Fossil fuel companies have been funding smear campaigns that raise doubts about climate change
Communities that stick together and do good for others cope better with crises and are happier for it,
By applying light stimulation to highly specific neurons in the brain, the researchers managed to re-establish normal behaviour in mice
Both the UK and Canada have experienced huge falls in diabetes-related mortality since the mid-1990s, with the result that the gap in mortality risk between those with and without diabetes has narrowed substantially
Older adults who regularly used a brain-fitness program on a computer demonstrated significantly improved memory and language skills.
Androstadienone influences other men's behavior and reinforces the developing finding that humans are susceptible and responsive to these chemical signals
We can tell a lot about other people from their odour. Can we tell what their personality is like? Scientific American has this report
Odors from human skin cells can be used to identify melanoma, the deadliest form of skin cancer
Scientists in Sydney, Australia, have discovered that obesity and type 2 diabetes in pregnancy can program children to develop metabolic problems later in life.
The sounds of different languages may have been shaped by the geography of the places where they are spoken