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Are These the Real Animals Behind the Legends of the Yeti?

Scientists have basically thrown water over the flames sustaining the legends surrounding the Yeti by performing DNA analysis on supposed Yeti samples...

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Published: 2017-12-07 08:11 0

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Curb Your Enthusiasm: Bacteria Found on the ISS are Probably From Humans, Not Aliens

Before you get excited over the news that bacteria have been found on the outside of the International Space Station (ISS), keep in mind that the micr...

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Published: 2017-12-07 05:11 0

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Trophy Hunting Weakens a Species’s Ability to Survive Climate Change

Trophy hunting and poaching are making it more likely that several species will go extinct due to climate change. Big antlers, big targets  ...

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Published: 2017-12-07 02:11 0

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Why Teenagers Break the Rules

Scientists have found that the brains of teenagers may not be developed enough for them to be able to tell which things are more important and which a...

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Published: 2017-12-06 23:11 0

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Prehistoric Women Had Stronger Arms Than Today’s Best Rowers

A bone analysis of the 7,000-year-old remains of prehistoric women shed a new light on the role of women in prehistoric communities, as well as the ef...

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Published: 2017-12-06 20:11 0

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The Big Bang Theory is a Bust, Says Physicist

The universe may not have begun with a big bang, physicist Juliano César Silva Neves says. If so, how did the universe come into existence?...

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Published: 2017-12-06 17:11 0

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Biologist Finds Incredibly Rare Bush Dogs in an Unexpected Place

Jan Schipper wasn’t expecting to see extremely elusive bush dogs in images caught by his camera traps. And even if he did, he wouldn’t hav...

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Published: 2017-12-06 08:11 0

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Between Cats and Dogs, Which Species is Smarter? Science Has the Answer

Researchers counted the neurons in the brains of cats and dogs, and discovered that one species has twice as many neurons as the other. So which one i...

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Published: 2017-12-06 02:11 0

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Fecal Medicine: How One's Stool Could Save a Life

Some good shit. Fecal microbiota transplant or FMT is a medical procedure wherein a healthy person’s feces is injected into an unhealthy pers...

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Published: 2017-12-05 23:11 0

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Cheap, Origami-Inspired Artificial Muscles Can Lift 1000 Times Its Own Weight

Now to level up the lifting game...

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Published: 2017-12-05 20:11 0

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These Birds Have Outlived the Dinosaur Extinction!

How could this be? What looked like loons yet sounded like geese? A relative of a group of modern winged animals including ducks, geese and chickens?...

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Published: 2017-12-05 17:11 0

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It's A Bird, It's A Plane, No It's a Floating Plasma Ring!

Plasma, what? Plasma sounds like the stuff of sci-fi, yet you most likely experienced the fourth state of matter at least once a day. Whenever you se...

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Published: 2017-12-05 14:11 0

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Do You Know Who to Thank for Your Chocolates? These Flies

Bet you don't know this. Yes, ladies and gentlemen, go show your gratitude for this scavenger-pollinator that not just keeps our planet healthy but...

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Published: 2017-12-05 11:11 0

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This Giant Python Regurgitated Its Happy Meal: A Huge Lizard

Half the snake's size, actually. Happily hibernating after a massive meal, this snake was disturbed by humans which spells danger...and it has to rea...

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Published: 2017-12-05 08:11 0

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A Family for the First Robot Citizen? See What Sophia Has to Say

Rumor has it that humanoid robots will soon be the end of humanity...but will it? Well, let's hear it from their first ever representative, Sophia....

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Published: 2017-12-05 05:11 0

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