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Science Explains Importance of Rudolph’s Red Nose
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…
Bill Nye Uses Emojis To Explain Dreams
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.
Scientists Unveil Terrifying And Beautiful Cyborg Flower
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…
Frisky Rant: I Am A Scientist, Not A “Lady” Scientist
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…
Bill Nye Uses Science To Defend Women’s Reproductive Rights
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,…
9th Grade Muslim Boy Arrested For Building A Clock That His Teacher Decided Might Be A Bomb
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…
Sorry, Older Sisters: Science Says You Weigh More Than Your Siblings
A small price to pay for being the favorite, right??
NASA Has Started A Year-Long Isolation Program In A Dome To Simulate Life On Mars
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…
Hey, Maybe Look Out For People Who Are Super, Super Polite, Because They’re Actually Mean
If Becky from HR tells you your hair looks A-MAY-ZING every day when you are sure it doesn’t, watch your back.
The Concept of “Earth 2″ Is Alternately Frightening And Exhilarating
Are aliens actually cool? Hmmmm … probably not.
Here’s What Makes A Perfect Penis, According To Science
Here are your new standards, dudes.