Weird Science

Tyra Banks Dreams Up Weird Sci-Fi Future That is Unintentionally Dystopian

Tyra Banks decided to try her hand at precognition today, and attempted to predict the beauty standards of the future. The thesis of...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 09 July 2014 - 10:47AM

Woman Grows Tiny Nose in Her Spine After Failed Stem Cell Surgery

Eight years after a failed experimental surgery in which olfactory stem cells from a paraplegic's nose were implanted into her spine,...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 08 July 2014 - 11:54AM

2,000 Curious Visitors in France go to See the World's Most Elusive Plant

More than 2,000 curious visitors flocked to the botanical garden of Nantes, France yesterday-- braving hours in line to catch a rare...

Tuesday, 01 July 2014 - 1:44PM

Is A Robotic Octopus Coming To A Life-Saving Surgery Near You?

Could the future of medical science give us a real-life Dr. Octopus?   Surgeons have long used the assistance of robotics during...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 01 July 2014 - 11:12AM

Bio-Hacker's Liquid Spray Can Erase Your DNA

"Don't be tracked, analyzed, or cloned."   A new liquid spray can erase anyone's genetic trace. Brooklyn artist and bio-hacker...

Janey Tracey
Friday, 27 June 2014 - 4:22PM

Satellite Imagery Could Solve The Riddle Of Noah's Ark

After centuries of speculation, the biblical tale of Noah and his ark is once and for all being put to test thanks to modern...

Wednesday, 25 June 2014 - 11:33AM

All Aboard! Ants Go to Space for Study to Improve Robotics

A crew of ants kept the astronauts on the International Space Station company as part of the cutely-named Ants in Space CSI-06...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 25 June 2014 - 10:40AM

Ex-Marine Claims He Spent 17 Years Protecting Humanity from Martians

A former U.S. marine is claiming that the government sent him to Mars as part of an elite military unit of "super-soldiers" that...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 23 June 2014 - 11:34AM

Researchers Develop An Invisibility Cloak That Hides Objects from Touch

Move over, witchcraft, because science has created invisibility cloaks for nearly every sense. Over the past several years, scientists...

Janey Tracey
Friday, 20 June 2014 - 11:39AM

Salamander Study Brings Us One Step Closer to Human Limb Regeneration

Are salamanders the key to human limb regeneration? Researchers at University College London have identified a specific molecular...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 19 June 2014 - 4:19PM

Physicists Claim that Consciousness Lives in Quantum State After Death

Does quantum mechanics predict the existence of a spiritual "soul"? Testimonials from prominent physics researchers from institutions...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 17 June 2014 - 4:57PM

Epic Rap Battle: Sir Isaac Newton vs Bill Nye and Neil deGrasse Tyson

Weird Al Yankovic, Chali 2na and Nice Peter (as Newton, deGrasse Tyson, and Nye, respectively) teamed up with "Epic Rap Battles from...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 17 June 2014 - 3:58PM

Astronauts Kick Off World Cup at International Space Station

While the whole world is waiting for the launch of the 2014 World Cup with anticipation, astronauts Reid Wiseman, Steve Swanson and...

Thursday, 12 June 2014 - 10:19AM

Who Needs a World Cup? FIFA President Wants to Have a Galactic Cup

"Football is about freedom, equality and respect."    Or, at least it is according to Sepp Blatter, FIFA president (and yes, for...

Wednesday, 11 June 2014 - 4:20PM

Space Has a Smell and It's... Stinky

After returning to Earth after months on the International Space Station, NASA astronaut Mike Hopkins answered his curious fan's...

Wednesday, 11 June 2014 - 11:11AM

Ex-NASA Researcher Confesses To Intimate Relationship With Dolphin Test-Subject

Former NASA researcher Margaret Howe Lovatt recently disclosed certain well-hidden details about the nature of her relationship with...

Wednesday, 11 June 2014 - 10:15AM

Toyota Reveals Plans for Flying Cars

In an interview yesterday at "Bloomberg's Big Thing Summit" in San Francisco, Hiroyoshi Yoshiki, Managing Officer of Toyota...

Tuesday, 10 June 2014 - 2:21PM

Artist Turns Everyday Materials into Alien Landscapes

Tara Donovan reaches into her office supply closet and finds a an alien universe. Donovan, born in New York in 1969, is known for...

Tuesday, 10 June 2014 - 9:52AM

Fire or Ice? Predictions for the End of the Universe

Philosopher Clement Vidal recently published a book called, "The Beginning and the End: The Meaning of Life in Cosmological...

Janey Tracey
Friday, 06 June 2014 - 1:54PM

Kentucky Scientists Attempt to Build Human Heart with 3-D Printer

Believe it or not, researchers at the University of Louisville are attempting to build human hearts for transplant patients using a...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 05 June 2014 - 4:20PM