Video Games Good for Children’s Brains

  New research by Doctor Jesus Pujol, of the Hospital del Mar in Spain and colleagues, found that playing video games can be good for...

Diabetes Pills and Pens are the New Hope for Drug Companies

Novo Nordisk A/S, the largest industry player, is investing in new diabetes drugs that can be given as a pill rather than being injected...

MXene: New Extra Thin Coating that Cleans Up ‘Electromagnetic Pollution’

Scientists from the Korea Institute of Science and Technology (KIST) in Seoul and Drexel University in the US developed a new material out of...

Heart Problems: Racism Increases Risk of Death from Heart Disease

 A study published in Psychological Science by psychological scientist Jordan Leitner et al, from University of California, Berkeley, suggests that people who live in...

Cannabis in Your Coffee at Boulder

Two local startups, Native Jack in Louisville and SteepFuze in Boulder are mixing coffee beans with cannabidiol (CBD), the non-psychoactive compound of the cannabis...

National Beer Lover’s Day: 13 Scientific Benefits of Drinking Beer

Sit back, relax and crack open a cold one because today on 7 September, it is National Beer Lover’s Day. Beer belly, burping and combining...

Can Social Comparison Make Our Brains Bigger?

Researchers from Cardiff University have found that comparing ourselves to others is not necessarily bad; in fact humans have evolved a disproportionately large brain...

Scotland’s Winds on Sunday Produces Enough Energy to Power It For a Day

Scotland’s winds on Sunday allowed the country to be powered for a whole day, the charity WWF Scotland has claimed. The weather on Sunday August...

Psychologist Says Singles Are More Fulfilled Than Married Couples

Bella DePaulo, PhD, a scientist at the University of California, revealed that single people had richer psychological lives than married people at the American...

Tinder Users Suffer Low Self-Esteem and Body Disatisfaction

According to research conducted in the US, people who use the hook-up dating app, Tinder have a more negative self-perception compared to non-users. The Research The...