Human exceptionalism is often described in broad terms. But there’s nothing like seeing the nitty gritty side that comes out when scientists undertake comparative studies of humans and their nearest relatives.
An asteroid the length of a New York city block will zip past Earth on Sunday, June 8, coming within 770,000 miles of our planet at its closest approach. Nicknamed "the Beast," it has been designated "potentially
From guzzling bacteria to dueling for mathematics, these scientists pulled some of the craziest stunts in the history of the profession. What would you do for science? These scientists gave everything
All wood is not created equal when it comes to smoking meat. That being said, don't overthink it. Call it an inflammatory statement, but when your barbecuing friends put on airs like Eastern mystics as
Fasting for as little as three days can regenerate the entire immune system, even in the elderly, scientists have found in a breakthrough described as "remarkable". Although fasting diets have been criticised