Today is international Asteroid Day. To mark the event, we’ve ranked the solar system’s most famous asteroids (and a few comets) from worst to best.
The children of Thailand's "sea nomads" all have one superpower: underwater, they can see like dolphins. Here's how.
Think your job is stressful? Try being the guy who has to declare the beginning of Ramadan just by looking at the moon. Here’s how he does it, and what it all means.
Want to take down a drone? Send in an eagle. At least that’s the advice from Dutch police.
Harvard’s pigment collection isn’t just extraordinarily beautiful – it’s also totally poisonous.
Want to know why the water in Yellowstone looks so much like a hippy’s tie-dyed t-shirt? It’s all due to some psychedelic bacteria.
When Sweden decided to build the world’s biggest model solar system, they didn’t muck around – they used the length of their entire country as a base.
Let your inner mad scientist run free with the Amino One – a 'home-brew' science lab that lets you make fragrances, flavours, lights and even medicine from living cells.
Carl Sagan understood the value of explaining complicated science with engaging visuals, which makes this cartoon a perfect addition to his legacy.
Getting to Mars is going to be hard. But thanks to some scientists out in the Arizonan desert, growing fresh food there might be a tad easier.
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