Category: History

It’s Official: Three-Toed Sloths Are the Slowest Mammals on Earth

It’s Official: Three-Toed Sloths Are the Slowest Mammals on Earth

After seven years of studying three-toed sloths, scientists at the University of Wisconsin–Madison have made it official: the tree-dwelling animals are the slowest mammals on earth, metabolically speaking. With a metabolic rate of 162...

Here are the Big Benefits of Adding 10 Minutes of Mobility Work to Your Daily Routine

Here are the Big Benefits of Adding 10 Minutes of Mobility Work to Your Daily Routine

As you get older, such things start happening more and more and you notice that you can’t bounce back as quickly or go as hard as you once did. What the heck is going...

Taming the Mammoth: Why You Should Stop Caring What Other People Think

Taming the Mammoth: Why You Should Stop Caring What Other People Think

Evolution does everything for a reason, and to understand the origin of this particular insanity, let’s back up for a minute to 50,000BC in Ethiopia, where your Great2,000 Grandfather lived as part of a small tribe. A...

When Did Dogs Become Man’s Best Friend?

When Did Dogs Become Man’s Best Friend?

At some point, dogs evolved to become man’s best friend? When did this take place?

“Alien Life on Earth” –NASA Announces Discovery of Bizarre 50,000 Year-Old Life Trapped in a Crystal Cave System–“Both a Fairyland and Hell” (VIDEO)

There’s an entire hidden part of planet beneath the surface that we don’t think about. Earth’s rock fracture habitat goes down to 5 kilometers, maybe down to 10, and is thoroughly infested with life...

The Fermi Paradox

The Fermi Paradox

Where is everybody? Welcome to the Fermi Paradox.  It gets stranger. Our sun is relatively young in the lifespan of the universe. There are far older stars with far older Earth-like planets, which should...

Why Is There Homosexuality?

Why Is There Homosexuality?

Scientists say it may have evolved in order to promote social bonding amongst humans.  This is the first study of its kind to find discrete evidence that our need to bond with others, actually...

Ants Are Growing Food and They’re Better at It Than We Are

Ants Are Growing Food and They’re Better at It Than We Are

Ants cultivated designer crops in controlled environments millions of years before humans figured out how to push seeds into the ground to grow food, scientists reported in a study Wednesday. It has long been...

The Biologist Trying to Make the First Pregnancy Test for Sharks

The Biologist Trying to Make the First Pregnancy Test for Sharks

A group of researchers had been tracking the movements of some oceanic whitetip sharks off the coast of Cat Island, a long, thin stretch of land in the center of the Bahamas. Maybe, they...