Animal without organs digests food outside its body

  New research from the National Institutes of Health has found that the marine animal...

Hardwiring of the brain could help cure alcoholism

Almost everyone who drinks alcohol has at some point told themselves they will go...

Angry Russian polar bears lay siege on team of...

  A gang of polar bears is preventing a team of Arctic researchers in Russia...

How your brain handles multitasking

  By examining the brain’s various neural networks, a team of American and German researchers...

Mysterious, pyramid-shaped stairs discovered in Jerusalem

Researchers from the Israel Antiquities Authority (IAA) have discovered a mysterious flight of pyramid-shaped, podium-like stairs located next to the destroyed Second Temple in...

bacon smell

Why does bacon smell so good?

  Mmmmm. Sizzling bacon. Just the name conjures up that thick, sweet and salty aroma. You make it for breakfast...

carbs

Nutritionist: What's the real deal with carbs?

Carbohydrates are a mysterious subject. They come into and out of food fashion just as any good '80s outfit...

stem cell athletes

Bioscience firm offers injured athletes stem-cell treatments

  In September 2011, then-Indianapolis Colts quarterback Peyton Manning made headlines when he travelled to Europe to receive adult stem...