How does memory work? And how does… un-memory work? Our brain does a lot of remembering and forgetting every day, so you should probably make room for som info on how it works.
The Arctic Ground Squirrel hibernates by burrowing under the permafrost and slipping into a state of suspended animation.
The theory of evolution explains how the enormous variety of life could come into existence. How it is possible for primitive life forms to spawn the millions of different creatures, that exist today.
What causes addiction? Easy, right? Drugs cause addiction. But maybe it is not that simple.
When many individual organisms come together and move as one entity, that’s a swarm. From a handful of birds to billions of insects, swarms can be almost any size. They have no leader, and members interact only with their neighbors or through indirect cues. Members follow simple rules: travel in the same direction as those around you, stay close and avoid collisions. Maria R. D’Orsogna shares why.
Dom Burgess investigates whether we could clone humans in the future.