This otherworldly light show tracks galactic garbage drifting across the night sky
October 19, 2018, 8:23 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Dutch designer Dan Roosegaarde's Space Waste Lab visualizes 'the smog of our universe.'
Why we really should stop calling humans 'dogs' and 'pigs'
October 17, 2018, 1:27 p.m. by Christian Cotroneo
It's time to stop pinning our failings on animals.
Ancient graffiti reveals the real date of Pompeii's destruction
October 17, 2018, 12:19 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
The debate over whether the eruption of Mount Vesuvius occurred in August or October may finally be settled.
How scientists unraveled the mystery behind a 1,700-year-old striped sock
October 15, 2018, 11:59 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
Stripes, it seems, have been a fashion mainstay for countless generations.
Introducing moose turd art and the delightfully practical woman who creates it
October 10, 2018, 10:15 a.m. by Starre Vartan
Mary Winchen talks about her creations with just the right combination of seriousness and puns.
Shetland Islanders refuse to let mapmakers box them in
October 10, 2018, 8:23 a.m. by Christian Cotroneo
It's now illegal for mapmakers to put the Shetland Islands in a box.
Drawing can help you think and focus better — even if you're not good at it
October 7, 2018, 10:05 a.m. by Starre Vartan
Here's why you shouldn't leave this artistic pursuit to the professionals.