The overall impression of a gang of scifi-obsessed ZZ Top superfans who've gone rogue and slid down into a weird, uncanny valley of slide guitars and bottom-heavy distortion pedals. The Quaker City Night
For over a decade, to very little fanfare, a new type of astronomy has been going on: gravitational wave astronomy. Rather than using a telescope to look out at the Universe, a gravitational wave detector
Check out some of our favorite science jokes. On Monday, we asked our Twitter followers, "What's your favorite science joke?" The nerds delivered. Here are our favorite science jokes, organized by subject.
What to make of the fact “that something wonderfully strange is going on in the dimension we call reality.” “If we ever reach the point where we think we thoroughly understand who we are and where we from,”
One spring morning in Tucson, Arizona, in 1994, an unknown philosopher named David Chalmers got up to give a talk on consciousness, by which he meant the feeling of being inside your head, looking out
A simple test claims to be able to make two people fall head-over-heels in love, by helping them seem vulnerable to each other. Why not give it a try? The path to true love just got a whole lot smoother.
File this one under "Coolest thing we've seen all day": a cube of magnetic putty swallowing a smaller cube of metal whole. We first saw this on r/woahdude, a section of Reddit dedicated to "Trippy & mesmerizing
Fund NASA, invest in SpaceX, write your congressperson, and vote. Space travel isn't just cool. It isn't just something to do because we can. If Interstellar has anything to teach us, it's that space can
Deafheaven were one of the many artists at this year's Pitchfork Music Festival, which took place at Union Park in Chicago July 18-20. Below, watch video of them performing their entire set, featuring
Jack White has shared the video for the Lazaretto track "Would You Fight for My Love?". Check it out below. It was directed by Robert Hales, and features a very well-groomed White hanging out at the bar
James Bond is often only as good as his villains, which is why the Internet went nuts when rumors began circulating late last week that 007's next adversary might be played by Chiwetel Ejiofor. The Oscar-nominated