Tag: AsapSCIENCE

What Happens When You Inbreed?

On your quest to find love, and possibly have offspring, many of us cringe at the idea of mating with a sibling or any relative...

Early Birds vs Night Owls

You may have heard the saying ‘the early bird gets the worm’, but when it comes to humans, do morning people really have an advantage...

Talent vs Training

To be the best athlete, musician, or even gamer, you have to train relentlessly. But to what degree does natural talent come into play? Are...

Can RNA Splicing Errors Cause Disease?

Before computers and digital cameras, movies were edited hand. Editors would get rolls of raw film and physically cut and paste the scenes together. This...

How Much Sleep Do You Actually Need?

Tired? We all know the feeling; irritable, groggy and exceptionally lazy. Chances are you didn’t sleep enough last night, or the past few nights. But...

The Science of Cheating

Cheating on your significant other is taboo in almost all cultures, yet somehow adds flavour to the plot of movies and inspiration for countless songs...

The Science of Laziness

It can feel good lounging around and doing nothing…sometimes too good! Whether it’s to avoid work or escape physical activity, we’ve all had those days....

Does Everybody Have A Gay Gene?

Two to six percent of people self-identify as having predominantly homosexual attractions and, while there are many social and political theories on why, what does...

Mom vs. Dad: What Did You Inherit?

It’s easy to feel like you’re an even mix of your parents, but that’s not always the case. So, who should you be blaming over...