Cellphone Radiation: Protect Yourself

Bad news about that handy little device you carry around in your pocket all day: a $30 million rodent study by the National Institute of...

What Coffee Can't Do

If you're like millions of Americans, it's more likely than not that your day begins with a cup of Joe. According to the National Coffee...

Weird Dreams? That May Be The Point

"I dreamed that the lady who ran the organic health food store where my seventh grade creative writing class met to use the computers...

This is Your Brain on Smog

Bad news for those of you who live near a busy highway: research shows that exposure to air pollution may affect your cognition for the...

Horse Sense

Ask yourself which animals (if any) have self-awareness and you'll open the door to an age-old mystery. A self-aware person is conscious...

The Animal Personality Test

Ask pretty much any pet owner and they'll tell you without hesitation that individual animals have personalities. That said, science is...

Are You a "Digital Hoarder"?

When we think of hoarders, the image that likely comes to us is of a house or apartment unit piled so high with old newspapers and junk...

Pandemic Blues? Try Nature

By this point, we're no doubt all familiar with the lowered mood associated with life during the COVID-19 pandemic.The combination of...

The App That Predicts Alzheimer's Risk

What is the likelihood that a given person will develop Alzheimer's disease within the next two to four years? Currently, the quickest...