'Rat Cafe' to open in San Francisco with live rats scurrying around
May 23, 2017, 7:57 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
You've heard of cat cafes, but this might be taking things too far...
Quantum experiment could test if human consciousness is material or immaterial
May 23, 2017, 5:29 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Is there more to the mind than just classical physics?
Strange distant star is dimming, and scientists don't know why
May 22, 2017, 11:01 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
Natural explanations include an orbiting planet or comet, but the dimming is too irregular, leaving some to suggest alien activity.
Global warming is making Antarctica green again, and it's stunning
May 19, 2017, 7:17 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
At current rates, it's not crazy to think that the Antarctic peninsula could eventually become forested again.
Western forests might one day look more like Eastern forests, thanks to climate change
May 17, 2017, 10:24 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Several species of tree common in the Eastern U.S. are steadily moving west.
Should we tow icebergs from Antarctica to combat drought?
May 13, 2017, 7:45 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
A company in the United Arab Emirates is already putting an iceberg-towing plan into action.
Microdoses of LSD could be the brain food of the future
May 12, 2017, 8:44 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Researchers are testing whether LSD can give us a mental advantage over supercomputers in games like Go.
Gravitational waves could be the key to unlocking other dimensions
May 9, 2017, 11:30 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Waves of gravity should be able to 'walk along' other dimensions.
Listening to your own heartbeat could boost your mind-reading powers
May 1, 2017, 8:25 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Study shows that listening inward improves your ability to understand others.