Livescience Say What? Computer Game Improves Hearing in Noisy Situations 2017-10-19T12:00:00.000000000-04:00 Want to follow conversations better in a noisy restaurant or bar? There soon may be an app for that. Let Sleeping Dogs Lie: It Helps Them Consolidate Memories 2017-10-19T11:41:00.000000000-04:00 Bursts of brain activity called "sleep spindles" work to consolidate memories in dogs as they snooze, just like in humans. Your Dog Doesn't Want Just Your Food — He Wants Your Attention 2017-10-19T11:20:00.000000000-04:00 Your dog may be trying to tell you something. From an inquisitive head tilt to "puppy dog eyes," the expressions of our canine companions may be their attempts to communicate, a new study finds. 9 New Ways to Keep Your Heart Healthy 2017-10-19T10:30:00.000000000-04:00 Heart disease is one of the leading causes of death in the United States, but it doesn't have to be. Walking, Even a Little, May Help Older Adults Live Longer 2017-10-19T07:33:00.000000000-04:00 Older adults who walked but didn't meet exercise guidelines of 2 hours a week boosted their life span in the new study. VR Experience Takes You into Famed WWII Shipwreck 2017-10-19T06:37:00.000000000-04:00 The VR experience will bring you face to face with one of the most famous wreck-diving sites in the world: the WWII SS Thistlegorm, which was sunk by German bombers in 1941 in the Red Sea. In Photos: Explore WWII Shipwreck in Virtual Reality 2017-10-19T06:35:00.000000000-04:00 The SS Thistlegorm was sunk by German bombers in 1941 on the way to the Egyptian city of Alexandria. Now, a team has recreated the famous wreck in virtual reality. Extremely Rare Case: Man's Artificial Hip Infected with 'Rabbit Fever' 2017-10-19T06:26:00.000000000-04:00 A severe pain in one man's artificial hip joint turned out to be caused by an extremely rare bacterial infection, according to a new report of the man's case. California Bill: What Is Water Cremation? 2017-10-19T04:39:00.000000000-04:00 People in California no longer need to decide between being buried or cremated when they die. On Oct. 15, Gov. Jerry Brown signed a bill that will allow for new option called "water cremation." How Blood-Bloated Mosquitoes Stealthily Avoid a Swat 2017-10-19T02:50:00.000000000-04:00 A sneaky takeoff technique helps mosquitoes escape undetected after they bite you.