human brains

 

'Faith can relieve pain'

Ian Sample

Scientists have uncovered an ancient source of pain relief that is based on the power of the mind, according to research published on recently.

The blush of youth

Zoe Williams

Maybe adolescents only went into embarrassment overdrive because the rest of us weren't taking it seriously enough.

Stuff that matters

Leonie Joubert

Give me a pearly white smile! There you go. Now consider this: the calcium in your teeth was cooked up inside a giant red star, billions of years ago.