Pseudoscience and Problems with Research

Pseudoscience, the current problems with research and some recent news on the consumption of fats.

Behavior resembling human ADHD seen in dogs

A study involving some 11,000 dogs demonstrated that the gender, age and breed of the dog, as well as any behavioral problems and certain environmental factors, are connected to hyperactive and impuls

How to program DNA robots to poke and prod cell membranes

A discovery of how to build little blocks out of DNA and get them to stick to lipids has implications for biosensing and mRNA vaccines.

Accelerating the discovery of new materials for 3D printing

A new data-driven system accelerates the process of discovering 3D printing materials that have multiple mechanical properties.

Key protein linked to appetite and obesity in mice

Researchers have identified a protein that plays a key role in how the brain regulates appetite and metabolism. Loss of the protein, XRN1, from the forebrain, resulted in obese mice with an insatiable

6 Animals That Aren’t Mammals and Produce "Milk"

When you think of milk, you might think of mammals like humans and cows, but there are other species that give food to their young, in their own weird ways.Hosted by: Stefan ChinSciShow is on TikTok!

How highly processed foods harm memory in the aging brain

Four weeks on a diet of highly processed food led to a strong inflammatory response in the brains of aging rats that was accompanied by behavioral signs of memory loss, a new study has found. Research

Could We Spot Alzheimer’s Early With RNA? | SciShow News

Go to to start streaming Ancient Engineering. Use code SciShow to sign up, just $14.99 for the whole YEAR.Detecting diseases early can be a big help when it comes t

Bears Have Babies While They’re Hibernating

Bears forgo many activities to conserve their energy in the winter when food is scarce, including eating, peeing, and pooping. There is one thing that they specifically DO do during the winter, thoug

Discovery of new role for the brain’s immune cells could have Alzheimer's implications

The immune cells, known as microglia, also help regulate blood flow and maintain the brain's critical blood vessels, researchers have discovered. The findings may prove important in cognitive decline,

Flu and heart disease: The surprising connection that should convince you to schedule your shot

Patients who have cardiovascular disease are at increased risk of serious complications from the flu, according to a new study. The study found that not only are traditional flu-related outcomes worse

Contraceptive pill can reduce type 2 diabetes risk in women with polycystic ovary syndrome

A study has revealed for the first time that the contraceptive pill can reduce the risk of type 2 diabetes by over a quarter in women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS). The research findings also

Why do we remember stressful experiences better?

When the brain stores memories of objects, it creates a characteristic pattern of activity for each of them. Stress changes such memory traces.

Gel fights drug-resistant bacteria and induces body’s natural immune defense

In the fight against multidrug-resistant bacteria, scientists have developed a new kind of antibiotic-free protection for wounds that kills drug-resistant bacteria and induces the body's own immune re

Can love and independence coexist? - Tanya Boucicaut

Dig into Zora Neale Hurston’s classic novel, “Their Eyes Were Watching God,” which follows Janie Crawford in her search for love and agency.--Baritone thunder. Snarling winds. Consuming downpou

Paleontology's Technicolor Moment

Go to to try out Brilliant’s Daily Challenges. Sign up now and get 20% off an annual Premium subscription.For a long time, we could only guess what color a dinosaur mig

Where will you be able to live in 20 years? - Carol Farbotko and Ingrid Boas

Explore how coastal communities are impacted by climate change and how they’re adapting to rising sea levels and extreme weather.--Humanity has always adapted to changing weather and moved to regio

A Blood Test for Cancer

Go to to try their Scientific Thinking course. Sign up now and get 20% off an annual Premium subscription.Since many cancers don’t have symptoms early on, they may go u

The Complicated Lives of Mountains | Compilation

It’s easy to discount the history and evolution of mountains on our jagged world, but they really hold an immense amount of information about history within them. From mountain ranges in space, to

