Extroverts tend to save less money, study finds

Everybody knows the “life of the party” is the first person to pick up...

Smart people have more efficient brains

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

Are we losing the Southern accent?

Whether you call it a drawl or a twang, odds are “y’all” are familiar...

Why scary movies freak the heck out of us

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

Oldest known Quran fragments found at UK university

Fragments believed to be the oldest surviving pages of the Muslim holy book the Quran have been discovered as part of a collection of...

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Dark matter behaves like well-known particle, new theory suggests

A new theory suggests that dark matter acts very much like subatomic particles known to the scientific community since...

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Birds on smaller islands are darker, more aggressive

Animal populations on small islands tend to diverge from standard populations over evolutionary timescales. They simply get more weird,...

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Meet Earth's cousin: The newly discovered Kepler-452b

Call it "New Earth" or "Earth 2.0": NASA’s Kepler mission has for the first time found a new planet...