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What Is The World’s Most Relaxing Song?

December 4, 2011 | 2

At the end of a hard day, many of us like to kick back and relax. Many people like to use music to help accomplish this. But which song is best suited for the purpose? Is there a song that qualifies as “most relaxing”?Read More

Do Other Animals Use Social Networking?

July 16, 2011 |

The popularity and huge success of social networking sites has clearly illustrated the importance of networking for humans. However for some animals, keeping informed about others of their kind is even more important.Read More

Should Women Get A Flu Vaccination While Pregnant?

June 23, 2011 |

Sounds risky, to the mother and especially to a baby with an incredibly weak immune system. Will a flu shot given while pregnant protect a newborn after birth? Let’s find out.Read More

Student Finds Universe’s Missing Mass

May 24, 2011 | 3

Not to be confused with dark matter, baryonic matter (the stuff that makes up the visible ‘normal’ matter in the universe) was – until recently – in short supply in the universe.Read More

Can Planets Orbit The Wrong Way?

May 12, 2011 |

When the primordial interstellar clouds of gas begin to coalesce to form solar systems, they start to spin or rotate. The planets formed usually continue to follow the same path. Or do they?Read More

Did The Early Universe Only Have 1 Dimension?

April 20, 2011 | 8

Scientists created a test which would solve some major problems in particle physics. Did the early universe have only one spatial dimension?Read More

Did Jurassic Park Have it Right?

April 14, 2011 |

Velociraptors hunted at night while the large plant eating dinosaurs ate around the clock, according to a new paper in Science Express.Read More

Does The White Part Of The Eye Affect Attractiveness?

April 7, 2011 |

The color of someone’s eyes can enhance beauty or attractiveness to others. But what about the white part of your eyes? Does it play a role in attractiveness?Read More

Do Dog Walkers Exercise More?

March 10, 2011 |

Are dog walkers more healthy? People who owned and walked their dogs were 34% more likely to meet federal benchmarks on physical activity.
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Do Women Like Men Who Play Hard To Get?

February 8, 2011 |

Playing hard to get. A study published yesterday finds that women are more attracted to men whose feelings towards them are unclear.Read More

Does Saturn’s Moon Rhea Have A Breathable Atmosphere?

January 23, 2011 |

We know surprisingly very little about the moons which orbit the outer planets in our solar system. Only a few of our probes have made it out that far and their instruments were dated by today’s standards.Read More

Do Birth Control Pills Really Cause Weight Gain?

January 21, 2011 |

Birth control can have a lot of side effects. Is one of them weight gain? Today we’ll see if there is a scientific answer to this question.Read More