One Giant Leap for Mankind : The Evolution of our ...
Jan 7, 2022 | Science, Social Sciences |
Why Do Humans Have Finger & Toenails?
How Did Different Human Skin Colours Come About ?
Feb 26, 2021 | General Interest, Science |
Why Were Some Dinosaurs so Large ?
Oct 12, 2018 | Science |
Surprising Science : Would You Adam & Eve it ...
Aug 31, 2018 | General Interest, Religion, Science |
Why Are Eggs Egg Shaped ?
Aug 24, 2018 | General Interest, Science, Trivia |
Another one of those random questions that seem to come out of nowhere as it flits across our minds - Why Exactly are Eggs egg Shaped ?
Why is it that Humans Can Speak?
Feb 6, 2018 | Science |
Out of Africa : Did an Exploding Star Alter Human Evolution
Sep 29, 2017 | Science |
Why Can’t We Fly?
Jul 7, 2017 | General Interest |
Which Came First – The Chicken or the Egg ?
Jan 3, 2017 |
Okay as questions go this is a ‘doozy’ – as our American cousins would say. It’s a question that has perplexed humanity from as early as the ancient Greeks all the way to us in the 21st century, and we’re still dying to know : Which came first-the chicken or the egg ?Read More
Why do we sometimes get a tune stuck in our heads ?
Sep 9, 2016 |
Why is it that we sometimes get a tune or chorus stuck in our heads and play it over and over again even though it’s driving us crazy?
This is one of those questions that one wonders if there really could be an answer or is it ‘just one of those things’. Well some neuroscientists, pyschologists and evene marketers have something to say on this subject.
Why do men have nipples?
Sep 6, 2016 |
Why do men have nipples? – In a Nutshell : Men have nipples because women do.Read More
Why Can’t We Photosynthesise?
Jul 29, 2016 |
It would be handy wouldn’t it – photosynthesising all our food rather than having to stop to eat three times a day – so why can’t we do it ?Read More
Why do we have five fingers on each hand and five toes on each foot?
May 10, 2016 |
We seem to have the exactly the right number to do the job – but why 5 fingers and five toes on each appendage – Why not 6 or 10 on each ? In this article we look at what is believed to be the reason it is “just so”.Read More
Is there any Evolutionary Reason why we Die ?
Apr 15, 2016 |
According to the theory of evolution shouldn’t the strongest organism live forever ? …. No. But the ‘answer’ as it stands is rather mind-bendingRead More
Why do men go bald?
Jun 16, 2015 |
There are 193 species of monkeys and apes in the world today, but only one of them is hairless: us ! The average person has around 100,000 hairs on his or her head, so why do some men go bald ?Read More
The Darwin Awards : For Services to Humanity by Removing Themselves from the Gene Pool
Jun 9, 2015 |
The Darwin Awards honour “Those who do a service to humanity by permanently removing themselves from the gene pool” : In this article we’ve included some past deeds which have been ‘recognised’ by the judges.Read More
How did the Dodo become extinct?
Nov 18, 2014 |
The Dodo bird has come to symolise extinction, and man’s folly in his destructive overuse of natural resources. Indeed Jersey’s own Durrell Wildlife Trust’s – which is dedicated to saving specise from extinction – symbol is the Dodo. So how did this ungainly bird become extinct ?Read More
Why do we get old?
Jul 4, 2014 |
Why do we get old ? Some animals can seem to live forever 200, 300 even 400 years. Various theories in biology have been put forward regarding ageing. We look at some of them in this article.Read More
Why Do Humans Walk Upright ?
May 6, 2014 |
This is one of those mysteries that refuse to lie down (if you’ll pardon the pun). It’s also one of those questions where there’s much debate and no clear answer. However there are some good theories that are interesting to chew over.Read More
Are We Still Evolving ?
Jan 29, 2013 |
Have our technological, biological and medical advancements to date put us out of reach of evolutions effects, or at least reduced their impact ? In this article we consider just a few of some of the ideas floating around at the moment.Read More