Does Earth Have A Second Moon?

Does the Earth really only have one moon? What else orbits our planet? Try the new Squarespace, at and enter offer code “DNews” at checkout to get 10% off! Read More: Earth’s other ‘moon’ and its crazy orbit could reveal mysteries of the solar system “We all know and love the moon. We’re so assured …

Can Alzheimer’s Start In Your 20s?

What causes Alzheimer’s, and at what age does it develop? Follow Amy on Twitter: Read More: Alzheimer amyloid clumps found in young brains “Amyloid — an abnormal protein that’s a hallmark of Alzheimer’s — starts accumulating inside neurons of people as young as 20, reports a study.” ____________________ DNews is dedicated to satisfying your curiosity …

The Weird Thing Everyone Does After A Handshake

When you shake someone’s hand, do you find yourself smelling your hand after? Is this common, and why do people do it? Read More: Nice to sniff you: Handshakes may engage our sense of smell “Why do people shake hands? A new Weizmann Institute study suggests one of the reasons for this ancient custom may …

Why Is Waking Up So Hard?

Do you have a hard time waking up? You’re not alone! Sleep Playlist: Read More: Waking Up Is Hard to Do “Mark Twain once wrote, ‘I have tried getting up early, and I have tried getting up late – and the latter agrees with me best.’” ____________________ DNews is dedicated to satisfying your curiosity and …

The Truth About Photographic Memory

Is photographic memory real? Read More: Are photographic memories real — and could you have one? “There are people out there who can remember almost every detail of what they did on a random day ten years ago. But is it possible to have an actual photographic memory, whether developed by nature or nurture? Here’s …

Why We Love Dogs More Than Humans

Humans seem to care more about their pets than other humans. Why is this? Read More: Why People Care More About Pets Than Other Humans “WE LOVE OUR pets. Two thirds of Americans live with an animal, and according to a 2011 Harris poll, 90 percent of pet owners think of their dogs and cats …

5 Bugs You NEVER Knew Were In Your Home!

We’ve also seen those creepy crawly bugs around our homes. What are the most common ones you should know about? Check out Untamed Science: Read More: The Bugs in Our Homes “We swat flies on our windowsills. Watch ants scramble for the crumbs on our kitchen counters. Bathe our pets to rid them of fleas. …