Child becomes first ever to receive double hand transplant

A Baltimore-area boy who had lost his hands and feet due to a severe...

560,000-year-old human incisor discovered in France

Two student volunteers in Tautavel, France have found the oldest human body part discovered...

How a meteor impact caused the 'Big Freeze'

Scientists have finally proven the connection between a meteor impact and a subsequent anomalous...

Premature babies more likely to be socially withdrawn adults

Babies born very prematurely and/or severely underweight are more likely to be socially withdrawn...

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Smart people have more efficient brains

Research out of ETH Zurich has found that the brains of more intelligent people are functionally different than the brains...

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Are we losing the Southern accent?

Whether you call it a drawl or a twang, odds are “y’all” are familiar with the distinctive accent possessed...

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Why scary movies freak the heck out of us

As the creator of classics such as Psycho and The Birds, Alfred Hitchcock has earned the title of the...