Why Bed Bugs Are So Hard To Kill

From Science Insider. Humans have struggled against bed bugs for thousands of years. And despite our best efforts and technological advances, infestations are only getting worse. Bed bugs are developing defenses against our best insecticides, such as thicker hides and toxin-fighting enzymes. —————————————————— #BedBugs #Insects ##ScienceInsider Science Insider tells you all you need to know…

Why You Should Swear More

From Science Insider. On average, Americans curse about five times every waking hour. Swearing has tons of benefits from relieving stress or pain, to helping you bond with your coworkers. Cursing while working out may even give you an extra boost of energy. —————————————————— #Swearing #Cursing #ScienceInsider Following is a transcript of the video: Americans…

How Cursing More Could Improve Your Life

From Science Insider. On average, Americans curse about five times every waking hour. Swearing has tons of benefits from relieving stress or pain, to helping you bond with your coworkers. Cursing while working out may even give you an extra boost of energy. —————————————————— #Swearing #Cursing #ScienceInsider Following is a transcript of the video: Americans…

What They Don’t Tell You About Weight Loss

From Science Insider. While many people may assume that losing weight and dieting will lead to happiness, a growing body of research is revealing that weight loss can drastically affect a person’s mood for better or worse. —————————————————— #WeightLoss #Health #ScienceInsider Science Insider tells you all you need to know about science: space, medicine, biotech,…

Why American Honeybees Are Turning Into Zombies

From Science Insider. Scientists have discovered why American honeybees are turning into zombies. These bees are being infected by the phorid fly with some dangerous consequences. —————————————————– #Honeybees #ZombieFly #ScienceInsider Science Insider tells you all you need to know about science: space, medicine, biotech, physiology, and more. Subscribe to our channel and visit us at:…

4 Tips For Losing Weight More Efficiently

From Science Insider. You could spend hours and hours in the gym, but there are easier ways to lose weight and prioritize your health. —————————————————— #WeightLoss #Health #ScienceInsider Science Insider tells you all you need to know about science: space, medicine, biotech, physiology, and more. Subscribe to our channel and visit us at: http://www.businessinsider.com/science Science…

Healthy Breakfast Foods That Have More Sugar Than Donuts

From Science Insider. How much sugar is in the averaged glazed donut? How does a donut’s sugar content compare to that of other ‘healthier’ breakfast foods like yogurt or oatmeal? —————————————————— #Health #Sugar #ScienceInsider Science Insider tells you all you need to know about science: space, medicine, biotech, physiology, and more. Subscribe to our channel…

What Happens To Your Brain When You Get Blackout Drunk

From Science Insider. More than half of college students experience blackouts, according to studies. Alcohol, it turns out, interferes with the brain’s ability to convert short term memories into long term ones. Since those memories don’t get stored, you won’t be able to recall them later. —————————————————— #Drunk #Alcohol #ScienceInsider Following is a transcript of…

Why Some Men Can’t Grow Beards

From Science Insider. We asked a dermatologist to explain the scientific reasons that some men aren’t able to grow thick, dense facial hair. Dr. Jennifer Chwalek is a Board Certified dermatologist at Union Square Laser Dermatology in New York. Chwalek explained that an inability to grow thick facial hair is not directly related to low levels…

What Happens To Animals During A Wildfire

From Science Insider. Looking at the aftermath of a wildfire might make you think that no good can from it. After all it demolishes homes, displaces thousands of humans and animals, and incinerates millions of acres of land. But believe it or not, there are more benefits to wildfires than meets the eye. —————————————————— Science…

Why Kelp Could Replace Kale

From Science Insider. Kale is old news. Kelp is the new green you’ll start seeing on the regular, according to chef Barton Seaver who is the director of Harvard’s Healthy and Sustainable Food Program. Not only is kelp nutritious and common in Japanese cooking, it has both nutritional and environmental benefits. —————————————————— #Kelp #Environment #ScienceInsider…

What If An Asteroid Hit The Ocean

From Science Insider. Oceans cover 71% of the Earth’s surface. If an asteroid were to strike our planet, it would likely land in the water. This animation from Los Alamos National Lab shows a detailed simulation of how that would look like. —————————————————— #Asteroid #Ocean #ScienceInsider Science Insider tells you all you need to know…

How Long It Takes To Get Frostbite

From Science Insider. Frostbite is a serious condition where cold temperatures can cause your skin and tissue to start freezing, killing the cells. But wind-chill can drastically affect how long you’ll last in the cold air. —————————————————— #Frostbite #Winter #ScienceInsider Science Insider tells you all you need to know about science: space, medicine, biotech, physiology,…

The Most Impressive Dads In The Animal Kingdom

From Science Insider. These 4 animal dads do a lot of work for their children. Some of them don’t eat while the kids develop, or defend them and make sure they survive. These dads come from the world of fish, bugs, and birds. Using different strategies and making various sacrifices, they help their offspring survive.…