Category: study

The common English-speaker has roughly 50,000 words within their…

The common English-speaker has roughly 50,000 words within their mind and generally finds the correct one in approximately 600 milliseconds.

One reason cats bury poop is to avoid disputes. Dominant cats…

One reason cats bury poop is to avoid disputes. Dominant cats poop out in the open to claim authority, while others bury theirs to avoid problems. If your cat doesn’t bury it, it may be a sign of illness, or it might just be telling you who’s in charge.

A ten-year psychological study found that men who kissed their…

A ten-year psychological study found that men who kissed their wives before leaving for work lived, on average, five years longer, earning 20 to 30 percent more than peers who left without a kiss.

According to a study, having daughters can increase the life…

According to a study, having daughters can increase the life expectancy for fathers.

According to a study, U.S. made cigarettes tend to contain more…

According to a study, U.S. made cigarettes tend to contain more cancer-causing chemicals than cigarette brands made elsewhere around the world.

A study found that America’s poor can’t afford…

A study found that America’s poor can’t afford money-saving habits like buying in bulk or timing their purchases to take advantage of sales.

The oldest sibling is usually the most well behaved.

The oldest sibling is usually the most well behaved.

Younger siblings tend to get worse grades than older siblings…

Younger siblings tend to get worse grades than older siblings because their parents believe the oldest child is smarter.

Researchers testing insect repellents used Victoria…

Researchers testing insect repellents used Victoria Secret’s Bombshell perfume as a standard and accidentally discovered that it repels mosquitoes better than many repellents on the market.

According to a Japanese study mosquitoes are most attracted to…

According to a Japanese study mosquitoes are most attracted to type O blood. Mosquitoes can taste, via skin secretions, what blood type we are before they suck any blood.