5 Unique Uses for Urine

Turns out our pee is chock full of cool stuff. We’re talkin’ information about our health, and even little bits of rocket fuel! Trace has the details. Read More: Weird Microbe Turns Pee into Rocket Fuel “Scientists on Sunday said they had gained insights into a remarkable bacterium that lives without oxygen and transforms ammonium, …

Debunking The Myth Of Vitamin Supplements

We’ve been told to take vitamin supplements at an early age, but are they really good for you? The history behind them might surprise you… How Does Our Skin Turn Sunlight Into Vitamin D? – Sign Up For The Seeker Newsletter Here – Read More: Multivitamin/mineral Supplements “Americans have been taking multivitamin/mineral (MVM) supplements since …

Do Vitamins Really Improve Health?

Vitamin supplements are everywhere, touting that a normal food diet doesn’t provide the entire nutrition we need. Supplementing with vitamins will make us healthier and will prolong our lives. But is this actually true? And could we be doing more harm than good by swallowing all these extracts each day? Read More: Vitamin supplements: good …

5 Surprising Uses For Gold

We all know how monetarily valuable gold is, but it could be even more valuable than you’d think! Not only does bling make you look cooler, but gold also has other helpful uses… from a chemotherapy alternative, to protecting astronauts from harmful cosmic rays. Join Trace as he lists out 5 alternative uses for gold …

WTF Is Asbestos, Really?!

You’ve probably heard of asbestos, but how much do you really know about it? Where is it found and what does it do to your body? Natural vs. Artificial Flavors: What’s The Difference? – Sign Up For The Seeker Newsletter Here – Read More: Asbestos Exposure and Cancer Risk Asbestos is the name given to …

How Dangerous Are X-Rays?

RSVP to our hangout with AsapSCIENCE and It’s Okay To Be Smart: Have you ever gotten an x-ray? How safe are they, and should you be worried about possible negative side effects? Read More: The Electromagnetic Spectrum “The electromagnetic (EM) spectrum is the range of all types of EM radiation.” The Centenary of Radiology “The …

The Real Reason Boobs Shrink After Breastfeeding

Post-breastfeeding, women’s breasts eat themselves in order to shrink back to size. How do they do this and is it related to breast cancer? Is Breast Milk Healthy For Adults? – Sign Up For The Seeker Newsletter Here – Read More: Women’s breasts start to eat themselves once they’re done breastfeeding “Being a new mum …

Is Chewing Tobacco Better For You Than Smoking?

Tobacco can cause cancer whether you’re smoking or chewing it, but did you know that chewing tobacco can also cause bacterial infections? Why People Who Smoke Look Old – Sign Up For The Seeker Newsletter Here – Read More: Want to Stop Smoking? Just Do It! “Smokers who picked a date to give up their …

What Does Chemotherapy Actually Do To Your Body?

Chemotherapy, while effective at treating many types of cancers, can cause hair loss and fatigue. So, what does it do to the body? Sign Up For The TestTube Newsletter Here ►►►► Read More: WHO: Imminent global cancer ‘disaster’ reflects aging, lifestyle factors “Cancer cases are expected to surge 57% worldwide in the next 20 years, …

Can Dogs Smell Cancer?

We know dogs have an incredible sense of smell, but is it good enough to detect the scent of cancer cells? Why Are the Biggest Animals on Earth Vegetarian? ►►►► Why Do Dogs and Cats Eat Grass? ►►►► Sign Up For The TestTube Newsletter Here ►►►► ____________________ DNews is dedicated to satisfying your curiosity and …