The poor, poor calorie, it gets a bad rap everywhere. They get ridiculed constantly, and everyone is trying to get rid of them. Maybe if they were better understood, things

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A fascinating natural phenomenon occurs each night we go to sleep. We all get a little taller. And as the day goes on, we all get a little shorter. Even

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We’ve all experienced the wrinkles or prune up of the skin on the hands and feet that develops after being in water for an extended period of time, but how

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We’ve all experienced those chills that literally make our hair stand up. It could be from a beautiful piece of music, we could be scared, or we could just be

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Who knew that something that sits on the top of our head could be one of the most amazing pieces of biological engineering. Hair can be twisted, tied, and formed

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The funny bone is usually not all that funny when you smack it just right, and it sends shots of pain through your arm. You’ve probably recoiled after doing so,

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What would you do if you couldn’t go for a swim or walk out in the rain?  Some people really can’t.  It’s an extremely rare medical condition that seems almost

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Rigor in Latin means “stiffness, and mortis means “of death.”  But why does the body of people and animals get stiff after death, and what causes it?  Interestingly, there is

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You’ve awakened from a blissful night of slumber and feel like your eyes have been wrapped in two Triscuits.  They’re crusty and look like a dish drain in the back

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We’ve all spent countless hours on that incessant machine, whiling away our time and spending most of it watching the seconds tick past tirelessly slow. But where did the term

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