Scientists reveal why our brains respond to faces in inanimate objects

From smiling sunflowers to angry peppers: Scientists reveal why our brains respond emotionally to faces in…

Study finds why human brains grow larger than those of great apes

Human brains are larger than those of gorillas and chimpanzees because cells that produce neurons split…

Why One Side of Earth Is Rapidly Getting Colder Than the Other

In a new study, scientists from the University of Oslo say one side of Earth’s interior…

Harvard physicist explains why Oumuamu is an alien craft

So is it an alien spacecraft? Harvard physicist digs into his theory that the interstellar visitor…

What is long Covid? Why some people aren't recovering from coronavirus

New research suggests many patients with ‘long Covid’ have been unable to return properly to work…

Scientists discover why you get chills from your favourite music

The reason why we get a spine-tingling ‘chill’ when we hear our favourite music has been…

Study reveals why humans seek out recreational fear at haunted houses

Does a fright thrill YOU? Study reveals fear is entertaining when it provides a short deviation…

Why do mosquitoes love human blood? Science just figured it out

A team of scientists in the US has figured out the compounds in human blood that…

Why you shouldn’t post a picture of a boarding pass on social media

Security experts are repeating warnings to keep pictures of documents with personal information and barcodes —…

Why is this black hole’s heart ‘beating’ so regularly?

The first-ever recorded “heartbeat” of a black hole was detected way back in 2007. At the…