Listening to great music is as good as sex, according to new research. It sparks the same part of the brain triggered by a delicious meal or a night of passion. Scans found areas in the brain's 'pleasure'
A study suggests that consistently ranking Southern states as the heaviest isn't a (completely) accurate portrayal. Studies have shown that the South is the most obese part of the United States. From 2012
Researchers change opinions on political issues with a sleight of hand. If you're a die-hard Democrat or a die-hard Republican, you probably think that nothing could make you change your beliefs. Wrong.
What does 7 billion look like in a browser window? When you read on your computer screen that world population has surpassed 7 billion, as it did in 2011, it's hard to put that number in context. It's
The H7N9 avian flu virus outbreak in China has already killed 11 people. Here's what's up with it. There have been some new developments in China's struggle with bird flu over the past two days, including
$50 billion: the amount Russia will invest in an ambitious space program to put a person on Mars, build a moon base, and shoot down foreign threats 9%: the portion of Americans who would have sex with
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You thought you'd figured it out when you started wearing comfy sweatpants and flip-flops. Dressing appropriately for air travel means knowing what will keep you comfortable on the plane. And, given the
The cases came amid a huge surge in public support for gay marriage over the past decade. But this is just the latest fight in a near 40-year battle fought by LGBT Americans to gain recognition and rights.
Why is the National Rifle Association so afraid of the truth? There are many misconceptions about guns and gun violence swirling around in Americans’ minds—and in many cases, this misinformation is no
March was a good month for Google. Its market capitalization breached a record high $260 billion. Since its IPO in 2004, its shares have soared over 900%. The company’s success stems from its continuous