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 …

Can We Create New Humans With Bacteria?

Scientists took 473 genes and created a cell that survived and reproduced on its own! How do scientists combine genes to make a cell function? Check out the all new Seeker! Sign Up For The Seeker Newsletter Here ►►►► We are all Seekers. We dare to act on our curiosity with an instinctual belief that …

Everything You Need To Know About Kidney Stones

Researchers have found that riding roller coasters may help pass kidney stones! But what are kidney stones and what causes them? Is It Dangerous To Hold In Your Pee? – Sign Up For The Seeker Newsletter Here – Read More: Little kidney stone? Ride a roller coaster, says study “When you’re trying to pass a …

Can Dogs And Cats Be Left-Handed?

10% of human are left-handed, but what about animals? Join DNews as we explore how apes, cats, and even kangaroos might have handedness. Big thanks to our sponsor for supporting DNews! Check out Monster’s reimagined boombox at This Discovery Shows Life Might Have Come From Space – Sign Up For The Seeker Newsletter Here – …

Here’s Why Your Skin Doesn’t Rip Easily

Our skin is capable of some amazing things including being both stretchy and tear resistant. But why doesn’t our skin tear? How Does Our Skin Turn Sunlight Into Vitamin D? – Sign Up For The Seeker Newsletter Here – Read More: Skin tough: Why skin is resistant to tearing “Researchers have recorded the first direct …

How Your Heart Actually Controls Your Emotions

It turns out that your heart does a lot more than just pump blood. Check out this video to see how it can actually affect your emotions. Do Gut Feelings Actually Exist? – Sign Up For The Seeker Newsletter Here – Read More: Half a Heartbeat Changes Our Response to Scary Images “The idea is …

Why Did Naked Mole Rats Evolve To Be So Awesome?!

They feel no pain, can move their teeth, and almost never get cancer. Naked mole rats are awesome! Why Are There So Many Pigeons? – Sign Up For The Seeker Newsletter Here – Read More: Scientists Amazed By The Mole Rat’s Bizarre Behavior “A group of scientists studying the naked mole rat, a rare hairless …

How Scientists Can Manipulate Memories With Light

Scientists have found a way to trick the brain using light and optogenetics. What implications could this have for the future of medicine? How To Turn Bad Memories Into Good Ones – Sign Up For The Seeker Newsletter Here – Read More: Optogenetics: Controlling the Brain with Light “Optogenetics is the combination of genetics and …