Chicago Is Planning Transparent Aerial Cable Cars

These futuristic transparent cable cars will offer mind-blowing views of Chicago.

August 31, 2017

What Happens When Numbers Do Not Exist in a Culture

In a historical sense, numerically fixated people like us are the unusual ones.

August 28, 2017

What Would We Need (Other Than Dinosaurs) to Create a Real Jurassic Park?

Even dung beetles factor in.

August 27, 2017

Are You Smart Enough to Get These Nerdy Jokes?

Science doesn't have to be serious all the time.

August 27, 2017

New Discovery Suggests Some Species of Dinosaurs Roosted Together Like Modern Birds

“This specimen will provide valuable information on roosting habits in bird-line theropods."

August 26, 2017

How Graphs Can Help You with Your Party Guest List

It turns out mathematicians have been working on a version of this problem for nearly a century.

August 23, 2017

Explainer: Is It Really Ok to Eat Food That’s Fallen on the Floor?

Five-second rule?

August 23, 2017

For Sniffing out Crime and Missing Persons, Science Backs Blood-Detection Dogs

Canines help expedite crime scene searches.

August 21, 2017

Scientists Discover How Goldfish Produce Alcohol to Survive Without Oxygen

Humans and most other vertebrate animals die within a few minutes without oxygen.

August 14, 2017

Scientists Detail a Huge Protein That Helps Bacteria Survive in Extreme Cold

It’s size required using a different imaging approach.

August 10, 2017