Science is a mirror that reveals sometimes hidden, often unexpected and always astounding insights into everyday things and human life. Here we explore everything you always wanted to know about holidays, food, art, music, books, games, TV, film, education, urban life and crime — as well as human history, archaeology and anthropology.
Why you shouldn’t throw your Jack-o-lantern guts away.
The temperature at which champagne is stored determines what comes out of the bottle.
Vertical pupils and massive bodies might look cool on TV, but could handicap a dragon in the real world.
Dilution may make flavors more readily available to be savored.