The discovery of liquid water on Mars raises the possibility that human life may have come from the Red Planet.
Next time you need to rob a bank, forget the balaclava and just stick a pillow up your shirt. Eat a couple of eclairs really quickly while firing bullets into the air. The police will never find you.
According to Daniel Chamovitz, dean of Life Sciences at Tel Aviv University, plants can feel themselves being eaten, they just don't have the capacity to give a shit.
The Prime Minister has redesigned the federal cabinet, bringing in more women, science, and Australia's first female Minister of Defence.
Dr. Marina Elliott is pretty much a real-life Lara Croft, squeezing through a tiny entrance into an underground cave in South Africa to discover the new human ancestor.
Twenty seven percent couldn't distinguish between astronomy and astrology.
According to one of the researchers who made the discovery it might not be, and that might not matter.
What could go wrong?
The organization released a statement on Monday detailing how the world's reserve of quality snake antivenom is drying up, and no more is being produced.
The New York Blood Center, a prominent blood bank that usually spends its time saving lives and trying to cure diseases, recently abandoned dozens of research chimps on a chain of islands in Liberia.
This phenomenon, in which the brain recognizes objects in a field of visual noise, is called pareidolia.
Nye suggested a new government is the answer to Canada's climate change woes.
Even people who can't see color aren't colorblind.
But just because you might pick up STIs that don't put a tangle in your dangle doesn't mean you should throw your condoms out just yet.
Who would have guessed?
Motherboard correspondent Alejandro Tauber traveled to the Netherlands to meet some of the scientists and designers who have come up with a viable replacement for plastic: fungus.
Australian artist Oron Catts is at the bleeding edge—literally—of a discipline that meddles with life for the sake of art.
Scientific studies of gaydar show that its horribly inaccurate. But that's OK. You might not need it soon.
Tim Hillier's photos of the Outback shot from single-engine planes paint the landscape with rainbows.
But can human beings be trusted to be in complete control over their emotional reality?
By some measures, new parents are more miserable than people grieving their spouses.
After months of mystery, a piece of plane presumed to be part of the famous missing aircraft turned up floating in the ocean. Predictably, it's driving everyone a bit mad.
The reason I knew yesterday's Vegemite-hooch story was bogus? Because I tried (and failed) to brew some last year.
An ALS researcher is grateful for your money.