See this little guy? He’s called Amblyomma americanium, the Lone Star tick. And one bite from him can turn you into a vegetarian.
Skimpy shorts, bare chests, and barely-there swimsuits – it’s no wonder there’s a popular conception that summer = sex. But does this assumption stand up to scientific scrutiny?
Keeping our body at a consistent temperature is an important but sometimes smelly process. A glass of sweat, if you could get one, would have virtually zero odor. But spend anytime in a gym, or in a crowd on a hot day, and you know that sweat stinks. Why?
Sex, for most of the animal kingdom, is pretty mundane. Why do humans make such a big deal out of it?
Think you’re a pretty smart shopper? Meh. Retailers are way ahead of you. Here’s why.
What’s behind a yawn? And why are they contagious? We’ll let the awesome crew at Vsauce enlighten you - and we dare you not to yawn in the five minutes it takes to watch the video.
Here’s what goes down after the alcohol goes in: The Biology of a Bender