Research shows multiple social and cognitive benefits of playing video games.
March 8, 2021 • ~6 min
Not all flowers smell good, to people at least, but their scents are a way to attract pollinators.
March 1, 2021 • ~5 min
Send us your questions – and join us live to hear about the solar system.
Feb. 25, 2021 • ~1 min
Our brains have two ways of thinking and making decisions: fast and slow.
Feb. 23, 2021 • ~5 min
Arctic foxes have a few special talents that help them sneak up on unseen prey and pounce.
Feb. 22, 2021 • ~7 min
Dogs' barks say a lot about how they're feeling.
Feb. 8, 2021 • ~4 min
Aliens might want to contact us for the same reasons we are looking for them.
Feb. 3, 2021 • ~5 min
If you are a sci-fi junkie you've probably wondered what would happen if you were unlucky enough to fall into a black hole. How well you'd fare all depends on the type of black hole.
Feb. 1, 2021 • ~7 min
When planes fly from east to west, they are flying against a river of air called a jet stream. These air currents can make your flight longer or shorter, depending on which way you are going.
Jan. 25, 2021 • ~5 min
Technology can give superhero abilities to people in real life.
Jan. 5, 2021 • ~7 min