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These Geeky College Courses Are For Real!

These Geeky College Courses Are For Real!

By Robert PunchurOctober 24, 2013

Students are told to study what they love. For geeks, that can be difficult. Course names can be misleading. For example, a...More  →

Science Explains: Why Can't Miley Keep Her Tongue in Her Mouth?

Science Explains: Why Can't Miley Keep Her Tongue in Her Mouth?

By ChauntonOctober 11, 2013

Greetings masterminds. Science here. I get asked a lot of questions about Miley Cyrus. If she sprains her butt, does she qualify...More  →

20 Scientific Errors in Gravity

20 Scientific Errors in Gravity

By Becky FerreiraOctober 10, 2013

Gravity has only been out for a few days, but it's already a critical and commercial juggernaut. Alfonso Cuarón really hit it into...More  →

FAQ: Higgs Boson For Dummies

FAQ: Higgs Boson For Dummies

By Jeremy BlachmanOctober 8, 2013

It's official! Peter Higgs and Francois Englert won the Nobel prize for discovering the Higgs boson particle! So, what is a Higgs...More  →

Here Comes the Sun! 12 Insanely Futuristic Solar Power Designs

Here Comes the Sun! 12 Insanely Futuristic Solar Power Designs

By Becky FerreiraOctober 8, 2013

It's crazy that in the 21st Century, we're still running on non-renewable power that muddies the skies and gut-punches the planet. What's...More  →

5 TV Space Disasters that Rival Gravity

5 TV Space Disasters that Rival Gravity

By Ryan BrittOctober 7, 2013

Over the weekend, the boundaries of space and limits of the human body confronted movie audiences as Gravity made everyone really dizzy....More  →

Science Fact or Science Fiction Quiz

Science Fact or Science Fiction Quiz

By Vadim NewquistSeptember 30, 2013

Here's a fun little quiz that will put both your knowledge of obscure science trivia and your ability to successfully spot a...More  →

The 7 Smelliest Things on Earth

The 7 Smelliest Things on Earth

By Steven RomanoSeptember 26, 2013

For every pleasant scent in the world there’s always two or three that make our nostrils burn and eyes water. Sweaty armpits,...More  →

The World's Brainiest Beasts

The World's Brainiest Beasts

By Vadim NewquistSeptember 24, 2013

Evolution has produced some pretty spectacular brains in the last billion or so years. Humans are, of course, not the only animal...More  →

5 Things I Hope Jurassic World Will REALLY Be About

5 Things I Hope Jurassic World Will REALLY Be About

By Ryan BrittSeptember 13, 2013

Earlier in the week, the on-again-off-again Jurassic Park 4 was officially re-titled by Universal Pictures; Jurassic World, and with little explanation. Certain buzz...More  →