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The Beatles Didn't Start a Music Revolution—Hip-Hop Did

  When people think of the Beatles, they think of the music revolution that the band brought about. However, researchers now say that it was h...

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Published: 2017-07-25 10:17 0

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A Son of Cecil the Lion Has Also been Killed by a Trophy Hunter

  You may remember that two years ago, Minnesota dentist Walter James Palmer shot and killed Cecil the Lion in Zimbabwe. This sparked global o...

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Published: 2017-07-25 07:17 0

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Finding Antipodes: If You Dug Straight Through the Earth, Where Would You End Up?

  A new interactive map will show you where your location's antipode is on Earth. Antipodes are two points on a sphere that are furthest apart...

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Published: 2017-07-25 04:17 0

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Low-Fat Ice Cream Doesn't Taste Any Worse Than Regular Ice Cream

  Though we think that regular fatty ice cream is much better than low-fat ice cream, scientists say that there's actually no difference in ta...

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Published: 2017-07-24 22:17 0

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Want to Have a Good Sleep? Experts Say Just Have a Strong Sense of Purpose

A good night's sleep is a critical part of one's development--there's no question on that. Not only will it improve memory, creativity  and focus...

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Published: 2017-07-24 19:17 0

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Turns Out You Can Actually Outrun The Mighty T. rex

Remember the scene from the movie Jurassic Park when the T. Rex chases the protagonists from a running jeep? Well, we might consider it truly fictiona...

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Published: 2017-07-24 16:17 0

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A Louder Voice: Gloves that Automatically Convert Sign Language to Text

American Sign Language (ASL) is the predominant sign language of deaf communities in the United States and Canada. It has helped deaf people communica...

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Published: 2017-07-24 13:17 0

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Dipped, Hung and Baked: New Fireproof Plastic Is Designed After Mother-Of-Pearl!

Nacre, also known as mother-of-pearl, makes up the outer coating of pearls. It can also be found on the inner shell layer of some molluscs. It&rsquo...

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Published: 2017-07-24 10:17 0

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Exhumation Reveals That Salvador Dali's Mustache Remains Intact

  Artist Salvador Dalí's mustache is intact and still in the (in)famous “ten past ten” position.   Dalí died...

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Published: 2017-07-24 04:17 0

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We Have 6,909 Living Languages. How Did This Happen?

  There are currently 6,909 living languages in the world right now, but there are only 196 countries. How do people living in the same geogra...

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Published: 2017-07-24 01:17 0

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An Automaton's Works of Art: Poems by the Shore

"Medicine, law, business, engineering, these are noble pursuits and necessary to sustain life. But poetry, beauty, romance, love, these are what we...

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Published: 2017-07-23 22:17 0

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The Modern Day Cookbook: Take A Photo and Grab the Recipe

Gone are the days when you just stare at a food in the restaurant or Instagram and just silently wish you have the recipe. When you look at a dish...

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Published: 2017-07-23 19:17 0

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Scientists Found a Trace of Mysterious Human Ancestors in Our Saliva

  Scientists have found hints that a “ghost” species of human ancestors may have contributed to the genes of modern humans in Sub-...

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Published: 2017-07-23 16:17 0

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Combating Pseudoscience and Peddlers of Snake Oil

  If there's anything that actress Gwyneth Paltrow's lifestyle company Goop contributed to 2017, it's a master course on how to sell pseudosci...

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Published: 2017-07-22 04:04 0

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Small and Terrific: We may be able to Learn a Lot From Ants' Collective Intelligence

Remember your childhood movie "Antz"? There, we were able to explore the world of, well, ants and see them create brilliant things like when they made...

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Published: 2017-07-21 22:04 0

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