Weird Science

This Giant Crab Snack-Attacked a Seabird in Its Sleep and Carnage Ensued

It's common in nature documentaries to see birds preying on cute, tiny animals like crabs and lizards on the beach because that's now...

Andrew LaSane
Monday, 24 September 2018 - 12:21PM

Dosing Octopuses With Ecstasy Makes Them Act Like Humans On MDMA According To A Study By Johns Hopkins University Doctors

Better known as ecstasy or MDMA, methylenedioxymethamphetamine is a psychoactive drug that is used recreationally to give people a...

Andrew LaSane
Friday, 21 September 2018 - 11:07AM

An Explosion Of Thousands Of Spiders Turned This Greek Fishing Village Into A Real-Life Horror Story With Their Gigantic Webs

There is still over a month left until Halloween, but one small town in Greece already looks like it was decorated by overzealous...

Andrew LaSane
Thursday, 20 September 2018 - 11:05AM

Researchers Discover Three New Weird Fish Species at the Bottom of the Pacific Ocean

Building an expensive rocket and launching it into space isn't the only way to find alien life. According to the National Oceanic...

Andrew LaSane
Tuesday, 11 September 2018 - 9:56AM

Russians Want to Clone a 40,000-Year-Old Baby Horse...Then a Woolly Mammoth

It has been 22 years since scientists successfully cloned the first mammal (RIP Dolly the Sheep) and over a century since the cloning...

Andrew LaSane
Thursday, 06 September 2018 - 11:46AM

A New Experiment Will Attempt to Find the Fifth Universal Force: the "Dark Force"

In 1977, Star Wars: A New Hope taught us about the Dark Side of the Force. Now, in a weird bit of synchronicity, The Guardian writes...

Chris Mahon
Tuesday, 04 September 2018 - 1:54PM

Ancient Fossils Found Containing Wasps That Kill From Within, Xenomorph Style

As far as iconic horror movie monsters go, the xenomorphs from the Alien franchise are among the scariest because of the invasiveness...

Andrew LaSane
Thursday, 30 August 2018 - 11:59AM

Watch This NASA Engineer Invent A Robot To Scientifically Prove The Best Way To Skip A Rock Across Water (Because... Priorities)

Society has long feared that robots will one day replace humans in every facet of the global workforce, which is probably the...

Andrew LaSane
Tuesday, 28 August 2018 - 1:38PM

14-Foot Giant Squid Washes Up On New Zealand Beach

Welp, that's another country that we can cross off the list of potential vacation destinations. It's fun to travel to places like...

Andrew LaSane
Monday, 27 August 2018 - 11:56AM

Still Better Than 'Twilight:' Robot With Artificial Intelligence Being Trained to Act for Upcoming Movie

Westworld invited us into a world where the only way to tell if someone was a human or a robot was to tell them to "freeze all motor...

Andrew LaSane
Tuesday, 21 August 2018 - 10:08AM

Ashes To Ashes: Now You Can Have Your Cremated Remains Launched Into the Abyss of Space

Have you given any thought to what you want done with your remains when you die? It's a day that comes for all of us, and while...

Andrew LaSane
Friday, 17 August 2018 - 11:55AM

Man Hatching Weird Pod Looks Like a 'Stranger Things' Scene, But It's Not a Demogorgon

Most of us have witnessed the slightly disturbing but natural way that various animals are born or hatched thanks to National...

Andrew LaSane
Friday, 17 August 2018 - 9:32AM

Teeth From Giant Prehistoric Shark Found On Australian Beach Prove The Land Down Under Has Always Been Deadly

The world (or the portion of it that loves Jason Statham and scary fish) is looking forward to the release of summer blockbuster about...

Andrew LaSane
Thursday, 09 August 2018 - 12:31PM

Science Finally Answers Age-Old Question, "What Would Earth Be Like if it Were Made of Blueberries?"

Scientific papers often present interesting theories on familiar topics or new data and analyses that contribute to a better...

Andrew LaSane
Thursday, 02 August 2018 - 11:10AM

Chinese Scientists Have Insane Plan To Lasso Asteroids And Bring Them Back To Earth In Blankets

We thought launching convertibles into space with a David Bowie soundtrack was as crazy as it got.We were wrong.A team of...

Scarlett James
Tuesday, 31 July 2018 - 2:26PM

Worms Frozen in Siberia For Over 40,000 Years Have Risen From the Dead

Han Solo may have survived in carbonite for months, and Captain America may have survived being frozen for 70 years, but there are two...

Andrew LaSane
Friday, 27 July 2018 - 10:36AM

Feline Elon Musk? A Parasite Found In Cats May Cause Risk-Taking and Entrepreneurial Behavior in Humans

Researchers at the University of Colorado have found that exposure to Toxoplasma gondii, a protozoan parasite found in house cats,...

K.S. Anthony
Wednesday, 25 July 2018 - 10:33AM

New Full-Color 3D X-Ray Can See Right Through You

A father and son team of scientists at the Universities of Canterbury and Otago in New Zealand have made history with the first 3D...

K.S. Anthony
Tuesday, 17 July 2018 - 10:17AM

Evidence of Alien Technology? Geologist Finds Anomalous Metals Around the Roswell Crash Site

You'd think that after 70 years, the Roswell crash site would be picked clean, but New Mexico geologist Frank Kimbler claims that...

Chris Mahon
Friday, 29 June 2018 - 11:53AM

New Theory Says Multiple Personality Disorder Could Solve the Mystery of Consciousness

Ready to have your mind blown?   A new paper published in The Journal of Consciousness Studies claims that consciousness isn't a...

Chris Mahon
Monday, 18 June 2018 - 1:41PM