The Frogcicle

  Winter is arguably the season with the harshest weathers. It's the origin of snow blizzards and powerful winds. In such a cold time of the year, people can easily stay home and … [Read more...]

Ha-Ha Health: Why Laughter Really Is the Best Medicine

Laughing Kid (C) Mdf, CC-BY-SA 3.0 Have you ever felt lousy, but started to laugh and instantly felt better? This is something that does actually happen to me. Sometimes, I feel tired or unwell, … [Read more...]

Can you get the cold, by being cold?

The virus cell for the common coldRhinovirus (c) Wikimedia Commons, CC BY-SA 3.0 As we begin winter, the days start getting shorter, we enter the season of festivities, and snow begins appearing on … [Read more...]

Is Super-Strength Possible?

Superman, CC BY-NC-SA 2.0 Can you imagine having the physique of an Olympic athlete without the training? This is the reality for 11-year-old Liam Hoekstra.  He has a rare genetic … [Read more...]

Amazing Inventions

Since the beginning of time, humans have always been inventing things to help make our lives easier. However, creating a list that ranks each invention has not always been easy, because different … [Read more...]

Imitation – Mirror Neurons

We often think of ourselves as people with their own personal identities but what if I told you that our imitations of other people make us up? From walking, to eating and even learning a new … [Read more...]

Don’t FORGET to Read This! Ways to Improve Your Memory

Forgetfulness (C) Mdf, CC-BY-SA 3.0 "I forgot." Most likely, you have uttered the previous two words countless times in your life. I know I definitely have. Thus, I decided to turn to science so … [Read more...]

The treatment of bunions

Onions you say? No, I meant bunions. What are bunions? Your typical view of how a foot should look like is probably the following: A picture of a normal foot (c) Mdf, CC BY-SA … [Read more...]

Caution: Not for the faint of heart

[ File # csp5471558, License # 1400230 ] Licensed through in accordance with the End User License Agreement ( (c) Can Stock Photo … [Read more...]

Superpower of Immunity

"I could be superman" 3rd Eye Photographer CC BY 2.0 Superpowers have always been a part one's childhood, whether it was from watching movies to reading comics or even just dreaming. We've … [Read more...]