SCIENCE - TECHNOLOGY - NATURE
THE FALCON HEAVY JUST LAUNCHED SUCCESSFULLY. NEXT STOP, MARS.
Well played, Musk.
THE FIRST BRITONS WERE BLACK, NATURAL HISTORY MUSEUM DNA STUDY REVEALS
The earliest Britons were black-skinned, with dark curly hair and possibly blue eyes, new analysis of a 10,000-year-old Somerset skeleton has revealed.
CONTEST: FIND THE FALCON HEAVY’S CENTER CORE, BECAUSE WE CAN’T
During SpaceX's Falcon Heavy launch, the feeds cut out at an inopportune moment: right before the core landed. We still don't know what happened to it.
SUCCESS! SPACEX LAUNCHES FALCON HEAVY ROCKET ON HISTORIC MAIDEN VOYAGE
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla.
BIOMED CEO INJECTS HIMSELF WITH DIY HERPES VACCINE — WHY THAT'S NOT A GOOD IDEA
On Sunday (Feb. 4), biomedical startup CEO Aaron Traywick injected himself with an untested herpes treatment in front of a live audience.
FLAT EARTH: WHAT FUELS THE INTERNET'S STRANGEST CONSPIRACY THEORY?
A believer in flat-Earth conspiracies took another shot at shooting himself toward the stratosphere in a homemade rocket.
ASPARAGUS: HEALTH BENEFITS, RISKS (STINKY PEE) & NUTRITION FACTS
In ancient times, asparagus was renowned as an aphrodisiac, and maybe for good reason. This succulent, savory vegetable contains a stimulating blend of nutrients that help boost energy, cleanse the urinary tract and neutralize excess ammonia, which can cause fatigue and sexual disinterest.
PLANETS IN THE TRAPPIST-1 SYSTEM MAY BE CLOSER TO EARTH THAN WE THOUGHT
The TRAPPIST-1 system is thought to be one of our best opportunities to find habitable planets beyond our solar system. Now, four new studies have expanded our knowledge of its composition.
IBM’S NEW AI CAN PREDICT PSYCHOSIS IN YOUR SPEECH
The AI takes subjectivity out of the equation.
GRAPHENE’S PROPERTIES HAVE BEEN TESTED IN MICRO-GRAVITY FOR THE FIRST TIME
The wonder-material rode the "vomit comet" for a bit of testing.