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December 14, 2018

 

14,000 Year Old Bread

In 2018, scientists discovered evidence of bread-making in the Black Desert of Northeast Jordan that dated back 14,400 years.

December 12, 2018

 

Dragonflies And The Predicting Brain 

Dragonflies have a 95 percent success rate when it comes to hunting their next meal.

December 11, 2018

 

Zebra Finches Categorize Color

Zebra finches perceive a boundary between the colors of orange and red.

December 10, 2018

 

The Heat is On For Painted Turtles

Temperature determines the sex of painted turtle hatchlings, and climate change is tipping the balance to an all-female future.

December 7, 2018

 

Your Eye Movements And Your Personality

Scientists have been able to find meaningful correlations between eye movement patterns and some major parameters of personality that have been identified by psychologists, like neuroticism, extraversion, agreeableness, and conscientiousness.

December 6, 2018

 

Warm-Blooded Opahs

Opahs, the only warm blooded fish species, are cold-blooded killers.

December 5, 2018

 

Meet The Strange And Fascinating Dementor Wasp

Dementor wasps were named after the infamous creatures in the Harry Potter series.

December 4, 2018

 

How Do Spiders Fly?

Scientists are studying how spiders do the behavior known as, “ballooning.” Ballooning is when spiders, using their silk, fly in the air.

December 3, 2018

 

Discovered on Facebook: The Magnificent Sundew

Nature photos uploaded to Facebook lead to the discovery of a new plant species.

November 30, 2018

 

Your Spatial Navigation Abilities Can Be Influenced By Where You Live

According to one study, people from the United States, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, and the Nordic countries are supposed to have the best spatial navigation abilities.

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