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Fri, 09 Dec 2016 11:00:34 +0000Anyone who owns a cat is familiar with the head-bumping way they greet you, but what does this behavior mean? Learn more on this Moment of Science.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 11:00:31 +0000One reason why last night's red wine is making you so miserable today? Congeners.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 11:00:52 +0000Asian elephant calves born in captivity die young approximately 50% of the time.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 11:00:41 +0000What appeared to be an ancient city destroyed by tidal waves was something else entirely.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 11:00:39 +0000After all, as children we internalize the emotional reactions of those around us and store them in emotional brain circuits. Then, later, when we encounter a moral problem, these automatic gut feelings guide our decision- making.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 11:00:26 +0000You've been on a treadmill for a while and then suddenly step off. Why do you feel like you're moving much faster than you think you should be?
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 11:00:17 +0000Most people will agree they cannot remember much, if anything, prior to around age four. Yet when we look at a two or three year-old, perception and cognition appear to be in place and functioning. Why are those years lost to us?
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 11:00:18 +0000It's not just humans, sheep, dogs, and horses that can recognize faces.
Tue, 29 Nov 2016 11:00:33 +0000Ever wondered why we humans don't have spots or stripes? Well, maybe you haven't, but it is interesting that so many creatures are multicolored but we are not.
Mon, 28 Nov 2016 11:00:00 +0000You don't have to smelt iron if it comes from a meteorite.