Why deceiving ourselves can backfire

CBS Broadcasting, Inc.

Coming Up: Thinking Plants

A surprising case of plants that reason

Find an archived Episode:

Recently on The Loh Down On Science

Healthy Gas

This story stinks!

Octopus Tangle

What keep these animals from being the pretzels of the ocean?

Malaria Missile

Declaring war on malaria!

Parenting Brains

Some parents are mom and dad in one, brain-wise.

Cuteness Factor

The evolution of "awwwwww!!!"

Ancestral GPS

Scientists develop an intriguing new tool for tracing ancestry