Category: ScienceFacts

A study of the effects of music levels on drinking in a bar setting has found that loud music leads to more drinking in less time.


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Summer on Uranus lasts one long day, which is equivalent to 42 Earth years.


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According to a study, eating an apple before going shopping causes a person to buy 25% more fruits and vegetables.


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Believing you've slept well, even if you haven't, improves performance.


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1.3 million Earths could fit inside the sun, an average sized star.


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Psychopaths are more likely to be immune to 'contagious yawning'. Their lack of empathy may make them impervious to our yawns.


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A ball of glass will bounce higher than a ball of rubber. A ball of solid steel will bounce higher than one made entirely of glass.


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According to research from the 1980s, psychogenic tears differ in composition from other tears. It may be a way to rid the body of stress related chemicals.


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Researches in New Zealand have developed a tearless onion. It turns off the gene which produces the enzyme that causes a person slicing an onion to cry.


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According to a study, girls who play with Barbie dolls tend to see fewer career options available to them as compared with the options available to boys.


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Solitary confinement can cause brain damage so profound that it is comparable to a traumatic head injury.


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The 'cheerleader effect' is a scientifically proven theory that individual faces appear more attractive when presented in a group than when presented alone.


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Studies shows that babies carefully choose whether to imitate an adult's actions based on how credible they think the adult is.


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Scientists have discovered that just like humans, monkeys are susceptible to optical illusions.


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If you were to scale the Sun to the size of a white blood cell, the Milky Way Galaxy in comparison would be the size of the United States!


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Researchers found that the music one listens to can temporarily change a person's visual perception and affect what they think and see.


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