Do you hate football and its alternative, total cuteness? Do you prefer aquatic boredom?
Well then the Fish Bowl is the correct viewing alternative for you.
Nat Geo’s brilliant program has actually been airing since 2014.
Here is a preview its genius:
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We all know that movies are meant for entertainment and that romantic comedies are not real life. Yet every so often we also insanely entertain the idea lying to your best friend of the opposite sex for several years, in the hopes of tricking them into loving you. Or was that just my move?
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Scientists have been trying to figure out for some time why certain dinosaurs like the triceratops were decorated with horns and frills, while others were not. However, new research from the journal Palaeontologia Electronica suggests that these characteristics may have been a result of “socio-sexual signaling.”
In other words, they put the horns in horny.
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In a comprehensive study that looked at sleep patterns and disturbances in America, it was revealed that while a high number of 51 percent of men suffer from weekly insomnia, women top out those numbers at a depressing 57 percent. READ MORE »
Sometimes the most obvious lesson is the hardest to learn. READ MORE »
There’s no other time like the holidays to examine your life and how lucky you are to be surrounded by friends and family. While you’re at it, you might as well take a look at your relationship with your significant other and see just what makes you click. We’re not suggesting… READ MORE »
They may not have sorted out how Santa’s reindeer can fly, but scientists say there is an optical explanation for just how beneficial it is that Rudolph’s nose burns red and bright. Reporting in the journal Frontiers for Young Minds, a Dartmouth anthropology professor says that Arctic reindeer are (at least among mammals) uniquely qualified… READ MORE »
The combination of the favorite Uncle of Science and a rich a silly band of emojis makes hearing about REM sleep cycles not only compelling, but pure delight. READ MORE »
Behold the Frankenflower!
Researchers in Linköping University in Sweden have created the world’s first electronic cyborg plant.
What the hell is this you ask? Well, it’s basically making plant-based fuel cells that convert its photosynthetic sugars into electricity.
It’s not as terrifying as it sounds, but it IS complex. READ MORE »
Earlier this year, Nobel Laureate Sir Tim Hunt and Biochemist at the University College London found himself with a bit of a PR problem when he tried to analyze the gender gap in science. According to Hunt, the real issue was that women were just too damn sexy for the white coats. While men in… READ MORE »
It has been a pretty shitty year for women’s reproductive rights in this country, I think we can all agree. When so much progression has been made for LGBT rights, Trans Rights and more, the Right still wants to attack the decisions that women make with regards to women and reproduction. Laws are getting worse,… READ MORE »
Meet Ahmed Mohamed, a ninth grader living in Irving, Texas. Ahmed loves playing around with electronics and on Monday, he managed to do something seriously cool: he built a clock from scratch! And he did it in just about 20 minutes. I don’t know about you, but I can barely figure out how to work… READ MORE »
Thirty-year-old Russian computer scientist Valery Spiridonov will become the world’s first head transplant patient in December 2017.
Spiridonov suffers from a rare genetic degenerative muscle condition called Werdnig-Hoffmann disease which has no treatment.
The doctor who will perform the surgery is Italian neurosurgeon Sergio Canavero. It is clear that this procedure… READ MORE »
A small price to pay for being the favorite, right?? READ MORE »
Since the Earth is slowly dying because human beings are garbage monsters, scientists have decided it’s time to try and move to Mars.
In preparation for this, they have started a year-long project to simulate life on Mars so that we can all be ready to move there ASAP.
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If Becky from HR tells you your hair looks A-MAY-ZING every day when you are sure it doesn’t, watch your back. READ MORE »