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How to Save Your Own Life: First-Aid Tips Everyone should Know

How to Save Your Own Life: First-Aid Tips Everyone should Know

Are you suddenly experiencing a pressing pain on your chest, or have you accidentally cut your finger deeply? Of course, you'll immediately notify an ambulance, but these tips will help you stay alive in the meantime.

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Are Skinny Jeans Truly Dangerous?

Are Skinny Jeans Truly Dangerous?

Skinny jeans can hinder the blood circulation of your legs. At least, that's what a few Australian scientists claim. But neurologist Evelien Vancaester does not fully agree.

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With Just One Simple Test, You can Check How Healthy Your Brain is

With Just One Simple Test, You can Check How Healthy Your Brain is

How long can you stand on one leg? Can you manage it for 20 seconds or even longer? Then your brain is probably still in good shape.

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App Recognizes Skin Cancer Almost as Well as a Doctor

App Recognizes Skin Cancer Almost as Well as a Doctor

A special app made for smartphones turns out to be very capable of tracking down skin cancer.

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How Many Colours do You See? The Answer Gives You Important Info about Your Eyes

How Many Colours do You See? The Answer Gives You Important Info about Your Eyes

We all perceive colours differently. Everything depends on the colour receptors and pins in your eyes.

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Why You Should Always Wash New Clothes First

Why You Should Always Wash New Clothes First

When we have shopped some new gear, we are always eager to put it on immediately. Not a smart move, as it turns out: new clothing is full of harmful chemicals and waste, that is best washed out before you put it on.

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Best Air-Cleaning Plants, According to NASA [infographic]

Best Air-Cleaning Plants, According to NASA [infographic]

Houseplants are awesome air cleaners, but some of them are more effective than others at filtering out pollution and toxic chemicals in the air.

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