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The price of being optimistic: Study finds people who ‘see the glass half full’ are more likely to fall victim to scams A study from the University of Plymouth and Scripps College shows that...

Remember ‘Laurel or Yanny’? A strange new illusion shows why talking turns to singing after many repetitions… but can YOU hear it? The ‘Speech-to-Song Illusion’ takes place...

Obese dogs and humans have ‘similar personalities’ and crave the same foods A study examining the emotional and cognitive aspect of obesity in dogs has found that the canines have similar...

Dentists can SMELL your fear: Study warns their ability to detect patients’ anxiety may cause them to make more mistakes Study of dental students found that dentists can smell when a patient is...

‘Disturbing’ half human-half CHICKEN embryos are created in the lab in an effort to shed light on how cells transform into a fetus The research was lead by a team from Rockerfeller University...

We teach children "thank you" is the magic word, but it seems families and friends across the world say "thank you" much less than you would expect. An international study, published...

Leprosy started in Europe NOT Asia and red squirrels were responsible for bringing it to Britain more than 1,000 years ago, DNA study suggests Red squirrels are responsible for bringing the leprosy bacteria...

Ginger beer and ginger biscuits could cure children’s stomach bugs and even overcome morning sickness, study suggests Ginger beer and ginger biscuits might help children with sickness bugs Children...

The ‘365 challenge’ is GOOD for you: Study finds taking a photo each day and sharing it on social media can boost personal well-being Study found taking a photo each day and sharing it supports...

‘World’s most dangerous glacier’ that could collapse within DECADES and raise sea levels by 10ft will be studied by a £20 million joint US-UK mission Scientists will use computer modelling...

Red for romance? Not anymore! How singletons are ditching sexy scarlet outfits in favour of all black ensembles to impress on a first date Red is the shade traditionally associated with romance and passion Research...

MUSICMETROPOLIS 1 ★★★Melbourne Symphony Orchestra, Robert Blackwood Hall, April 19 South Korean composer Unsuk Chin is chief guest at this year’s Metropolis Festival and has provided most of...