Weird Science

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

Scientists Baffled Over Half-Preserved Dinosaur-Like Corpse Found In India

Scientists are trying to identify the remains of a dinosaur-like creature found in India.

Matthew Loffhagen
Thursday, 21 December 2017 - 11:04AM

Scientists Have Created a Way to Grow Marijuana on Mars

With the increased interest and planning that's occuring around the world with regards to establishing a permanent human colony on...

Matthew Loffhagen
Wednesday, 20 December 2017 - 11:51AM

Who Needs Light Bulbs? MIT Just Invented Glowing Plants

You may one day be able to light your home with nothing more than houseplants. It sounds far-fetched, but a group of MIT scientists...

Ian S.
Friday, 15 December 2017 - 11:04AM

Alien Rock Formations Found at Ancient Meteor Site in Scotland

Meteors are always exciting.At first, they give a pretty light show, as they streak across the sky, exploding in a ball of fire before...

Matthew Loffhagen
Friday, 15 December 2017 - 10:43AM

This 512-Year-Old Shark May Be the Oldest-Living Vertebrate Ever

A shark discovered in the North Atlantic off the coast of Greenland has stunned scientists. Researchers believe it may be 512 years...

Ian S.
Thursday, 14 December 2017 - 11:29AM

There's a Genetic Limit to How Long Humans Can Live, Claims New Study

Breaking news: We're all going to die. And now we know the exact expiration date of all human beings.As a species, we've never been...

Matthew Loffhagen
Thursday, 14 December 2017 - 10:45AM

Jurassic Park Is Real: Scientists Find Insect Trapped in Amber That Drank Dinosaur Blood

John Hammond has finally been vindicated. Even if Jurassic Park took some liberties with its dinosaurs, we finally have...

Matthew Loffhagen
Wednesday, 13 December 2017 - 10:29AM

Dutch Police are Retiring Their Squad of Drone-Hunting Eagles

Bad news, falconry enthusiasts: it turns out this medieval pastime may not become a burgeoning profession once again. At least not for...

Matthew Loffhagen
Tuesday, 12 December 2017 - 7:25PM

Two Scientists Are Turning Hurricanes Into Music

Hurricanes aren't particularly musical, unless you count the sound of car alarms and breaking glass. Other than that, it's primarily a...

Chris Mahon
Tuesday, 12 December 2017 - 11:24AM

This New Dinosaur Is So Strange Scientists Thought It Was Fake

With the new Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom hitting theaters next summer, it's about time to add a new dinosaur to the roster. The...

Chris Mahon
Monday, 11 December 2017 - 11:41AM

We Just Discovered an Entirely New Form of Matter

When it comes to scientific discoveries, kids of the future have it rough. Right now, students have to memorize three or four states...

Chris Mahon
Monday, 11 December 2017 - 10:10AM

Ancient Bones Prove Santa Claus Is Real, New Research Suggests

For every child who ever believed in Santa Claus, it turns out you were right. Santa Claus is real, according to new research. Or, at...

Andrew LaSane
Wednesday, 06 December 2017 - 10:24AM

Ancient Man Used Alien Weapons, Says New Study

Bronze Age iron tools used by ancient humans may be extraterrestrial in origin, according to a fascinating new study.   Bronze Age...

Ian S.
Tuesday, 05 December 2017 - 11:18AM