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The Top 10 Television Shows of 2017

It didn’t take any extra effort to produce a top 10 list in which every series has at least one strong female lead character, powerfully examined in …

Here's why 'man flu' might actually be real, according to one professor

Man flu is apparently real — and the cure is lying on the sofa and watching telly, according to one professor.<p>Dr. Kyle Sue, a medical professor at a Canadian university, spelled out what he described as "the science behind man flu" after growing "tired of being accused of over-reacting" to flu-like …

Immune System

Why Pavlov Matters: Associative Learning Plays a Vital Role in Our Daily Lives

The science of learning has more fully developed the function of Pavlovian conditioning than the facile characterization so often posed in the …

Toyota’s latest humanoid robot can mimic your movements

But can it backflip?<p>Toyota has revealed its third generation humanoid robot, the T-HR3, which can be controlled and synchronized with the operator’s movements. The user wears data gloves and an HTC Vive VR headset that’s linked to cameras to show the robot’s perspective. T-HR3 stands 1.54 meters …

8 things science says predict divorce

No one can say with 100% certainty that a couple is heading for disaster.<p>But social scientists have gotten pretty good at predicting who's <i>most likely</i> to wind up there. These couples share certain commonalities — in the way they fight and the way they describe their relationship, but also in their …

12 everyday stretches that will help you stay flexible and fit at any age

When it comes to stretching, there are a lot of options to choose from.<p>But what are the best everyday stretches for anyone looking to avoid sore muscles, get more flexible, and protect his or her muscles from injuries?<p>We turned to Marilyn Moffat, a professor of physical therapy at New York …

Pain

3 scientists just won the Nobel Prize for discovering how body clocks are regulated — here's why that's such a big deal

The thing that makes you a "morning person" or a "night owl" isn't an arbitrary preference or tendency. It's something that's fundamentally part of your biological makeup — and something that we ignore at our own peril.<p>On Monday, Jeffrey Hall, Michael Rosbash, and Michael Young were awarded the …

Nobel Prize

Astronauts Are Roasting B.o.B's Flat Earth Satellite And It's Amazing

"I can save B.o.B a lot of money"<p>If you haven't heard, rapper B.o.B thinks the Earth is flat.<p>We know this, because he tweets about it constantly, and …

Space Exploration

'Plastic-Eating' Fungus Found In Pakistan Garbage Dump

We know that plastic is a major pollutant, tough to break down organically, producing toxic fumes when burnt and often entering the food chain …

Watch: New tourism video shows the beauty of Ireland in Autumn

Tourism Ireland has created a new video to remind travellers around the world that autumn in Ireland is simply unmissable.<p>The video gives a hint at …

Tesla's new Solar Roof is actually cheaper than a normal roof

Good news for those who have been eyeing Tesla’s new Solar Roof – the company just announced pricing for its photovoltaic tiles, and they come in at …

Clean Energy

3 Most Environmentally Damaging Habits You Might Be Able to Change

<i>Homo sapiens</i> means "wise person." But considering our behaviors that are putting the Earth's ecosystems at risk, we haven't been very wise at all. …

Jon Stewart is quitting 'The Daily Show'

Another late-night host is calling it quits: Jon Stewart told his audience Tuesday that he'll step down from Comedy Central's <i>The Daily Show</i> sometime before the end of this year. His contract expires in September.<p>Stewart said he has no plans, but "a lot of ideas," and hinted at reasons for his …

Comedy