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Shrooms Make Their Own Weather!?

Shrooms Make Their Own Weather!?

Douglas Main  11.26.2013
Many once thought that mushrooms spread by passively dropping their spores, after which the reproductive packets would hopefully get picked...
New Discovery Lifts 'Curse' On Spinning Statue

New Discovery Lifts 'Curse' On Spinning Statue

11.21.2013
Turns out it wasn't cursed after all. Earlier this year, officials at Manchester Museum were puzzled by the mystery of a 10-inch tall...
LOOK: Nine Things You Probably Never Knew About Sperm

LOOK: Nine Things You Probably Never Knew About Sperm

11.20.2013
How much do you know about sperm cells? You know guys make a lot of them--but how many? You know they're small--but how small? You know...
Man Tells The Future By Analyzing Fecal Matter

Man Tells The Future By Analyzing Fecal Matter

David Moye  11.20.2013
There are terrible jobs, but few are literally as crappy as the one chosen by S.S. Singh. He's a professional scatomancer, the name given...
LOOK: Mysterious Arctic Sea Monster Found

LOOK: Mysterious Arctic Sea Monster Found

Andres Jauregui  11.20.2013
A university researcher in Canada claims he knows the identity of a mysterious sea creature that was recovered by a fishing boat in the...
Human Magnet Attracts Controversy

Human Magnet Attracts Controversy

David Moye  11.19.2013
A German man is attracting attention for claiming to be a human magnet, but skeptics can't wait to stick it to him. Miroslaw Magola, 55,...
WATCH: Slithering Cephalopod Gives Up Its Secrets

WATCH: Slithering Cephalopod Gives Up Its Secrets

Helen Shen  11.19.2013
To researchers who study how living things move, the octopus is an eight-legged marvel, managing its array of undulating appendages by...
Strange Pointy Skull Unearthed In Ancient Necropolis

Strange Pointy Skull Unearthed In Ancient Necropolis

Tia Ghose  11.17.2013
Editor's Note: This story was updated at 10:15 a.m. on Nov. 18 The skeleton of an ancient aristocratic woman whose head was warped into...
WATCH: 'Girl Without A Face' Proves She Has A Heart And Plenty Of Guts

WATCH: 'Girl Without A Face' Proves She Has A Heart And Plenty Of Guts

David Moye  11.14.2013
Sarah Atwell, 17, of Windsor, Canada, has a form of neurofibromatosis that has caused facial disfigurement since she was eight months old. Her...
The Cutting Edge Of 'Rear-Search': A Robotic Butt

The Cutting Edge Of 'Rear-Search': A Robotic Butt

David Moye  11.13.2013
Researchers have invented something truly remarkable -- no ifs or ands, but definitely a butt. A robotic one at that. The result is...
First-Ever 'Robot Suicide' Reported Overseas

First-Ever 'Robot Suicide' Reported Overseas

11.13.2013
A rogue Roomba has made robot history. After hoovering up stray cereal on the kitchen counter one too many times, the fed-up bot committed...
Icky Study Suggests Hyena Isn't To Blame For Bad Smell

Icky Study Suggests Hyena Isn't To Blame For Bad Smell

Beth Skwarecki   11.13.2013
To a hyena, a grass stalk like this is an olfactory Facebook. He can tell from a sniff which other hyenas are in the area: male or female,...
WATCH: Two-Headed Snapping Turtle Attacks 'Freakshow' Star

WATCH: Two-Headed Snapping Turtle Attacks 'Freakshow' Star

David Moye  11.12.2013
For Todd Ray, it was a snap decision to own a two-headed snapping turtle. Keeping both heads happy, healthy and content isn't easy. Ray...
This Fungus Could Be Key In Solving World Hunger

This Fungus Could Be Key In Solving World Hunger

11.10.2013
A Dutch bio-engineer says his lab-produced fungus could someday be used to save the lives of hungry people in the developing world. But...