SCIENCE - TECHNOLOGY - NATURE
MOUNT ST. HELENS ERUPTION: FACTS & INFORMATION
Picturesque Mount St. Helens erupted on May 18, 1980 and remains the most destructive example of volcanic activity in the United States.
CHOCOLATE BABKA WITH MIXED NUTS
Babka is originally from Eastern Europe, although its exact origins are unknown. Whether it’s a Polish or Russian dessert, it has definitely spread its way through the world and has become a rather well known and popular treat.
DO CANADIAN CARVINGS DEPICT VIKINGS? REMOVING MAMMAL FAT MAY TELL
Carvings uncovered in the Canadian Arctic may be the earliest portraits of
created in the Americas.
WHAT IS MEIOSIS?
All cells arise from other cells through the process of cell division. Meiosis is a specialized form of cell division that produces reproductive cells, such as plant and fungal spores and sperm and egg cells.
HUNTERS MAY LURE 'MAN-EATING' TIGER WITH CALVIN KLEIN'S OBSESSION
Officials in India are considering using Calvin Klein's Obsession for Men to lure
a "man-eating" tiger
to its doom.
THE NEW FASTEST CAMERA IN THE WORLD SEES LASERS MOVE AT 10 TRILLION FRAMES PER SECOND
Older cameras could watch light cross the surface of a sesame seed. This is much faster than that.
WEIGH CHILDREN ANNUALLY BETWEEN TWO AND 18 TO PREVENT OBESITY TIMEBOMB, SAYS ROYAL COLLEGE
Children should be weighed every year between the ages of two and 18 to prevent a looming obesity timebomb, the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health has said.
CHILD 'VAMPIRE' WAS BURIED 1,550 YEARS AGO IN ITALY
A 1,550-year-old "
" of a child with a rock stuffed into his or her mouth has been discovered in an ancient cemetery in Lugnano, Italy.
ANOTHER NASA SPACE TELESCOPE SIDELINED BY GLITCH
The Chandra X-ray Observatory, which has been observing the universe in high-energy light since 1999, entered a protective "safe mode" on Wednesday (Oct. 10).
MOONMOONS (MOONS THAT ORBIT OTHER MOONS) COULD EXIST, SCIENTISTS SAY
True to form, the internet has endeavored to name an unnamed thing, and the results are hilarious.