Lexie Gragg

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No one could describe the color 'blue' until modern times

It's about the way that humans see the world and how until we have a way to describe something, even something so fundamental as a color, we may not even notice that it's there.<p>Until relatively recently in human history, "blue" didn't exist, not in the way we think of it.<p>As the delightful Radiolab …


An Astronaut Gave An Out-Of-This-World Tribute To Leonard Nimoy

Live long and prosper.

Science Fiction

Dad Cares for Quadruplets After Wife's Tragic Death in Childbirth

It was supposed to be the happiest moment of their lives. Carlos Morales kissed his wife Erica and told her he loved her just minutes before she …

Bobbi Kristina Brown: What the Latest Medical Developments Really Mean

In the four weeks since Bobbi Kristina Brown was found unresponsive in her bathtub, her family has searched for any sign of improvement in the …

Solar-powered cats create furry feline sundial

A time-lapse video focuses on a room filled with cats, all of whom are determined to sleep in a narrow sunbeam as it moves across the floor.<p>Saturday is commonly known on the internet as “Caturday” to recognise it as the one day each week when warring factions lay down their angry words for 24 hours …


Hubble at 25: the cosmos at its most breathtaking – in pictures

The Hubble telescope was launched in April 1990. Ever since, it has been providing astronomers with breathtaking images of the cosmos<p>Hubble at 25: the wonder of the universe laid bare<p><b>THE CARINA NEBULA</b><p>One of the largest regions of star-birth in the galaxy, the Carina Nebula is made up of vast towers …



How a jab plunged my life into madness

BBC newsman Malcolm Brabant says yellow-fever vaccination led him to believe he was the Devil<p>Malcolm Brabant's face – round, ruddy, full-featured, and crowned by a bald dome – is immediately recognisable. For 30 years he has been an award-winning member of the BBC’s team of foreign correspondents, …