The town mouse may have a bigger brain than its country cousin. New research reveals that human behavior could be accelerating the evolution of animal brains by changing the habitats in which they live.
Previous studies revealed that promiscuity alters DNA and boosts immunity in female mice. Now, new research reveals that having more sex also helps mothers protect their babies from being killed.
Your partner's voice stands out so much that it is easier to hear and ignore, according to a new study.
We may all be Martians, according to scientists who recently discovered more evidence that life on Earth may have started on Mars.
The periodic table may soon be changing after scientists offered new evidence for the existence of a still unconfirmed element with atomic number 115.
Forget the pinks, beiges and corals. Scientists say that red really is the sexist color when it comes to lipstick.
Forget brawn or brains, female frogs prefer mates who can multitask.
Patients may soon be able to answer questions using only the pupils of their eyes.
A giant mushroom that weighs more than 33 pounds and measures 36 inches in diameter was recently discovered in China's Yunnan province.
Lettuce was used for sexier purposes in ancient Egypt, according to researchers.
A monster rockfish, believed to be at least two-centuries-old, has been caught in Alaska.
While complete head transplants are extremely complex and require mending back millions of nerve fibers, bones and tissue, new findings on spinal cord fusion suggests that human head transplants are well on their way.
The White House and NASA are launching a rather ambitious plan that asks the public to help in searching and hunting down asteroids that may one day hit Earth, NASA said in a statement.
A simple chemical makes naked mole rats cancer-proof, a new study suggests. Scientists found that the same molecules that give these rodents springy, wrinkly skin also seem to prevent these underground rodents from getting cancer.
Researchers suspected that the culprit was a chemical produced by nerve cells called a neurotransmitter.