Friday, June 22, 2018
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Yanny or Laurel? Strange Audio Clip Explained.

I heard "laurel." But my coworker heard "yanny." Welcome to "the dress" debate of 2018.If you were on Twitter today, you also likely heard...

These ‘Sea Nomads’ Are The First Known Humans to Have a...

The deepest dive recorded by the free-diving Bajau Laut people of Southeast Asia was to an impressive 79 metres (259 feet), and the longest...

‘Sea Nomads’ Are First Known Humans Genetically Adapted to Diving

If you hold your breath and plunge your face into a tub water, your body automatically triggers what's called the diving response. Your heart...

Siblings Can Have Surprisingly Different DNA Ancestry. Here’s Why.

Learn how your family ancestry is connected to the human origin journey with National Geographic's Geno DNA Ancestry Test.Last fall, siblings Kat and Eddy...

Antibiotics Can’t Cure ‘Super-Gonorrhea’-Here’s What That Means

A man in the U.K. has contracted what is being called the "worst-ever" case of "super-gonorrhea." This venereal disease appears to be the first...

Scientists Just Identified a Brand-New Human Organ. Here’s What It Means

Ever heard of the interstitium?No? That's OK, you're not alone - scientists hadn't either. Until recently.And, hey, guess what - you've got one! The...

New Human ‘Organ’ Was Hiding in Plain Sight

Lurking just under your skin might be a new organ only now identified for the first time, say a team of scientists. In a...

Newly-discovered human organ may help explain how cancer spreads

CNRI/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARYA newly discovered network of fluid-filled channels in the human body may be a previously-unknown organ, and it seems to help transport...

Creative Things to Do With a Dead Body

Music producer Jason Leach never planned to make money from sprinkling cremated remains into the vinyl used to make records. He just thought it...

Turns Out Coffee Acts on Your Brain Like Cannabis, But in...

A new study on the consumption of coffee has revealed the world's most common recreational drug affects our metabolism far more deeply than we...