Music Is Noise to Monkeys
October 1, 2019
Experiments show that monkeys prefer noise over music, even though they have brain similarities with humans. A neuroscientist at the National Institutes of Health wondered if monkeys could relate to music like humans do. After all, their eyes probably see like ours; do their ears hear like ours? Katarina Zimmer at The Scientist tells the […]
Extreme Fine Tuning in Body Cells, Part I
May 10, 2019
Here are just two examples of an ultra-fine balance between function and disease inside the cells of our body's sensory cells (Part 1 of 2).
More Wonders to Be Thankful For
February 21, 2019
Things going on in your body should put believers in chance to shame. Read and be awestruck.
Wonders of the Equipment in Your Head
December 1, 2018
Look at what scientists are finding you can do, or is being done automatically for you.
“Y” Your Inner Ear Hears So Well
May 17, 2018
A new paper about the inner ear shows an additional level of organization and architecture that increases sensitivity and frequency discrimination.
Inspiring Life Motivates Designers
September 17, 2016
Here's the latest collection of bio-inspired designs brought to you by plants, animals, and cells.
Let Your Mind Marvel at Its Brain
August 5, 2016
Amazing processes go on in the physical brain that most of our minds do not even know about.
Sight Is More than Having Eyeballs
September 23, 2015
The brain is integrally involved with eyes to make vision meaningful and responsive.
May 16, 2015
The "mind-body problem" is alive and well. Can these phenomena be reduced to matter in motion?
The Parts List for Hearing
May 12, 2015
Want to hear what goes on when you hear sounds? Hair cells wave in the fluid, responding to specific frequencies, and hundreds of proteins go into action.
Your Body: Design from Head to Toe
April 3, 2015
Every body part has its place and is well-designed for its function.
Grading Evolutionary Success Claims
March 31, 2015
Reporters often credit Darwinian evolution for explaining mysteries in biology. Let's play teacher and grade their papers.
Learn How to Operate Your Body
February 20, 2015
You have built-in machinery and software that's beyond your awareness. Here are ways to enlist your equipment for better health.
Body Wonders You Didn't Know About
March 29, 2014
Here's a collection of new findings about the body that should make us all stand in awe of what our Creator has provided.
Exceptional Beauty and Design in Animals
March 3, 2014
Here are four animals, some you probably never heard of, that deserve design awards for art and technology.