Weird Science

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

Has NASA's Curiosity Rover Found Alien Life on Mars? This Conspiracy Theorist Says Yes

We're not strangers to Secureteam10, the YouTube conspiracy theory channel that dubiously has reported on a crashed UFO near...

Chris Mahon
Monday, 18 June 2018 - 12:24PM

New Research Shows Crab Spiders Are Remarkably Good at Flying With 10-Foot Web Parachutes

Some spiders can jump. Others can burrow. More than you might expect can paraglide.New research on spider flight published in the...

Jonathan Kesh
Sunday, 17 June 2018 - 3:04PM

New Report Links the 'Tic Tac' UFO From the Nimitz Incident to Mysterious Underwater Object

Remember that undated report on the Nimitz UFO incident discovered by a news team in Las Vegas?   Not only did it detail the...

Chris Mahon
Thursday, 14 June 2018 - 12:04PM

New Study Reveals What Americans Think God's Face Really Looks Like—And It's Pretty Weird

For the last 500 years, the prevailing image of God has been a stern-faced older man with a white beard. Since the release of Joan...

Chris Mahon
Tuesday, 12 June 2018 - 12:08PM

Human Meme 'Ancient Aliens' Host Says Extraterrestrials Created God After Leaving Earth

Since his original appearance on the History Channel's Ancient Aliens, Giorgio Tsoukalos' squinting, wild-haired face has been...

Chris Mahon
Wednesday, 06 June 2018 - 11:53AM

MIT Justed Created the First 'Psychopath AI' in History... And It's Just as Scary as That Sounds

Between Boston Dynamics' headless, door-opening cyborg dogs, Omron Automation's empathy chips for robots, and MIT Media Lab's new...

Chris Mahon
Tuesday, 05 June 2018 - 12:23PM

The International Space Station Keeps a Guitar Onboard for Psychological Reasons

Anybody who got to watch astronaut Chris Hadfield rock out to David Bowie's Space Oddity from the International Space Station (ISS)...

Jonathan Kesh
Sunday, 03 June 2018 - 6:03PM

Scientists Say They Can Predict the Next NBA Champs Based on This Weird Neuroscience

A bunch of weirdly entrancing videos have come out this year of pro basketball players moving in perfect synchronicity with one...

Chris Mahon
Thursday, 31 May 2018 - 1:18PM

An Astronaut Once Ordered Pizza on the Space Shuttle So He Could Eat It On Earth

For all its wonders and mysteries just waiting to be discovered, outer space has no pizza. And that is deeply unfortunate.It's...

Jonathan Kesh
Wednesday, 30 May 2018 - 7:37PM

'Poltergeists' Found in New Pentagon Report Show Secret UFO Program Didn't Stop at Aliens

When the New York Times first ran its story on the Pentagon's secret UFO program, the Advanced Aerospace Threat Identification...

Chris Mahon
Wednesday, 30 May 2018 - 11:57AM