Popular Science

Yes, your dog is making puppy eyes at you

Sometimes science confirms the obvious.
dog facial expression doberman pinscher

This Doberman Pinscher is saying "...am...am I a good boy?"

The problem with is that they’re a lot like that never grow up. This is both a great strength and a huge annoyance, mostly because they can’t talk. Researchers who study infant learning and behavior have to rely on other cues, like how long subjects look at an object, because asking them questions is just a big waste of time. Dogs are the same, and that makes it very difficult to come to definitive conclusions about their behavior and what

You're reading a preview, sign up to read more.

More from Popular Science

Popular Science5 min read
The Fire ‘Time Bomb’ Is Finally Detonating On The World
Forestry management is a complicated, controversial, and region-specific art, especially as the stakes become higher as human-driven climate crises worsen. Warming temperatures create a higher risk of drought in many areas of the world, which means t
Popular Science2 min read
Unidentified Drones Are Everywhere. The FAA Has A Plan.
The FAA is focused on creating a new rule to require all drones operating within the US to be capable of identifying themselves and reporting their location.
Popular Science2 min read
Home Security Cameras That Offer Peace Of Mind (and Perhaps The Occasional Raccoon Footage)
Camera technology is getting smaller, cheaper, and more intuitive to set up and use, meaning peace of mind around has become simpler to achieve. So why not? Here are some easy-to-install, effective home security cameras that will help you sleep a lit