How dogs process, recognize our faces

For the first time, researchers have found evidence that dogs have a specialized region...

Does vegetarianism lower sperm count? An update

In July, redOrbit published an article on some of the lesser-known causes of low...

Facebook coders compete to create ‘ultimate' Mario level

More than 150 Facebook employees recently pooled their talents in an attempt to create...

Bonobos communicate similarly to human babies, study finds

Wild bonobos, the primates most closely related to humans, use a high-pitched type of...

NASA's new small rocket launch pad is open

A new NASA launch pad has been unveiled at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida for customers who wish to send small...

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Nazi-destroyed synagogue mapped by laser

Archaeologists searching for the remains of a four-century old synagogue have used ground-penetrating laser techniques to map how the...

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Swaying anti-vaxxers with simple interventions

Many people who refuse to vaccinate their children for fear the vaccine might hurt them hold the beliefs fervently...

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Septic tanks aren't keeping poo out of rivers, lakes

Septic tanks have long been thought of as a way to keep human waste out of the environment in...