I hate going to the dentist. In fact, I openly fear it. Yet I've never actually had a really bad or painful experience with a dentist.
I've heard that owning a dog or cat can be a good way to deal with stress and ward off depression. Is that true?
Everyone gets bored from time to time. But I was wondering--what is boredom exactly, scientifically speaking?
If you've ever cringed upon hearing the taunting cry of "you throw like a girl!" from out on the middle school playground, this Moment of Science is for you.
Would you ever try talk therapy over the phone?
Have you ever wondered why the sound of scraping a chalkboard seems so terrible to the human ear?
According to one study, keeping your weight in check may also depend on where you eat.
Does drinking from a curved glass increase the chance that you'll drink faster?
Is it really possible to be a chocolate addict in the same way that someone might be addicted to drugs?