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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 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.

Inventions That Happened By Accident

Like most worthwhile endeavors, many mistakes are made before a successful new product can come to market. But, sometimes, those mistakes end up with something even...

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....

How Science Is Solving More Crimes

OK, turn off the CSI-type TV show for a few minutes and find out, for real, just how science is solving more crimes than ever before. With so many scientific and...

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 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...

Top Paying Cool Science Jobs

Earning a science degree is still a highly respected accomplishment. And, although Rap Stars make far more, becoming a scientist is not a bad living. Here are the...

How Science Is Extending Life

What used to be the stuff of science fiction is becoming scientific fact. Scientists are bent on finding ways to make us all live longer. Especially, scientists. Hey,...

Earth’s Most Amazing Facts

The Earth is an astounding place. Most people know enough about it to make it through a lifetime. But, there is plenty of basically useless, though amazing information,...