Category: Biology

Why Do Birds Turn Their Neck so Fast?

If you ever had the time to observe the birds closely, you could have seen their intense head turns like it’s being enlightened mystically every second. Despite the quick twitchy head movements and the environmental...

What Happens When Fruits Ripen?

Fruits are more delicious when they are ripened fully, and sometimes exquisite when they are at a certain point of time during the ripening process. So what makes them delicious? Why the fruits ripen and...

How fast a human can run? - Geekswipe

How Fast Can a Human Run?

Among all the biped living organisms on this planet, we humans are always the special kind. Being called as the ‘habitual’ bipeds, we are still one of the slowest bipeds among the primates. Ruling out the...

Why Do Muscles Twitch?

A muscle twitching – sometimes referred as muscle fasciculation or myoclonus – is a benign contraction of a muscle or a group of muscles due to abnormalities in the signal sent to the muscle from...