All posts created by Isabelle Z.
07/29/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

Future planning was once believed to be a skill that only humans and great apes can manage, but now researchers

http://www.weirdsciencenews.com/2017-07-29-ravens-are-preppers-common-bird-found-to-engage-in-complex-resource-planning.html

07/19/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

Scientists continue to genetically engineer plants that are becoming less and less like anything that nature ever intended, and in

http://www.weirdsciencenews.com/2017-07-19-no-genetic-engineering-needed-simple-vinegar-can-help-plants-resist-drought-scientists-find.html

07/17/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

Groundbreaking research by forensic psychologist Dara Mojtahedi has found that eyewitness recollection can be distorted easily by other people’s views,

http://www.weirdsciencenews.com/2017-07-17-testimony-of-eyewitnesses-found-to-be-easily-altered-by-peer-pressure-conformity-outweighs-memory.html

07/14/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

When the oil drilling rig, known as Deepwater Horizon, that was operating off the Gulf of Mexico around 40 miles

http://www.weirdsciencenews.com/2017-07-14-remember-the-bp-deepwater-horizon-oil-catastrophe-the-oil-was-eaten-up-by-ocean-microbes-because-mother-nature-heals-itself.html

07/11/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

If you think you’re doing something good by slathering sunscreen on yourself and your kids before hitting the pool, you

http://www.weirdsciencenews.com/2017-07-11-science-shock-chlorine-in-swimming-pools-transforms-sunscreen-into-cancer-causing-toxic-chemical-right-on-your-skin.html

07/11/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

The fear of getting skin cancer drives many people to wear sunscreen every time they leave the house, even if

http://www.weirdsciencenews.com/2017-07-11-celebrity-doctor-warns-we-should-wear-toxic-sunscreen-while-talking-on-our-cellphone-or-using-our-computer.html

07/06/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

In the latest bit of evidence that people will never run out of creative ways to jeopardize their health, Pennsylvania

http://www.weirdsciencenews.com/2017-07-06-vampire-addicts-are-now-injecting-themselves-with-human-blood-mixed-with-morphine.html

07/01/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

When you’re physically attracted to someone, there is this indefinable element to your interactions that many people simply chalk up

http://www.weirdsciencenews.com/2017-07-01-same-pheromones-that-trigger-sexual-attraction-in-females-also-found-to-trigger-aggression-in-males.html

06/27/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

You probably know at least one person who has a fear of flying. Whether it comes out of concerns about

http://www.weirdsciencenews.com/2017-06-27-airplane-cabin-air-found-contaminated-with-toxic-chemicals-that-really-can-damage-your-health.html

06/22/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

We all put a price on our health, whether it’s our willingness to shell out a few extra dollars for

http://www.weirdsciencenews.com/2017-06-22-would-you-accept-4499-33-to-be-deliberately-infected-with-whooping-cough.html