September 27, 2003


Are You Chemically Dependent?

We need water, or H2O, to maintain our bodies in a fluid state. Water even gets involved in chemical reactions that occur in our stomachs, which break down foods containing sugars, starches, and proteins.

September 27, 2003


How Humans Are Like Rats

More importantly, rats and humans often suffer from the same diseases. That’s because humans and rats have the same basic physiology, similar organs, and similar body plans.

September 27, 2003


Male Lactation?

Male lactation: Fact of fiction? That’s the question on today’s Moment of Science. In 1979, a scientist concluded that there is no insurmountable physiological reason that men can’t lactate, or produce breast milk. In fact, there are a couple of cases where elderly men who received estrogen to treat prostate cancer were actually induced to […]

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