Watch: Never-Before-Seen Footage of NASA's Antares Rocket Explosion

The rocket exploded at 6:22 p.m. EDT on 28 October, just seconds after liftoff from the Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport
by Laura Sinpetru, November 25th, 2014
 

World's Largest Atom Smasher Coughs Out 2 Never-Before-Seen Particles

The subatomic particles, Xi b' and Xi b*, are expected to shed new light on the matter comprising the universe
by Laura Sinpetru, November 21st, 2014
 

Watch: Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Cats

This video is a must-see for those of you who have a cat or are thinking about welcoming one in your lives
by Laura Sinpetru, November 20th, 2014
Watch: Dust Mites Are All Around Us, Feast on Our Skin

Watch: Dust Mites Are All Around Us, Feast on Our Skin

by Laura Sinpetru, November 18th, 2014
The good news is these teeny tiny organisms don't actually chew on our arms and legs, only eat dead skin cells
 

Downright Bizarre Predatory Worm Glows Green in the Dark

The peculiar worm was not too long ago discovered in Peru, researchers are quite taken aback by its behavior
by Laura Sinpetru, November 18th, 2014
 

Photo of the Day: Philae's Home on Comet 67P/C-G Revealed

Just hours ago, the European Space Agency's spacecraft snapped a photo of the comet and sent it to Earth
by Laura Sinpetru, November 13th, 2014
 

Watch: Why Dogs Pant, as Explained by Science

Video explains why pooches let their tongue out of their mouth and start panting when temperatures get too hot
by Laura Sinpetru, November 12th, 2014
 

It's Official: Philae Is on Route to Comet 67P/Churyumov–Gerasimenko

The lander left the European Space Agency's Rosetta spacecraft just minutes ago, is now heading for its target comet
by Laura Sinpetru, November 12th, 2014
 

Watch: How You Can Drown on Land in Mexico's Giant Crystal Cave

The cave is home to crystals measuring as much as 12 meters (39 feet) in length and 4 meters (13 feet) in diameter
by Laura Sinpetru, November 11th, 2014
Count Dracula's Thirst for Blood Explained by Science

Count Dracula's Thirst for Blood Explained by Science

by Laura Sinpetru, November 11th, 2014
Researchers identify the chemical compound that made the scent of blood utterly irresistible to Count Dracula
 

Watch: Everything You Never Wanted to Know About Farts

Science video explains why some folks have no trouble smelling their own gases, are disgusted by those let out by others
by Laura Sinpetru, November 10th, 2014
 

Artifacts Found at the Site of an Irish Castle Are Centuries Old

Archaeologists found the artifacts in a washing pit hidden under a floor, say they date back to 350 years ago
by Laura Sinpetru, November 10th, 2014
 

39,000-Year-Old Woolly Mammoth Brain Is Perfectly Preserved

The mummified brain's folds and blood vessels are still visible, researchers who have had the chance to examine it say
by Laura Sinpetru, November 7th, 2014
 

Watch: The Ebola Virus Explained in One Brilliant Animation

Video details how the Ebola virus behaves once it enters the body, why it is that so many people are killed by it
by Laura Sinpetru, November 7th, 2014
 
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