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Facts You Never Knew About Dinosaurs

Oh, the dinosaurs; you were only here for a short, 66 million years, yet you left us with so many questions. For instance... was your extinction caused by an asteroid?...

The Scariest Insects In The World

Insects are necessary and beneficial to mankind - mostly. True, some can kill us. But most provide a way to get rid of decomposing matter that would otherwise pile up...

How Science Has Improved Growing Weed

Marijuana plants grow best in tropical environments and yield a more THC-potent crop. So, how do farmers grow such righteous weed in places like Colorado, Washington and...

The Planets: The Secrets Behind Their Names

You might know the names of the planets, but where did those names come from? Well...a couple places.

What Has NASA Actually Invented?

What have we really gotten out of all that NASA money? You might be surprised. Except for one, which is a (crucial) improvement, each of these was developed specifically...

The Science That Made America Great

America is responsible for some of the greatest inventions in history. And, some of them (like the first mass produced automobile) changed the rest of the world as well....

Extreme Weather and Phenomena as They Look From Space

You've seen weather and phenomena rom the ground, but have you ever seen them from space? It looks incredible and awe inspiring. Check it out!

What Will NASA Learn About Jupiter In The Juno Flyby?

NASA's Juno space probe is now observing Jupiter from orbit. This cover photo, showing the planet's aurora, is one of its first pictures. Juno may put an end to some...

NASA’s Coolest Rockets And Spaceships

One only needed to look up at the wide open skies to start the adventure of a civilization: Getting off of our own rock and on to others! The fascination with space...

Useful Science: Reasons Why Morning Sex Is The Best

Why is it that morning sex is the best? It turns out not to be just attitude. There are real reasons. Here's why:

The Onion’s Greatest Fake Science Articles

The Onion has a reputation for fooling people into thinking they’re reading an authentic article, when it’s all just a cosmic joke. It’s truest when it comes to...

The Greatest Scientific Discoveries In History

Here are the scientific breakthroughs that really changed the game. Without these, we're halfway to Yabba-Dabba-Doo! Or worse. It's a good thing we've got 'em!