Scientists Discover the FIRST Animal That Doesn’t Breathe
This alien looking animal is a relative of jellyfish and it's outstanding, as unlike all other animals on Earth, it doesn’t require oxygen
The Doctors Thought She Had a Brain Tumor. They Were Wrong
Doctors first believed Rachel Palma was suffering from a cancerous brain tumor. To her relief they found something else, much stranger.
Disease Lurking in Swimming Pools Can Ruin Your Vacation
Cryptosporidium is a tiny yet very dangerous parasite lurking in public swimming pools, learn how you can protect yourself from it
Here's How to Prevent and Treat Intestinal Parasites
Although many people seem to think of intestinal parasites as ailments that occur only in countries that are underdeveloped, that isn't true. Take a look.
Warning! This New Species of Tick is Invading the U.S.
A new type of tick has been found in the U.S. This is what you need to know!
This Parasite Knows How to Control Our Immune System...
More than half the population is affected by the body-controlling parasite, Toxoplasma. Scientists have worked out just how it manages to control our bodies.
Sticking to One Doctor Could Help Prolong Your Life!
Keeping the same doctor rather than switching between different ones has a noticeable effect on mortality rates. Find out more here.
Forget Apples! It's an Egg a Day That Keeps the Doc Away!
According to new research, it could actually be an egg a day that keeps the doctor away.Find out more here!
What Species Is the Oldest on Earth? You’ll Be Surprised
You'd be surprised to find out how far back some species go, including humans...
Depression Can Be Eased By Taking a Hot Bath, Study Finds
A small study conducted at the University of Freiburg has found that taking a daily bath might be good for depression. Read more about the study here.
Determine If You're a Type D Personality With This Guide
The D in Type D personality stands for "distress", which refers to the heightened level of the emotion that Type D people tend to feel. Find out more here.
Here Are 40 Awesome Reasons to Get a Cat Today!
Not only will saving a street cat make it 98% less likely to die, but you'll also reap many benefits by welcoming one into your home! Here are 40 of them.
Science Shows That Touching is Vital For Your Well-Being
Touching is vital for human development in children, and it's also vital for the strength of familial and romantic relationships. Learn more here.
Age-Related Cognitive Decline Might Be a Reversible Thing!
Age-related cognitive decline is something we've all come to accept, but a new study has shown that the process might just be reversible. Read on for more.
These 15 Things Have All Strongly Been Linked to Cancer
When it comes to deaths in the US, cancer is second only to heart disease. Here are 15 known and suspected carcinogens.
Why Do We Sometimes Hallucinate? Find Out Here!
In this informative TED-Ed video, Elizabeth Cox details the science of hallucinations.
Ever Wondered How Hormones Work? Well, Wonder No More!
Ever wondered how hormones work? Well, wonder no more as this informative TED-Ed video explains all!
Red Meat Allergens Can Increase Heart Disease Risk
Red meat has long been linked to heart disease, but a new study marks the first time that the allergens it contains can increase the risk of contracting it.
Researchers Have Managed to Actually Reverse Dementia...
Dementia doesn't yet have a cure, but the world is a step closer to having one after researchers managed to reverse the illness in mice. Read on to learn more.
These 10 New Species Were Only Discovered in 2018!
From creatures the size of office blocks to those that are only visible when viewed under a microscope, the 10 newly-discovered species are wonderful!
Here's What Everyone Really Must Know About COPD!
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, also known as COPD, is a group of progressive lung diseases. Here is everything you need to know!
2018 Has Already Become a Fantastic Year For Science...
We're barely five months into it, but 2018 has already been a fantastic year for scientific achievement. Here are 18 of the greatest to date this year.
This Novel Antioxidant Makes Old Blood Vessels Young Again
This novel antioxidant that targets mitochondria has the ability reverse the aging of blood vessels. Found out more here!
Why Do Animals Play Dead? Some Surprising Answers!
Ever wondered why animals play dead? If so, you're in for a treat as all is revealed in this informative TED-Ed video.
These 10 Animals Can Function Perfectly Well with No Brain
Everything needs a brain to live, right? Well, not necessarily! Some animals have no brain, yet they manage to survive just fine! Here's 10 of them!