In 2018, NASA launched the transiting exoplanet survey satellite, or TESS, in order to study planets that circle other stars.
In a recent study, people took longer to tell the truth in a foreign language because the extra cognitive load of speaking a different language made it harder.
Blizzards and icy weather may seem out of place in a warming world, so how do we explain cold weather in the time of global warming?
Root rot is a condition of indoor and outdoor plants that may be caused by poorly drained or overwatered soil or soil-borne pathogens and nematodes.
An international team of biomedical scientists think Alzheimer’s is caused by an infection of the brain by the same bacterium that causes the gum disease gingivitis.
Not getting enough sleep can eventually clog arteries, which can cause a heart attack or stroke.
Cotard’s Syndrome is a rare condition where patients sincerely believe that they’ve died.
There’s a big gap between how we act in virtual reality and how we act in real life, as scientists who did an experiment focused on yawning found out.
Milkweed, the only plant that monarch caterpillars eat, has been declining due to the use of glyphosate herbicides on agricultural fields.
When people are better at differentiating their negative emotions, they’re less likely to become aggressive when they feel angry.