Is Living Together Before Marriage Better?

It used to be widely believed that you should not live with your partner before you get married. Does living together awhile before marriage make you more likely to get a divorce? Anthony and Laci are here to give you the answer. Read More: Does Premarital Cohabitation Raise Risk of Divorce? “In the last 50 …

Why Are We So Bad At Drawing Faces?

From average people, to world famous professional artists, we’re all incredibly terrible at drawing faces! Why is this? Trace takes a look at the science of drawing faces, and why we draw humans that look like Neanderthals! Read More: Why every face you draw looks a little Neandertal “Let’s try an experiment: Draw a face. …

How Scientists Found The Oldest Rock On Earth

Scientists recently found the oldest thing on Earth, a zircon crystal, and it dates back to 4.4 billion years ago! Carbon dating is a helpful tool in order to date old things, but it’s limited. Trace is joined by Elise Andrew from I F***king Love Science to talk about how exactly scientists were able to …

What Is Light Made Of?

Light moves at incredibly fast speeds, and it allows us to see everything in the world. What is it made out of? Trace is joined by Debbie Berebichez to explain how light is both a particle and a wave. Watch Debbie on Outrageous Acts of Science: Follow Debbie on Twitter: Read More: Small World: Quantum …

Why Smell is the Most Powerful Sense!

Humans have five basic senses: Sight, smell, taste, hearing, and touch. Which one of these is the strongest? Anthony reports on some new research that looks at why the sense of smell is so much more powerful than your other senses. Read More: The Rockefeller University Laboratory of Neurogenetics and Behavior “The overall goal of …

What Makes Flies The Greatest Flyers?

Flies are one of the grossest pests that we encounter on a daily basis. But, the flight patterns of flies are pretty insane. Anthony is joined by Trisha Hershberger from Sourcefed to discuss how incredible flies can be. Follow Trisha on Twitter: Watch Trisha on Sourcefed: Read More: Flies That Do Calculus With Their Wings …

How To Flirt Better Using Science

Physical attraction might not be the thing that gets you into a relationship. Flirting is extremely important, and Tara joins DNews today to discuss the science of flirting! Follow Tara on Twitter: Read More: How To Flirt, According To Science “Does flirting actually work? Very much so. In fact, research says it’s more effective than …

5 Amazing Uses For Spit

Saliva is a disgusting mix of water, electrolytes, and mucus. Sure, spit might be gross, but it has a TON of medical benefits! Trace is here to break down some of his favorite ways that spit can help you! Read More: Saliva “Saliva is the watery and usually somewhat frothy substance produced in the mouths …

Is a Blood Moon a Sign Of the Apocalypse?

On April 14, the first blood moon of the tetrad will occur. What is a blood moon, why does it happen, and how can you see it? Trace explains everything you need to know about this rare lunar event. Read More: The Science Behind the “Blood Moon Tetrad” and Why Lunar Eclipses Don’t Mean the …

Ghost Caught on Camera?

There’s a ghost caught on camera sneaking up behind a deer in this weird and creepy photograph. Is it a ghost…alien…spirit…swamp gas…or something else entirely? As a deer causes a motion triggered trail cam to go off, a very creepy figure is caught in the background. You can make out its eyes, nose, weird facial …