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3.21.19

The Story of 'Blue (Da Ba Dee)' by Eiffel 65

How a song that flopped when it came out wound up topping charts across the globe.

2.6.19

Honeybees Can Add and Subtract, Study Finds

After discovering that honeybees understand the concept of zero, scientists tested the insect’s ability to spot gains and losses.

2.4.19

Climate Change Will Alter the Color of Half of Earth’s Oceans by 2100

Phytoplankton blooms tint the oceans green, which means their response to warmer waters will shake up the ocean color scheme.

1.9.19

Scientists Identify a Medieval Artist by the Blue Gemstone in Her Teeth

“The discovery of lapis lazuli in the dental calculus of an 11th-century religious woman is without precedent in the European medieval archaeological record.”

9.12.18

Teen vaping "epidemic" has FDA mulling ban on flavored e-cigs

Popular brands have 60 days to prove they're battling teen use or the FDA could yank their products from the shelves.

5.21.18

It's Hard to Feel Blue Looking at These Pics of Wet Never Nudes

These colors don't run... except when they're caught in the rain.

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3.20.18

'Dots,' Today's Comic by Olga Wieszczyk

After weird dots turn her completely blue, a woman goes outside to find that no one really cares about her strange new skin color.

7.28.17

A Russian Artist Reimagines the World in Bold Blue Ink

With ink on paper drawings, Dmitry Borshch brings a skeptical Russian perspective to media criticism.

5.31.17

The Newest Blue Crayon Is 200 Years in the Making

...And Crayola wants your help naming it.

4.17.17

Femmes Recline on Furniture in Sultry Minimal Illustrations

Ladies lounge on armchairs, couches, and stools in these pen-and-ink meditations on the female form.

3.26.17

Communions Don't Want a Target, They Just Need Creative Freedom

We join the Fat Possum-signed band in their hometown of Copenhagen to talk hangovers, DIY, and, of course, Trump.

1.2.17

Is This the World's Most Dangerous Selfie?

Photographer Keow Wee Loong couldn't resist the photo op.

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