How Does Mercury Get Into Fish?

Doctors warn against eating too much fish because of the risk of ingesting mercury, but how does mercury get into fish in the first place? How Does Mercury Get Into Fish? “Mercury in the fish we like to eat is a big problem in the United States and increasingly around the world. Mercury itself is …

Are Teachers Giving You Too Much Homework?

Is homework necessary, or is it just a waste of everyone’s time? Read More: Special Topic / The Case For and Against Homework “Teachers should not abandon homework. Instead, they should improve its instructional quality.” How much math, science homework is too much? “When it comes to adolescents with math and science homework, more isn’t …

Why Is Learning So Hard?

Do you have trouble learning things? Maybe overthinking is getting in your way! Follow Crystal on Twitter: Read More: The brain game: How decreased neural activity may help you learn faster “Why are some people able to master a new skill quickly while others require extra time or practice?” Learning-induced autonomy of sensorimotor systems “Distributed …

Why Does Your Cat Have Strange Eyes?

Have you ever looked deep into the eyes of a cat? Why are their eyes so weird? Read More: Why Do Cats Have Slit Pupils And Humans Have Round Pupils? “Different pupil shapes seem to be an adaptation to different activity patterns during a 24-hour day. Cats belong to the category of nocturnal animals, who …

How Scientists Are Hacking Bacteria To Fight Disease

Gut bacteria helps you digest food and keeps your gut healthy but can scientists control this bacteria to fight off disease? Help support DNews by completing this one-question survey Watch More ???? Read More: Basic computing elements created in bacteria “Researchers unveil a series of sensors, memory switches, and circuits that can be encoded in …

Can You Make Someone Fall In Love With You?

Have you tried everything to make your crush fall in love to no avail? Maybe it’s time to make them fall for you…with science! Why Ladies Love Beards ►►►► Sign Up For The TestTube Newsletter Here ►►►► Read More: The Experimental Generation of Interpersonal Closeness “A practical methodology is presented for creating closeness in an …

6 Pets Animals Who ATE Their Owners

6 Terrifying Instances Of Pets Eating Their Owners 6. Burmese python In 1996, a 19-year-old Bronx man died after being attacked by his pet Burmese python. It’s likely that the 13-foot-long reptile mistook the man for food after it escaped its cage. The man was found by his neighbors in a pool of blood with …

Did We Evolve To Believe In God?

Studies have shown that a certain part of the brain is connected to believing in god but did humans evolve to have religion? Get 15% off domain names and web hosting when you use coupon code DNEWS at checkout! Can Science & God Coexist ►►►► Follow Julian on Twitter ►►►► Read More: Research that is …