This post originally appeared at WaitButWhy.com. Everyone feels something when they’re in a really good starry place on a really good starry night and they look up and see this: Reuters/Amr Dalsh Some
A deep breathing trick can make insomniacs drop off to sleep in under one minute, a health expert has claimed. The method involves making a loud whooshing noise with the mouth then holding the breath stages.
In the order in which science first became aware of them. Some numbers, such as your phone number or your Social Security number, are decidedly more important than others. But the numbers on this list
Jon Stewart, Sarah Silverman, Stephen Colbert (AP/Brad Barket/Jack Plunkett/Dave Allocca) From Colbert and Oliver to Sarah Silverman and Louis CK, comedians are torching anti-science activists with aplomb
I noticed in The Guardian that there's a book coming out this week listing the 20 biggest challenges for modern science. I'd like to go over 10 of them today, perhaps coming back to the other 10 next *Every
R.I.P. Futurama, we'll miss ya The first time I saw Futurama, the long-running (but off-and-on) animated series from Simpsons creator Matt Groening, I was a kid watching it on summer afternoons at my house.