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WATCH: 'Transcendence' Director Separates A.I. Fact From A.I. Fiction

WATCH: 'Transcendence' Director Separates A.I. Fact From A.I. Fiction

04.18.2014
In director Wally Pfister's new film, "Transcendence," Johnny Depp stars as an artificial intelligence (A.I.) researcher who is exploring...
WATCH: Student Sets Music On Fire

WATCH: Student Sets Music On Fire

Ryan Grenoble  04.18.2014
Talk about a hot beat! With the help of a "pyro board," Sune Nielsen, a masters student in physics at Denmark's Aarhus University, uses...
The Sun Revolves Around You? Narcissism on a Cosmic Scale

The Sun Revolves Around You? Narcissism on a Cosmic Scale

Peter M. J. Hess, Ph.D.  04.18.2014
The center of the universe might be closer than you think -- in fact, it might be right under your feet. A conservative Catholic crank,...
Scientists Agog Over First 'Female Penis' Ever Observed

Scientists Agog Over First 'Female Penis' Ever Observed

Dominique Mosbergen  04.17.2014
This is a female insect -- and scientists say that is her "penis." That's right. Scientists say they've discovered four species of Brazilian...
Everything You Need To Know About The Science Behind Happiness In One Infographic

Everything You Need To Know About The Science Behind Happiness In One Infographic

Robbie Couch  04.17.2014
What is happiness, exactly? It might be easier to paint rainbows and sunshine than to articulate what the state of being is and how we...
Facial Hair Study Is Bad News For Some Hipsters

Facial Hair Study Is Bad News For Some Hipsters

David Freeman  04.16.2014
What kind of facial hair makes men most attractive to women? It's complicated. In 2013 a pair of Australian researchers showed that...
PHOTOS: Museum Unwraps Mummies' Secrets

PHOTOS: Museum Unwraps Mummies' Secrets

AP  04. 9.2014
LONDON (AP) — Our fascination with mummies never gets old. Now the British Museum is using the latest technology to unwrap their ancient...
Is This Really A Chupacabra?

Is This Really A Chupacabra?

David Moye  04. 3.2014
A couple in Ratcliffe, Texas, has captured a creature that they believe may prove the existence of the mythical chupacabra. Jackie Stock...
Antimatter Mystery May Soon Be Solved

Antimatter Mystery May Soon Be Solved

LiveScience  04. 1.2014
The mystery of whether antimatter falls up or down could be solved with a new experiment to weigh matter's odd cousin, researchers say....
Dibs!

Dibs!

03.29.2014
When male big brown bats (Eptesicus fuscus) send sonarlike signals known as echolocation into the air, they’re not just looking for food—they’re...
The Secret Ingredient To Hawaii's White Sand Beaches? Parrotfish Poop

The Secret Ingredient To Hawaii's White Sand Beaches? Parrotfish Poop

03.29.2014
There are seven quintillion, five hundred quadrillion grains of sand in the world, according to math geniuses at the University of Hawaii....
WATCH: Can You REALLY Open A Bottle Of Wine This Way?

WATCH: Can You REALLY Open A Bottle Of Wine This Way?

David Freeman  03.28.2014
Ever been screwed out of a glass of wine simply because you had no way to uncork the bottle? No need for that. If you believe the 'wine...
WATCH: Divers Crack An Egg Underwater, Prove Science Is Oh-So-Very Cool

WATCH: Divers Crack An Egg Underwater, Prove Science Is Oh-So-Very Cool

  03.25.2014
From blowing water rings to the infamous pull-my-finger gag, SCUBA divers are always finding inventive ways to have fun underwater. But...
Your Nose Is WAY More Powerful Than You Ever Imagined

Your Nose Is WAY More Powerful Than You Ever Imagined

Macrina Cooper-White  03.20.2014
How many different smells can humans detect? Way more than you might think. For years, scientists have pegged the number at around 10,000....