Science & Medicine
[LESS INFO] 18 VIEWS | ADDED 21:00:00 01/27/13
The internet is in a fury over Beyonce's alleged lip syncing at Obama's inauguration. If she did lip sync, it feels like a huge betrayal...a huge lie. Why is this? Afterall, the public has been okay with lip-syncing in the past. Trace explains why this time is so different.
[LESS INFO] 4 VIEWS | ADDED 14:00:00 01/27/13
It looks like women won't be the only ones tasked with the burden of birth control, as men now have a way of their own.
[LESS INFO] 1 VIEWS | ADDED 21:00:00 01/26/13
The King of the Lens Flare (aka JJ Abrams) is set to direct Star Trek VII. But what are lens flares they exactly and how are they made? And how do filmmakers like Abrams use them to their advantage? Anthony goes behind the lens for answers.
[LESS INFO] 1 VIEWS | ADDED 14:00:00 01/25/13
Using DNA as a hard drive? Its not as crazy as it sounds! Scientists at the European Bioinformatics Institute over in the UK, have actually done it and the results have been impressive. Will this ever become something you can do at home? Anthony has the details!
[LESS INFO] 2 VIEWS | ADDED 22:30:00 01/24/13
Housecats are destroying New Zealand's natural habitat! They are an invasive species and a threat to indigenous wildlife. At least that's what Gareth Morgan says, the man behind a radical cat eradication campaign in New Zealand. But as Anthony asks, is removing felines the answer? And what might happen once they're gone?
[LESS INFO] 7 VIEWS | ADDED 14:00:00 01/24/13
If death was imminent, would you consider cryogenically freezing yourself, with the hopes that one day future technology would bring you back to life? Battling with brain cancer, thats what 22 year old Kim Suozzi did, and there are others just like her! But does this have any basis in science? Trace has the answers!
[LESS INFO] 3 VIEWS | ADDED 00:00:00 01/24/13
Puppies so cute that you want to squeeze 'em, eat them even! Turns out, we do have a physical reaction to cuteness--literally, we want to care for it, and if we can't care for it, we want to do something with it. Anthony reports on how cuteness draws out our playful aggression.
[LESS INFO] 3 VIEWS | ADDED 14:00:00 01/23/13
Assisted suicide is still a hotly debated topic, but with two deaf twins in Belgium choosing to end their lives on their own, perhaps we should be reconsidering our views on the issue.
[LESS INFO] 1 VIEWS | ADDED 23:15:00 01/22/13
Manti Te'o's dead girlfriend was a hoax. She was made up, which is more common than you think. Laci Green looks at the trend of making up fake people, and its psychological roots.
[LESS INFO] 6 VIEWS | ADDED 21:00:00 01/21/13
On Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Laci Green reflects on racial injustice in the United States.
[LESS INFO] 4 VIEWS | ADDED 14:00:00 01/20/13
From thermostats to crosswalks and even elevator buttons, we are apparently conditioned to pressing placebo buttons. Why though do we do this? Anthony explains.