Reports from the forefront of scientific advancements, as well as off-the-beaten-path quirky stories about the strange things researchers do in the name of knowledge and truth. Also, funny hashtags nerds create on Twitter.
Stunning livestream shows Mount Etna awaken from its volcanic slumber
The volcanic activity does not pose danger to nearby towns.
Have great name ideas for the TRAPPIST-1 planets? NASA wants to hear them
Planet McPlanetface has already been suggested.
Bernie Sanders and Bill Nye offer hope—and horror—in climate change discussion
'We can power the entire U.S. renewably right now if we just decided to do it.'
Jellyfish that looks like a flying saucer spotted in the Pacific
As if jellyfish didn't already resemble aliens.
Study finds Komodo dragon blood could hold a key to combating human antibiotic resistance
Two million people are affected by antibiotic-resistant bacteria each year.