According to many studies over the past decade, mothers living near high traffic areas are more likely to give birth prematurely.
Scientists have begun studying quail eggs to understand if nature or nurture changes the newly born chicks.
You exercise, eat right, and still have difficulty keeping the weight off. Could the problem be how your brain responds to dieting?
A study shows that men and women may have much different responses to stressful situations.
Scientists find that male fetuses ignore their mothers' stress signals.
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In recent years, scientists have seen more and more cases where memory loss isn't just a natural consequence of aging. Sometimes it's caused by other factors.
Imagine being cooped up for months inside a space capsule or station with other astronauts, constantly checking equipment to make sure everything works.
It would probably make a pretty cheesy horror movie, but the thing is, it's true. In fact, that creature with the extra brain is you.