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Scientific Sundays #3: Common Scientific Myths Part 1

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There are many things you have been told, from your parents, colleagues, friends and most definitely the internet that aren’t necessarily as honest as you may think. What if we told you many scientific things that you know and make you fell clever are actually fake? Don’t worry, we’ll correct you, and then you can feel smart when you correct someone else over these common scientific myths. Note, these myths are in no particular order, no myth is more common according to where it is on the list. Read the rest of this entry

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Scientific Sundays #2: Do Humans Have Five Senses?

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Sorry for not posting an article last Sunday, we had some ‘business’ to do. To cover, we’re posting two!

All of us know that there are 5 senses, right? Wrong. This is one of the big fat lies that your science teachers have told you. In fact, most research shows there are plenty more; we actually have up to around 20 senses. It’s just that these senses are filtered into the main five (sight, touch, taste, sound and smell), but they are actually quite different from each other. Read the rest of this entry