Can You Guess Which Animals Fart (Or Don’t)?

#DoesItFart has been trending on Twitter, and scientists have been answering. Here’s everything you need to know about the farting database. What Farts Say About Your Health – Sign Up For The Seeker Newsletter Here – Read More: What Makes Us Fart? “The answer may stink, but eating or drinking anything gives us gas. In …

What Makes Curly Hair Curly?

Ever wonder why some hair is curly, or why it gets tangled and frizzy? Turns out the science behind hair texture is pretty complicated. 5 Weird Uses For Hair! – Why Hospitals Hire People To Fake Being Sick – Sign Up For The Seeker Newsletter Here – Read More: Straight Hair Is Knottier Than Curly …

Why Polar Bears Don’t Hibernate

Many different types of species hibernate, and they all do it a little bit differently. Many bears hibernate, but for some reason, polar bears do not. Why is this? Trace explains why polar bears don’t need to hibernate, and also explains how hibernation works in a few different species. Read More: Why Polar Bears Don’t …

5 Mysterious Things Your Body Reveals About You

If you’ve got a tribal tattoo on your arm we can safely assume you are in fact a douchebag. Narration provided by JaM Advertising New Mexico www.tasteofjam.com If you’re wearing socks and sandals you’re most probably a professor. And if you’ve got both, why you’re a professor of douchebaggery of course. But what about the …

You Can Only Multitask In One Way

For years, we’ve known that humans can’t multitask. We can serial task by switching our attention back and forth between tasks quickly, but it makes us less efficient. However, a new study shows that there is actually one way that the human brain can multitask. Join Trace as he breaks down how this new finding …

How Your Taste Buds Change Over Time

If you enjoy a certain food today, does that mean you’ll enjoy it forever? Do your taste buds change over time? Does Sound Affect Taste?: Read More: Food science: Taste bud hackers “Scientists and psychologists are trying to trick our mouths and minds into enjoying foods that are better for us.” Why A Sweet Tooth …

Is Spider Silk The Next Bulletproof Material?

The strength of spider silk has been popularized in movies, but is it actually that strong? Read More: Startup Says It’s The First To Make Synthetic Spider Silk “FOR YEARS, MATERIALS scientists have been trying to figure out a way to give consumers broad access to the benefits of spider silk.” How Do Spiders Make …

How Bionic Plants Will Change Everything!

Robots seem to be becoming more and more popular, as they make our lives easier and more efficient. Robots surrounded by organic material have made their way into pop culture with movies like Robocop. What would happen if we made a bionic plant? Trace reports on some new research showing how these genetically engineered plants …

Are Men Going Extinct?

For 3 years now, it has been widely debated whether or not the Y chromosome will disappear. Will men cease to exist on Earth without the gene that created them? Anthony takes a look at recent findings in regards to genetics and the slow demise of the Y chromosome. Read More: Study Dispels Theories of …

This Is How Your Skin Holds In Bodily Fluids

Ever wondered how skin absorbs liquids but doesn’t let them leak out? Scientists have found the answer using highly specialized microscopes. Here’s Why Your Skin Doesn’t Rip Easily – Sign Up For The Seeker Newsletter Here – Read More: Scientists have figured out why human skin doesn’t leak “Somehow we replace our entire outer layer …