Why some people are claustrophobic

A fraction of the world’s population will always take the stairs.

The smallest, most affordable atomic force microscope could be a game changer

This AFM is small, easy to use, and costs about 100x less than many high-end AFMs.

What babies can see that you can’t anymore

If you want to an objective opinion, you should ask a baby.

Air pollution confuses bees and hinders foraging

Bees have a very keen sense of smell — they have to in order to survive. But air pollution is seriously plugging their ‘nostrils’.

A thick drink, like a smoothie, will make you feel full regardless of how many calories it has

The brain can be fooled that enough nutrients were ingested with a thick drink, despite the drink may contain little to any calories.

Neanderthals in Belgium were cannibals and fashioned tools out the bones of their own kind

Researchers discovered a gruesome find.

These are the six emotional arcs of storytelling, big data study shows

Here’s what makes a story tick.