Modern logging helps preserve biodiversity in tropical rain forests that are used for timber production.
The World Health Organization said Friday that close to half of 12 to 35-year-olds are listening to unsafe levels of music on their personal audio devices or cellphones.
You know smoking's bad for you, but one cigarette wouldn't kill you. Right?
Bumblebees are busy little guys. But just like humans, they forget things or mix up memories. In fact, a new study published in the journal Current Biology shows that sometimes, they have trouble juggling multiple memories.
It's not exactly science that coffee is more likely to spill than a latte. Why? Well, because lattes have more foam. Coffee does not. However, findings published in the journal Physics of Fluid go in depth about why that is.
Boys will be boys, as they say, but a new study shows that more aggressive adolescents are likely to develop into stronger teenagers.
Researchers at the Israel Institute of Technology have recently confirmed the biological purpose of the wiring of the human eye. From a practical standpoint, many scientists have noted how it doesn't quite make the most sense. In vertebrates, the photoreceptors are located behind the eye-resulting i...
Officials of the social network announced on Wednesday that in the next few months, a post that indicates suicidal or harmful thoughts can be flagged by friends or loved ones if they think the user is in danger. At this time, Facebook will be alerted.
University of Florida scientists have discovered a rare but invasive and dangerous parasite in Giant African Land Snails, as well as three other non-native species of snails, that could pose a serious health problem in humans as well as animals.
Coffee may decrease the risk of multiple sclerosis (MS), according to new research conducted by officials at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.
Could a human head transplant be possible in the near future?
Sleep is pretty important. A recent study shows us that chronic insomnia can increase overall mortality risk. However, on a similar note, people who sleep too much or more than 8 hours a night, could be at an increased stroke risk.