The Mollusk Hiding Rare Minerals in its Teeth

Go to to try their Chemical Reactions course. Sign up now and get 20% off an annual Premium subscription.Chitons are constantly scraping their teeth on rocks to eat the a

A Constipation Drug Could Improve Memory | SciShow News

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Doctors alerted to dangerous dry scooping workout trend

Pre-workout powders should be diluted in water, but some gym-goers are eating it neat. Doctors alerted to dangerous dry scooping workout trend The post Doctors alerted to dangerous dry scooping worko

Hilde Mangold and the Organizer of Life | Great Minds

Thanks to Unbounce for sponsoring today's video. Go to and use the promo code SCISHOW at checkout to get 20% off your first 3 months.Experiments conducted by Hilde Ma

What happened to the lost Kingdom of Kush? - Geoff Emberling

Trace the rise and fall of the Kingdom of Kush, an overlooked ancient African civilization which fought off both the Egyptians and Romans. --Along the Nile River, in what is now northern Sudan, lay t

Why Does Being in the Sun Make You So Tired?

The beach is nice, but why does spending time out in the sun leave us feeling so exhausted?Hosted by: Hank GreenSciShow is on TikTok! Check us out at ----------Suppor

The genes you don't get from your parents (but can't live without) - Devin Shuman

Dig into the essential role that mitochondrial DNA played in the evolution of living things on Earth, and find out why it’s still evolving.--Inside our cells, each of us has a second set of genes c

Frontline Workers to Wear Panic Buttons Amidst Spike in Assaults Against Employees | New Law Makes It a Class D Misdemeanor

Between 300 to 400 frontline workers are set to wear panic buttons amidst the increase of assaults made against employees. Learn more. Frontline Workers to Wear Panic Buttons Amidst Spike in Assaults

These 6 CBD Oils Say They Can Keep Joint Pain Away

What makes CBD one of the hot new kids on the #wellness block? Research suggests that it can ease anxiety, kick inflammation to the curb, and even relieve pain. Convenience is also a factor for this

Ancient Greece's greatest popstar - Diane J. Rayor

Discover the works of poet and songwriter Sappho, and find out why only fragments of her poetry still survive.--Over 2,500 years ago, one of ancient Greece’s most celebrated popstars and erotic poe

How a concubine became the ruler of Egypt - Abdallah Ewis

Get to know the story of Shajar Al-Durr, who was born enslaved and rose to become the ruler of Egypt.--The year is 1249 CE. King Louis IX is sailing the Nile, threatening to overthrow the sultan and

Can you solve the rogue submarine riddle? - Alex Rosenthal

Practice more problem-solving at yourself aboard the rogue submarine was the easy part. Hacking into the nuclear missile launch override — a little harder. An

The secrets of the world’s most famous symphony - Hanako Sawada

Discover what makes Ludwig van Beethoven’s Symphony Number Five a musical masterpiece, and uncover the story behind its inception. --Eight ferocious notes open one of the most explosive pieces of m

You could have a secret twin (but not the way you think) - Kayla Mandel Sheets

Download a free audiobook version of “The Vanishing Half“ and support TED-Ed's nonprofit mission: searching for a kidney donor, Karen Keegan stumbled upon a

Earth's mysterious red glow, explained - Zoe Pierrat

Explore the phenomenon and uses of chlorophyll fluorescence, a small amount of light emitted by plants during photosynthesis.--In 2009, a satellite circled Earth, scanning and sorting the wavelengths

Vegan Oyster Mushroom Caesar Salad

The star of this Vegan Caesar Salad is the oyster mushrooms that we sear using a special pressing method that makes it umami-rich and crunchy on the outside while juicy and flavor-packed inside. Vega

Roasted Tomato Salsa

The deep, caramelized flavors of roasted tomatoes and onions alongside the smokiness of the chipotles equals an incredibly good salsa. Continue reading Roasted Tomato Salsa on 101 Cookbooks Roasted T


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