Researchers found information can be better retained with reinforcing stimuli delivered during sleep.
When playing the Ultimatum Game, chimpanzees can figure out how to cooperate with their partners and share the rewards like humans do.
People tend to get goose bumps when they experience cold or strong emotions, and the response is usually involuntary, thus acting acting as a genuine indicator of emotional [...]
Women who eat three or more servings of blueberries and strawberries every week may reduce heart attack risk by up to one-third.
A physics professor has invented a new way to make a clock using cesium atoms based on quantum mechanics and the wave-particle duality of matter.
Even while growing inside their egg cases, some embryonic sharks keep very still when predators are nearby to avoid being detected.
Elite surfers undergo surprisingly vigorous physical demands, according to a New Zealand study.
The desire for media-generated background noise is acquired more from parents and grandparents than from my students’ new-found relationship with social media.
Giant pandas have been found to produce a powerful antibiotic in their blood that rapidly kills pathogens. The discovery has potential applications for the treatment of [...]
The red worm, Lumbricus rubellus, can make nano-semiconductors called quantum dots when fed soil that contains metals like cadmium and tellurium.