You may think scientists stationed in Antarctica are just playing with penguins or studying leopard seals. But some of them are down there to fly balloons or watch ice cubes. Special balloons and special ice cubes. Like the balloon-based experiment ANITA, which has seen things we thought weren’t possible, and… Continue Reading ‘Ghost Particles’ Erupting from Antarctica Could Shatter Standard Physics

This specialized 3D printer just received a record-breaking throughput for modern 3D printing. It can create structures the size of a human adult in just a few hours. That’s printing about 7 millimeters per minute. With this device, the team may have just cracked the code on how to utilize… Continue Reading This Record-Breaking 3D Printer Could Be the Future of Manufacturing

-But how are you feeling today? -I’m feeling wonderful. And I genuinely mean this — It’s wonderful to have a guest on that you love their work and you’re happy to talk to them. [ Stammering ] If I can get you to share. And I said this last time… Continue Reading Jacqueline Novak Explains Why a Man’s Privates Are the Most Feminine Part of the Body

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Lithium ion batteries changed our world by delivering us hours of energy in a small lightweight package. But ya know what, my phone battery only lasts a day and THAT’S NOT ENOUGH! I NEED MORE!!! Luckily, scientists are already on it, and have been working for decades on a new… Continue Reading This Fluoride Battery Could Mean Phone Batteries That Last a Week

You know what hurts? Pain. But why does pain have to hurt so much, and could we maybe dial it back a bit if the pain gets too intense? Thanks to a recent study from Stanford University, we may just be able to control how we experience pain. As much… Continue Reading Scientists Are Close to Eliminating Pain, Here’s How

It may be hot in the summer where you live, but here’s a question: how hot is too hot? Like, at what temperature does your body ACTUALLY start to break down? That escalated quickly. Well, so have the world’s seasonal temperatures. In Death Valley, one of the hottest places on… Continue Reading How Much Heat Can Your Body Take Before Killing You?

-A 21-year-old waitress was working at a restaurant in Georgia when a male customer grabbed her butt, so she body-slammed him to the ground. This brings us — [ Cheers and applause ] Exactly. Exactly the reaction that story deserves. In fact, it’s the segment we call “The Kind Of… Continue Reading The Kind of Story We Need Right Now: Waitress Body Slams Groper