Featured by Erin Blakemore
What’s the secret to sexiness?
You can't start a fire without a spark.
For veterans with PTSD, tinnitus can be unbearable. This scientist is finding ways to soothe them.
What can silence a ringing ear?
Old dogs need to learn new tricks. Here’s why.
Neural stimulation through education can buy aging brains some time.
How bad are Christmas trees for the environment?
Artificial trees can actually be a smarter choice in certain scenarios.
Playing bad can shape behavior, but not in the way you think
It’s good in the long run for the human psyche.
Five dolls that changed the world
You’re more likely to spot these dolls in a lab than a toy box.
We might have started kissing to share chewed up food (and other delicious facts about smooching)
Science for your smoocheroos.
We calculated how much sweat will come out of the Super Bowl and oh boy
Enough for a good Gatorade-style dunking, at least.
Snow is the only thing keeping some plants and animals from freezing to death
There’s a secret refuge beneath the snow.
Seven mysterious sounds science has yet to solve
The loneliest whale in the world is just one example.