Just how are hamsters and the French Revolution are connected to the first day of fall?
How to fight climate change with what you eat
September 20, 2017, 2:23 p.m. by Sami Grover
You hear a lot about what not to eat. This is different.
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Elaborate stone structures in the Taiwanese ocean are actually ancient fish traps
September 20, 2017, 10:25 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
These ancient fishing weirs were brilliantly constructed to herd thousands of pounds of unsuspecting fish.
That beautiful tattoo of yours may be leaching toxic chemicals into your lymph nodes
September 20, 2017, 8:37 a.m. by Starre Vartan
Tattoo inks contain compounds you wouldn't eat, yet they make their way into the body.
Butterflies lose their luster if their 'paintbrush genes' aren't on
September 20, 2017, 7:12 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
Two genes are largely responsible for the colors and patterns of butterflies' wings, and if they don't work, butterflies look very different.
I changed the way I use social media, and it changed my life
September 19, 2017, 4:24 p.m. by Jenn Savedge
2 changes that have helped me navigate the web without getting sucked into the social media vacuum.
These octopuses like to hang out together in an underwater city called Octlantis
September 19, 2017, 1:20 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Once believed to be loners, these marine creatures have a vibrant social life.
In Finland, classroom design offers a radical departure from the norm
September 19, 2017, 12:01 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Can better architecture lead to a better scholastic experience, as Finnish educators believe?
Flooding from Hurricane Harvey actually warped Earth's crust
September 19, 2017, 10:17 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
Harvey's 275 trillion pounds of water was a heavy weight to carry.