Most of the time when we hear about scientific breakthroughs that require a ton of testing we see footage of lab rats. And in just about every movie where science is sciencing, what do we see? A sciencey lab full of people in white lab coats, beakers that are bubbling, and, you guessed it, cages of lab rats. But what’s the deal? Why is so much testing done on lab rats? Let’s … [Read more...] about So, Why DO We Test on Lab Rats?
The holidays are almost here; while this means togetherness, love, and spending time with friends and family, it can be a time of deep loneliness for others. Whether this is by choice or due to circumstance, there are ways you can manage your feelings. We turned to the experts and here are our best tips. Be Good to Yourself We know, this might be easier said than … [Read more...] about Feeling Lonely This Holiday Season? Here Is How to Get Through It According to the Professionals
In its most literal term, mortuary science is the study of the dead. And while we understand the reason behind the skepticism surrounding this field, we’re also intrigued by what this career entails. Let’s not waste any more time, let’s get into it. So, what exactly is mortuary science? As we mentioned above, it’s the study of deceased bodies, but that’s not all it is. … [Read more...] about All About Mortician Science
We love traveling for several reasons, let’s face it, sometimes just needing to get away for a little while is that good reason. But did you know there are a ton of scientific and research-based reasons that you should be booking a trip every now and then? That’s right, scientists agree that you should just go for it, so if you’ve been considering booking a vacay, consider this … [Read more...] about Go Ahead, Book the Trip, Science Says So
At some point, most of us have probably thought we just wanted to get away from it all. But typically when we say this, what we mean is a staycation from work where we hibernate and catch up on our show, and not sailing to an area where we’re surrounded by over 1,000 miles of ocean in any direction. We’re talking about Point Nemo, the actual middle of nowhere. Touch the … [Read more...] about Get Away From it All: Visit Point Nemo