fun with science

fun with science

How to Get Someone to Let Their Guard Down

There's a fine line between intimacy and manipulation.
Caroline Beaton
4.6.17
fun with science

MRIs Say We’re All Needy Attention Seekers on Facebook

Our brains follow a predictable pattern when it comes to sharing stories.
Dene Moore
2.28.17
fun with science

Guess Who Sleeps Just Fine After Having Kids

A study found that having children affects moms more than dads.
Susan Rinkunas
2.27.17
fun with science

Could Snail Slime Be the Future of Pain Relief?

Scientists are excited about a pain-killing compound they found in a little stinging sea snail.
Kastalia Medrano
2.21.17
fun with science

The Science of Why You Can't Carry a Tune

Singing requires a surprising amount of coordination.
Tim Falconer
2.14.17
fun with science

Why Do People Cry More on Planes?

The Mile Cry Club is a thing.
Adam Lewis
2.13.17
fun with science

Sex, Drugs, and Music Are All the Same to Your Brain

A pill that blocks a drug high ruins music enjoyment, too.
Nick Keppler
2.8.17
fun with science

Compliments Are Like Mini-Orgasms for Your Brain

The science behind why high praise lifts your mood.
K. Aleisha Fetters
2.6.17
fun with science

Can Analyzing Your Spit and Blood Make You a Better Athlete?

Maybe—but the science still has some catching up to do.
Christine Yu
1.27.17
fun with science

Your Genes Influence Who You Settle Down With

And your top candidate will likely seem familiar.
Dan Roe
1.12.17
fun with science

Why a Single Run Makes You Smarter

And other low-impact ways to enhance your brain.
Denny Watkins
1.11.17
fun with science

Doctors May Have Figured Out a Way to Heal Scar Tissue

Fat cells to the rescue.
Paul Spencer
1.9.17
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