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September 21, 2018


Does The Shape Of A Beer Glass Actually Affect How You Drink?

Scientists studied how a glass’s shape might influence the rate at which someone consumes beer.

September 20, 2018


How Did Saltwater Steelhead Trout Evolve To Live In Freshwater?

Within the last century, saltwater steelhead trout evolved to live in freshwater.

September 19, 2018


How You Envision Others Says A Lot About You In Real Life

Perhaps imagining someone else with the qualities you admire is one way to develop them in yourself.

September 18, 2018


How Big Was the Founding Population of Native Americans?

In 2018, researchers found that the amount of first humans that crossed the land bridge from Siberia over to Alaska was much smaller than people originally assumed.

September 17, 2018


Video Games Can Help Ease Trauma

A recent study found that playing games such as Tetris within six hours of being in a car accident could ease the rate of intrusive memories due to trauma from the event.

September 14, 2018


How Similar Are Humans And Chimps?

Humans and chimps share something like 98 percent of our DNA. But what does this really mean?

September 13, 2018


Don’t Pet That Honey Badger

The honey badger: a weasel with a sweet name and an ability to do serious damage.

September 12, 2018


Travelers’ Diarrhea Has A Type

If your blood type is A, you’re more likely to get stomach-based ailments when visiting developing countries than people with other blood types.

September 11, 2018


The Solar-Powered Slug

A slug can use solar energy to nourish itself.

September 10, 2018


Large Mammal Extinctions: Did Prehistoric Humans Do It?

Was it climate change or overhunting by our ancestors that killed off wooly mammoths and other large mammals?

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