During storms, some rattlesnakes drink rain droplets from scales on their backs. This unusual behavior could help them survive when water is scarce. Now, researchers have figured out how the nanotexture of scales from these snakes helps them use their bodies to harvest rain. They report their results in in… Continue Reading How rattlesnakes’ scales help them sip rainwater from their bodies – Headline Science

It’s AumSum Time. What is BMI? Burger with Mango Ice-cream. No. BMI stands for Body Mass Index. It is used to check whether. We have a healthy weight according to our height. BMI is calculated by dividing a person’s weight. In kilograms with his height in meters squared. A BMI… Continue Reading What is BMI? (Body Mass Index) | #aumsum

This episode is brought to you by the new podcast, “The Thread” with OZY. In July 1995, it became unusually hot in Chicago. The temperature hit 106 degrees, and the heat index which is like wind chill – how it feels to people, was 126 degrees. As mayor Richard Daley… Continue Reading WHY Low Salt Stresses the Body (Sodium, Hormones & Potassium)

It was a pleasant morning in California in 2018. A 68-year old woman had escaped the harsh winter of Nebraska and had taken her yearly trip to a place called Carmel Valley. She was doing what she liked most, and that was trail running. Only this day she rounded a… Continue Reading Scientists Shocked By Worms Breeding Inside People’s Eyes

After reading “The Sleep Revolution,” which is all about the importance of a good night’s sleep… I found it really hard to… fall asleep. Before that I didn’t have much difficulty with it, but after being bombarded with endless statistics and research results illustrating the detriments of inadequate sleep, I… Continue Reading WHY Sleep is critical for the Body and Brain | Science of Sleep

It’s AumSum Time. Can you guess the title of my next video? Hurry up. Write your guess in the comments section below. What happens to our body after we die? It becomes a star. Not at all. Doctors declare a person dead when his heartbeat and respiration stops, and his… Continue Reading What happens to Our Body after we Die? | #aumsum

CC is on. To turn off, click the CC button at bottom right. Follow us on Twitter (@amoebasisters) and Facebook! We challenge you to take a good look at your hand. Take a really good look. What do you see? Well chances are you see your skin. Maybe you can… Continue Reading (OLD VIDEO) Human Body Systems: The 11 Champions

The best thing about flying first class? Getting drunk fast on free booze! Actually that doesn’t happen, but other things do happen to your body at altitude. Hey guys! An Earthbound Amy with you on DNews today. That you get drunk faster at high altitudes is the myth people love… Continue Reading This Is What Happens To Your Body At High Altitudes

You’ve probably heard that carbs are bad for you. And there’s a lot of us searching for signs they’re good, possibly sugar, or just the devil. But carbohydrates are your body’s main fuel source. So what do carbs actually DO when they pasta through your body? Carbohydrates in our food… Continue Reading Your Body on Carbs