Ancient Guatemalans crafted massive sculptures using lightning and magnetism
April 22, 2019, 8:38 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Findings suggest that people knew about magnetism more than 2,000 years ago.
Where has all the plastic pollution gone in the Indian Ocean?
April 18, 2019, 8:10 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
The Indian Ocean is the world's biggest plastic dumping ground, but some of it is leaking elsewhere.
Extrasolar object may have crashed on Earth in 2014, and it could have carried alien life
April 17, 2019, 5:24 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
If fragments of this object can be found, it could offer unprecedented hints about other star systems.
Wind is carrying huge amounts of microplastic dust around the world
April 16, 2019, 5:56 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Even remote places like the French Pyrenees can contain urban levels of microplastics.
A future brain/cloud interface could give us all a collective super-consciousness
April 14, 2019, 3:07 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Researchers propose developing nanobots that connect our brains with the cloud.
Nearest Earth-like exoplanet might be an ocean world
April 12, 2019, 12:50 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Proxima b is only 4.24 light-years away, but don't pack your bags yet.
Woman treated for having 4 bees living inside her eye
April 12, 2019, 9:11 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
The bees were staying alive by drinking the woman's tears.
Your daily vitamin supplements aren't doing much good, say studies
April 10, 2019, 9:59 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
Taking your vitamins may be a pointless (but expensive) daily ritual.
That time scientists put a ferret in a giant particle accelerator...
April 8, 2019, 12:06 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
Thankfully, no ferrets were harmed in the completion of this project.
We just discovered a scorched planet that outlived its sun
April 5, 2019, 6:03 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Could this be a glimpse into Earth's future?
Astonished divers come across a massive jellyfish off the coast of England
16 houseplants that are almost impossible to kill
Rare encounter with piglet squid leaves deep sea explorers at a loss for scientific words
20 minutes in nature a day is your ticket to feeling better
Watch an elk herd run majestically across the Colorado foothills
The 1919 Boston Molasses Flood: The forgotten tragedy too bizarre for the history books