SCIENCE - TECHNOLOGY - NATURE
HOW TO STOP FARTING: WAYS OF GETTING RID OF GAS OR BLOATING
This is a very sensitive subject to talk about and let’s face it it can be very embarrassing. Especially, if you are in close proximity of co-workers or family members.
'RADICAL' MUSLIMS? THE HISTORY OF SALAFISTS
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FACTS ABOUT VANADIUM
Vanadium is a medium-hard, steel-blue metal. Although a lesser-known metal, it is quite valuable in the manufacturing industry due to its malleable, ductile and corrosion-resistant qualities.
FACTS ABOUT VENUS FLYTRAPS
Unlike most plants, Venus flytraps are carnivorous, which means they eat meat. Charles Darwin wrote in his 1875 publication, "Insectivorous Plants," that the Venus flytrap is "one of the most wonderful [plants] in the world.
50,000 YEAR OLD LIFEFORMS WERE FOUND IN AN ABANDONED MINE
NASA Astrobiologist Penelope Boston has uncovered 50,000 year old microscopic organisms in the deep and extreme Naica caves. This discovery could, alongside existing knowledge and researcher, allow scientists to better understand early life on Earth and possible life on other planets.
DINOSAURS MAKE AN OPERATIC DEBUT AT MUSEUM WITH 'RHODA AND THE FOSSIL HUNT'
At the American Museum of Natural History (AMNH) in New York City, the dinosaur halls offer a window into a world millions of years ago, with mounted fossil skeletons representing massive extinct animals such as Tyrannosaurus rex and the long-necked Apatosaurus.
3,000-YEAR-OLD CHILD FOOTPRINTS FOUND AT SITE OF ANCIENT EGYPTIAN PALACE
Mysterious, 3,000-year-old footprints of ancient Egyptian children have emerged alongside rare painting fragments, at what appears to be the site of a royal palace or temple.
ELON MUSK SET TO REVEAL A BREAKING SPACEX ANNOUNCEMENT
At 4pm EST (1pm GMT), Elon Musk is going to reveal new information about his commercial spaceflight company.
FACTS ABOUT BROMINE
Smelly element No. 35, bromine, is a fairly abundant element but has a rare property: it is the only nonmetal to exist in liquid form at room temperature, and one of only two elements (the other being mercury) that is liquid at room temperature and pressure.
FACTS ABOUT GROUNDHOGS
Groundhogs, also called woodchucks, are large rodents. They are also one of the 14 species of marmot, or ground squirrels.