Plastic-Eating Worms Could Save the Planet
One of the worst things to happen to our planet is the increasing use of plastic. This is why there is such a growing movement of people trying to reduce plastic use or eliminate..
What You Should Know About Beyond Meat
It sizzles, browns, and even drips sappy juices onto your fingers. What's more, it tastes like a tasty beef patty — but without any of the beef. This is the Beyond Burger, and..
The Royal Doggies
The tenants of Buckingham Palace and the Windsor Castle (depending on the time of the year) are some of the most famous people in the world. But those are only the human ones...
5 Unique Currencies That Were Once Used During Precolonial Africa
These days we may take paper money and coins for granted. Of course, throughout the ages, it wasn't always like that. In precolonial Africa, currencies such as snail shells and..
What Does Fabric Softener Really Do?
Laundry day usually involves baskets brimming with clothes, a massive detergent container, and a fragrant fabric softener. While we may consider the last indispensable, some think..
Wild Facts About Hyenas
Hyenas are often depicted as cowardly creatures, like the carrion-eating villains from "The Lion King." Though you might not fall in love with these sly nocturnal beasts, it's..
Surprising Facts About Teeth
Our teeth play an essential role in our body, and that is to break down so we can swallow it for nourishment. But it doesn't end there; our pearly whites do more for our body than..
This Tiny Robot-Beetle Runs on Alcohol
A microbot inspired by a tiny beetle has been created. These tiny cyborg creatures may one day be used as artificial pollinators during disasters or even for complex medical procedures...
Sleeping Positions and How They Affect Our Quality of Sleep
Most of us have restless phases in our lives. While we survive changes and transitions, our sleeping schedules have also been affected, making us sleep more or barely at all. While..
6 Common Mistakes New Runners Make That Can Cause Injuries
Running is the go-to exercise that people take up when they want to get in shape. Anyone can do it. It doesn't involve expensive equipment, getting a gym membership or any trainers..
The World’s Most Remarkable Forests
Few worldly experiences are as humbling as standing in the middle of a beautiful forest. There's something about the trees towering over you that centers you and overwhelms you..
Is Eating Organic Really Better for You and the Environment?
Organic food products are, on average, 47 percent more expensive than standard supermarket food—but thanks to their health claims and environmental benefits, many shoppers don't..
Wake up and Smell the Roses: It Will Help Your Memory
Getting roses from your significant other or as a present for a special occasion always warms your heart. But it turns out that the smell of roses can do more than remind you that..
Waze Now Lets You Turn Your Car Into The Batmobile
Waze, the Google GPS and traffic app is known for having a wide range of voices, but the latest addition might make you feel rather superhuman. This October you can look forward..
Americans, These Are the Cheapest Countries for You to Live In
The fantasy of living overseas is often romanticized by many, but rarely gets fulfilled. However, somehow, it always feels like something you can only afford when you're older..
Alfred Wegener and the Tectonic Plates Theory
In 1570, cartographer Abraham Ortelius published the first atlas the world has ever seen. Looking at the world map, Ortelius noticed that the west side of Africa and the East coast..
The Secrets of Saturn
One of the most impressive planets in our solar system is Saturn. With the beautiful rings surrounding it, mankind has been looking to explore it for centuries. Take a second to..
Researchers May Have Found the First Treatment for Chronic Fainting
People are who prone to chronic fainting might soon breathe a sigh of relief. According to the researchers in the field, a pacemaker might be the key to preventing fainting, making..
How Drinking Coffee Before A Workout Affects Your Performance
Before you begin your work out, you want to make sure that you properly fuel your body. Whether it's with food, water, or other beverages, what we consume can affect our endurance..
Why Left Handed People Are So Much Better Than Righties
Left-handed people grow up having to adjust a lot more than their right-handed counterparts. I'm talking scissors, computer mouse, guitars, and many other things they need to learn..