Researchers Tout Poultry Poop as Renewable Energy Source

One man’s fowl excrement is another man’s renewable energy source. Researchers at the Ben-Gurion University of...

Why a Golf Ball Compresses Like a Spring—Until It Shatters

I was watching this awesome video about hitting golf balls until they fail. It's a team-up video with YouTubers Destin Sandlin (Smarter...
The breathing of the crowd: The 2015 found-footage horror film <em>Paranormal Activity: Ghost Dimension</em> was one of the movies screened during the study.

We might be able to rate future films with a sniff test, study says

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Navy pilots who drew a huge dong in the sky faced stiff reprimand

Navy pilots receive intense training and are held to an incredibly high performance standard. They’re also human, and as such, they find things...

Trump's Attacks on the Environment Are Mostly Failing

This story originally appeared on Slate and is part of the Climate Desk collaboration.It is a popular fiction that despite its many foibles,...

15-Foot, 2,100-Pound Great White Shark Is Traveling Up the Carolinas, Trackers Show

A 15-foot, 2,137-pound great white shark is...

New Puffy Coats Are Being Designed to Fall Apart Faster

Outdoorsy types are well-versed in the differences between down feathers and synthetic fibers, the two most common fillings for gears like puffy blanket, jackets,...
Secret garden

Secret garden

In 2018, what is left to explore in the world? It seems unlikely, say, that humans might find an untouched forest...