The oldest tree in Europe is a 1,230 year-old Heldreich’s pine living in southern Italy.
A chemical analysis of a Bronze Age jug found in Egypt might finally vindicate an old theory that jugs like it contained opium.
A growing body of research has slowly revealed a number of characteristics Neanderthals shared with humans.
Scientists studying dental plaque on the teeth of a medieval nun made a startling discovery about medieval manuscripts.
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We look at why there’s an increasing number of “biggest ever wildfires” and how climate change is affecting California’s fire seasons.
About 80,000 people a year suffer a traumatic brain injury in the united states. Scientists have developed a new way to treat them.
Contrary to popular western practice, there is no “normal” way to sleep. There are just culturally accepted practices. Sleep is comprised of four stages of NREM (Non-Rapid Eye Movement) sleep and one of REM sleep, which is about 25 percent of a night’s sleep. These stages regulate and restore the body. People do not experience […]