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WATCH: What If Everyone On Earth Were Piled Up In The Grand Canyon?

WATCH: What If Everyone On Earth Were Piled Up In The Grand Canyon?

Macrina Cooper-White  05. 5.2014
There are a lot of people on Earth--7.2 billion, in fact. Ever wondered what it would look like if you took all of us and piled us up on...
Simple Thought Experiment Helps Answer 'Arrow Of Time' Question

Simple Thought Experiment Helps Answer 'Arrow Of Time' Question

Gabriel Popkin  05. 1.2014
(Inside Science) -- Almost nothing is more obvious than the fact that time flows from the past, which we remember, toward the future, which...
UN-BEE-LIEVABLE: Topless Woman Dances With 12,000 Bees

UN-BEE-LIEVABLE: Topless Woman Dances With 12,000 Bees

David Moye  04.30.2014
What Michael Jackson did for the "Moonwalk" Sara Mapelli is doing for the "Bee Dance." Mapelli, 44, has created a lot of Internet buzz...
Are Wide-Hipped Women Promiscuous?

Are Wide-Hipped Women Promiscuous?

Stephanie Pappas  04.28.2014
Women with wide hips have more sexual partners, purports a new study making the rounds in the media. The explanation? Perhaps these women...
Legless Lizard Crawls Into Man's Penis

Legless Lizard Crawls Into Man's Penis

David Moye  04.24.2014
You've heard of draining the lizard, but sometimes, the lizard goes "upstream" -- and it doesn't feel good, according to one emergency...
WATCH: Big Fish's Bill Becomes Deadly Weapon

WATCH: Big Fish's Bill Becomes Deadly Weapon

Chelsea Wald  04.23.2014
The sailfish’s sword-like bill looks as if it was made to slash at prey. But a study published today in Proceedings of the Royal Society...
Stowaway's Unlikely Survival Has Experts Scratching Their Heads

Stowaway's Unlikely Survival Has Experts Scratching Their Heads

Charles Q. Choi  04.22.2014
The 16-year-old boy who survived a flight across the Pacific Ocean stowed away in an airplane's wheel well has everyone wondering just...
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

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

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...