Using acoustic data, researchers identified and mapped the calls of diverse marine mammal species in fish spawning grounds on Georges Bank, including (from top right, clockwise): blue (snout only is pictured), humpback, orca, fin, dolphin,..
This infographic explains the research behind how you know what people are feeling just by looking at their faces.Credit: Adrienne Wood Smile! It makes everyone in the room feel better because they, consciously or unconsciously,..
he quality of your writing will likely get better if you simply type slower, according to a recent study. Researchers from the University of Waterloo asked study participants to type essays using both hands or..
Variation in the colour of the eyes from brown to green can all be explained by the amount of melanin in the iris, but blue-eyed individuals only have a small degree of variation in the..
Depression is the leading cause of disability in the world; Globally, an estimated 350 million people of all ages suffer from depression. Depression is more than just feeling “down.” It is a serious illness caused by changes in brain..
Indiana University researchers have found that people who seek out news and information from social media are at higher risk of becoming trapped in a “collective social bubble” compared to using search engines. The study,..
At this Verdenskortet (map of the world), visitors can march across all the world’s countries in a matter of minutes. The World Map on the banks of the Lake Klejtrup in Denmark is a 4,000-square-meter..
The best kindergarten you would’ve ever seen! At Fuji Kindergarten outside Tokyo, kids make the most of a magical environment designed just for them.Tokyo-based firm Tezuka Architects created an unique and beautiful environment that, as a..
A new study by investigators at Brigham and Women’s Hospital (BWH) offers an additional reason to get a good night’s sleep. In a closely controlled study of fourteen participants, researchers found that they were significantly..
A world without honeybees would also mean a world without fruits, vegetables and seeds. The importance of bees to humanity’s survival is impossible to overstate, yet their numbers are plummeting. In the past five years alone,..