Advice to yourself

What advice would you give your younger self? This is the first study to ever examine it. By SCOTTY HENDRICKS – The study asked several hundred volunteers over the age of 30 to describe what they most wanted to tell their younger selves. …

Scottish crannogs may be older than Stonehenge

  By David Szondy – Aerial view of islet in Loch Langabhat. (Credit: University of Southampton/Fraser Sturt). Archaeologists from the Universities of Southampton and Reading have determined that some of Scotland’s famous lake dwellings are older than Stonehenge. Called “crannogs,” the little artificial …

 

 

Dogs mirror stress levels of their owners

The owner’s personality was the most important factor in examining the stress-hormone relationship between pet and owner. By Stephen Johnson – A new study found that dogs and their owners show similar levels of the stress hormone cortisol over time. The dog-owner cortisol …

Sponges help scientists detect waterborne DNA

  By Ben Coxworth – Brown tube sponges on a reef in Belize. (Credit: dsabo/Depositphotos). We’ve recently been hearing about how scientists can tell which creatures are present in an aquatic environment, by detecting their cast-off DNA in the water. A new study …

Volkswagen obliterates Nürburgring electric record

  By Nick Lavars – Volkswagen’s ID.R in action at Nürburgring-Nordschleife. (Credit: Volkswagen). Volkswagen built its ID.R with the intention of showing what the heads in its electric drive division are capable of, and it only took a few months after its unveiling for the …

Advice to yourself

What advice would you give your younger self? This is the first study to ever examine it. By SCOTTY HENDRICKS – The study asked several hundred volunteers over the age of 30 to describe what they most wanted to tell their younger selves. …

Scottish crannogs may be older than Stonehenge

  By David Szondy – Aerial view of islet in Loch Langabhat. (Credit: University of Southampton/Fraser Sturt). Archaeologists from the Universities of Southampton and Reading have determined that some of Scotland’s famous lake dwellings are older than Stonehenge. Called “crannogs,” the little artificial …