When you think about pearls, you usually imagine little white spheres strung on a necklace. But what do you really know about those beautiful gems? Take a look at these fun..
The Skin of the World’s Fastest Shark Could Be Used in Aviation
The United States Army has provided a fund for research on the skin of the mako shark to help build faster aircraft. Mako sharks, considered as the world’s fastest sharks..
What Is an Astronomical Clock and How Does It Work?
More than 600 years ago, on October 9th, 1410, a special clock started ticking in Prague, the capital of the Czech Republic. This astronomical clock is set on the western wall..
Study Reveals an Unexpected Benefit for Spicy Food Lovers
Most spicy food lovers don't need to look at some scientific study to be convinced to pile on the hot sauce.
Can You Fry Garlic In The Microwave?
Any cook worth their salt knows that garlic is the seasoning of the gods. Versatile, easy to use, and utterly delicious.
Science Might Be Able to Make Running Easier
Suppose you're like us and know that exercise is ~good for you~ but you would rather not go through all the pain and suffering that often accompanies running.
The Incredible Benefits of Forest Bathing
Japan's Tradition of “Forest Bathing” has scientifically proven benefits. Read to learn more about this unique practice!
What Blood Types Do Mosquitoes Prefer?
Mosquitoes probably like us more than we like them. But have you ever considered the possibility that those little buzzing pests could be playing favorites, opting for some of..
What Do Your Cat’s Noises Mean?
When a cat makes any type of sound, it's because they're trying to communicate something and a lot of these times.
Dare to Dream: Why Octopuses Change Colors in Their Sleep
A new study shows that octopuses have two different stages of sleep. Does that mean that just like us, they dream?
Can Animals Sense Natural Disasters?
Some animals seem to have a supernatural ability when it comes to the arrival of bad weather. From dogs who refuse to leave the house before a tsunami to cats who hide under..
Helping Your Cat Handle Holidays
Changes cause cats stress. But, don't worry, here are the things you can do to help your cat enjoy your holiday.
These Useful WD-40 Hacks Will Have You Feeling Ahead of the Game
When it comes to fixing things around the house, what's your go-to tool? For many, it's duct tape, super glue, while for others, it may be a drill or a hammer. Then, there are..
Do You Always Want To Sleep In? Here are Some Things Your Body Could Be Telling You
Research shows that most adults wake up feeling tired, of course, many things can cause that tired, sluggish feeling in the morning.
Hummingbirds See Colors We Can’t Even Imagine
Scientists have reported that Hummingbirds can see an impressive array of colors that are invisible to the human eye. In a sequence of experiments involving sugar water and..
At What Age Are People Happiest?
Research shows that the older you are, the more self-assured and content you become.