The practice of geophagy – eating earth – is surprisingly common, and while in some parts of the world it is regarded as an eating disorder, in others it is actively encouraged. But why would people want to eat something that’s literally dirty?
Learn why the TM technique is so effective for stress and anxiety, how it works, how it improves brain function and memory, and more.
Blood-curdling stories of man's ongoing hunt for the elixir of eternal life, the cutting edge of cybernetic implants and secrets of an Abkhazian centenarians village discovered in this new documentary.
How long can a man live? Does he use all the resources? How do you extend your life? What's the secret? ...
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Greg Foot exceeds his daily allowance of calories followed by an intensive exercise to find out, does fast food actually make you fat?
Chris Van Tulleken explains why farts are good for you and how you can enjoy them. Let us know some of your very sensible stories in the comments below.
A handful of people can recall almost every day of their lives in enormous detail – and after years of research, neuroscientists are finally beginning to understand how they do it.
Michael Mosley compares the difference between a meat lunch and a vegetarian lunch to find out whether or not it is actually healthier to be a vegetarian?