Weird Science

Male Sex Robots With Bionic Penises Are a Real Thing in 2018 So You're Welcome, Humanity

When it comes to finding intimacy in the digital age, the same tools that seem to make it easier than ever to connect with other...

Justin Joffe
Wednesday, 17 January 2018 - 12:05PM

We Just Discovered Chameleons Have Fluorescent Bones That Glow in the Dark

While most maintain that the late Jim Morrison of The Doors earned his psychedelic honorific, "The Lizard King," a new reptile might...

Justin Joffe
Wednesday, 17 January 2018 - 10:47AM

This New AI Translates Dog Barks Into English

The idea of some magical device that translates our pet's communications into human speech is not new--only up until now, it's been...

Justin Joffe
Monday, 15 January 2018 - 11:57AM

"Britain's Roswell" Exposed in New UFO Files From British Ministry of Defence

After decades of waiting, British ufologists finally have the last batch of declassified UFO documents from the British Ministry of...

Chris Mahon
Friday, 12 January 2018 - 10:18AM

Supermassive Black Hole is Caught Letting Out Massive 'Burps'

Black holes are incredibly powerful gravity wells that absorb anything and everything that gets too close. There is no escape from the...

Matthew Loffhagen
Thursday, 11 January 2018 - 7:56PM

Climate Change Is Causing 99% of Australian Sea Turtles to Be Born Female

Here's a fun fact to bring out at parties: green sea turtle eggs hatch into males or females based on the temperature of their...

Chris Mahon
Wednesday, 10 January 2018 - 11:23AM

Microgravity Made an ISS Astronaut Grow 3.5 Inches Taller

Japanese astronaut Norishige Kanai has a big problem. After just three weeks in a microgravity environment aboard the International...

Matthew Loffhagen
Tuesday, 09 January 2018 - 8:02PM

Nissan Is Building a Car That You Drive With Your Thoughts

As any student driver will tell you, reaction times while driving can be a bit of a pain. From the time when a driver sees a hazard on...

Matthew Loffhagen
Thursday, 04 January 2018 - 7:47PM

This Modified Nerf Gun is Powered By Liquid Nitrogen

You're never too old for a Nerf war. That said, foam projectiles have evolved somewhat since you were a kid, thanks in large part to...

Matthew Loffhagen
Friday, 29 December 2017 - 7:14PM

The 7 Craziest Scientific Breakthroughs of 2017

2017 has been a huge year for scientific discoveries--NASA found thousands of new exoplanets, we said hello to our galaxy's first-ever...

Chris Mahon
Friday, 29 December 2017 - 11:08AM

Cthulhu Awakens: Scientists Just Discovered a New Breed of Giant Octopus

Last year, scientists discovered about 18,000 new species. Now, that's a lot of animals to catalogue, track, and understand, but you...

Chris Mahon
Thursday, 28 December 2017 - 12:11PM

Oceanographers Spot Double Vortexes Powerful Enough To Devour Sea Life

Between weird phenomena like St. Elmo's fire and optical illusions like the Fata Morgana, it's no wonder that old-timey sailors were...

Chris Mahon
Thursday, 28 December 2017 - 10:25AM

Bundle Up: Scientists Predict 'Mini Ice Age' Will Hit Earth in Five Years

In the modern world, most people are very used to hearing scientists prophesying of the dangers of man-made climate change, often...

Matthew Loffhagen
Thursday, 28 December 2017 - 8:37AM

Bizarre Worm Species Without a Brain or Anus May Be Our Earliest Ancestor

When people imagine humanity's earliest ancestors, they probably think of a hairy ape-human hybrid, or maybe a furry little mammal...

Chris Mahon
Wednesday, 27 December 2017 - 12:42PM

Neural Network Nightmare: AI Creates Creepy Christmas Carols

When artificial intelligence eventually takes over the world and destroys us all, we can only hope that it's not around the holidays...

Andrew LaSane
Tuesday, 26 December 2017 - 10:33AM

Russia's Planning a Luxury Hotel on Its International Space Station

  Not to be outdone by the space tourism plans in the works from moguls like Elon Musk and Richard Branson, Russia's space agency...

Justin Joffe
Friday, 22 December 2017 - 10:52AM

Neil deGrasse Tyson Is Skeptical Of Pentagon's UFO Footage, Doubts Aliens Have Visited Earth

Neil deGrasse Tyson expresses his doubts over Pentagon UFO videos on CNN.

Andrew LaSane
Friday, 22 December 2017 - 10:51AM

An Ancient Loch Ness Monster Has Been Uncovered in Antarctica

Researchers found a 12 meter plesiosaur fossil near Antarctica.

Matthew Loffhagen
Friday, 22 December 2017 - 10:47AM

Cronus Rising: This Blinking Star May Keep Eating its Planets

Star RZ Piscium is garnering attention for odd behavior that suggests it might be devouring its planetary babies,

Matthew Loffhagen
Friday, 22 December 2017 - 10:25AM

This Artist Claims He Lost His Virginity to an Alien, Fathered 60 Hybrid Children (NSFW)

Since the Sexual Revolution of the 1960s, all kinds of weird kinks have appeared: climacophilia (being aroused from falling down...

Chris Mahon
Thursday, 21 December 2017 - 11:11AM