Biology Thought of the Day: Monkey See

How often is a job so easy that even a monkey could do it? That may not be such a bad thing after all. In addition to all the other stuff we share with our closest relatives, add mathematical ability to the list. Rhesus monkeys have been found to be able to learn simple addition, […]

Biology Thought Of The Day: Salsa Shark

To me, one of the more revolting thoughts of a morning ritual is drinking orange juice following brushing your teeth. I say that, but there was the whole experiment with Honey Nut Beerios during a beach week, but perhaps that is a discussion for a different post. The acrid taste in your mouth when you […]

Biology Thought Of The Day: Cold Feet

We’ve all heard the term before. It’s when we decide, usually at the very last minute, that we cannot go through with a major life change. There’s stress, panic, often anxiety, or just plain scared. But what if our feet *actually* got colder under these scenarios. Science says they sure do.Our bodies regulate our reactions […]