A Moment of Science

Royal Jelly And Vaccines

Dodany: 19 września 2017


Humans aren't the only ones that receive vaccinations.

Dolphin Versus Octopus

Dodany: 18 września 2017


Even when an octopus is technically dead, its arms can still fight.

Wax Worms Eat Plastic Bags

Dodany: 15 września 2017


Scientists may have found a solution for polyethylene pollution.

Bats Use Active Hearing

Dodany: 14 września 2017


Scientists are studying bats' echolocation abilities.

Parthenogenesis In Snakes

Dodany: 13 września 2017


Parthenogenesis is a scientific term for a virgin birth that takes place in species that usually reproduce sexually.

Are Spelling Bees Held in Languages Other Than English?

Dodany: 12 września 2017


Out of all the European languages, English takes the longest to learn how to read.

A River Meanders

Dodany: 11 września 2017


Rivers prefer not to flow in straight lines.

Waterworlds Throughout The Galaxy

Dodany: 8 września 2017


Earth, with its habitable conditions, may be incredibly rare.

The Unfriendly Skies

Dodany: 7 września 2017


Climate change is already causing stronger wind shears in the jet stream.

Healing With Dragon Blood

Dodany: 6 września 2017


A molecule found in Komodo dragon blood can destroy infection-causing bacteria in mice.

The Movements of Sherpas

Dodany: 5 września 2017


Scientists studied the techniques Nepalese Porters use to carry things up Mount Everest.

Green Vanilla

Dodany: 4 września 2017


The current process for creating artificial vanilla flavoring impacts the environment in negative ways. Scientists are innovating ways to change that.

What Causes Acne?

Dodany: 1 września 2017


Acne is in fact linked to bacteria, but it's not clear exactly how.

The Disappearing Atmosphere

Dodany: 31 sierpnia 2017


As of three point eight billion years ago, Mars had already lost much of its atmosphere.

Don’t Eat Moldy Bread

Dodany: 30 sierpnia 2017


Mold that can form on bread is a fungus that can't be safely eaten.

The Bee Shoots, It Scores!

Dodany: 29 sierpnia 2017


A study that taught bees to do motions similar to soccer demonstrated their cognitive abilities.

Bilingualism And Your Brain

Dodany: 28 sierpnia 2017


Being bilingual might delay the onset of dementia.

Arachnid Couture

Dodany: 25 sierpnia 2017


In the future, you could be wearing clothes made of synthetic spider silk.

Riding A Bike For Better Mental Health

Dodany: 24 sierpnia 2017


Scientists are studying how exercise can alleviate symptoms of depression.

Goodnight, Sleep

Dodany: 23 sierpnia 2017


As early as their 20s, people can experience a decline in their sleep receptors efficiency.