The role that Earth's oceans have on our planet's habitability is undeniable, but now scientists think that exoplanetary oceans are essential for alien life to evolve. Continue reading →
Is there anything at all useful about our skin rising up and forming goosebumps? Tara looks into the why behind this strange, all-too-common phenomena.
It's a rough and tumble world for children in the animal kingdom, and some dads are just plain bad.
Some soccer teams are banning their players from having sex while they are competing in the World Cup. Laci Green and Sourcefed's Steve Zaragoza have the skinny on how abstinence affects athletes.
The bacteria that cause the illness may have been lurking around for 15 million years -- long before humans walked on Earth.
In experiments on terrestrial methane-producing microorganisms, researchers have found that they can survive Mars-like temperature extremes. Continue reading →
Humans secrete a ton of different chemicals, and some of them can influence other people's behavior. Join Tara as she discusses pheromones, and how humans are able to smell who they're attracted to.
Seeking out biomarkers on exoplanets could be the next big endeavor -- but what would it take to detect a key component of alien photosynthesis? Continue reading →
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