• Jemima James
  1. When touch turns to tickle

    Touch is a powerful sensation that can trigger both physical and emotional reactions. One such reaction to touch is the tickling sensation. The word tickling actually …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2019/10/10/when-touch-turns-to-tickle

  2. Eye-popping sneezes  

    As the cold weather persists so does the cold and flu season, where the office silences are filled by the sounds of sniffles, blows and sneezes. …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2019/09/23/eye-popping-sneezes

  3. Hemispheric dominance theory: Myth or fact?

    It’s a theory that has been circulating mainstream media for years and whether you realise it or not you’ve probably heard of it. However, what many …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2019/09/08/hemispheric-dominance-theory-myth-or-fact

  4. Beans, Beans, do they really make you fart?

    Flatulence, while it can embarrass, is a completely normal bodily process. In fact, it is unavoidable, the average person will pass gas between 14 and 23 …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2019/08/26/beans-beans-do-they-really-make-you-fart