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Manned Mission To Mars Happening In Six Years, Elon Musk Says

Manned Mission To Mars Happening In Six Years, Elon Musk Says

If all goes to plan, SpaceX will send its first manned mission to Mars three years earlier than expected.
Rare Black Moon Set To Rise This Friday

Rare Black Moon Set To Rise This Friday

There’s the full moon, the supermoon, the blue moon, the pink moon, the strawberry moon, the harvest moon, and far too many others to count. But none may be as compelling, or as ominous, as the black moon. And this rare moon, which only occurs once every 32 months, is...
Groundbreaking New Study Uncovers How Cats First Spread Around The World

Groundbreaking New Study Uncovers How Cats First Spread Around The World

While the house cat is all but ubiquitous today, the question of how domesticated cats became so prevalent across cultures has riddled researchers for some time. And now, researchers believe they have an answer. According to the groundbreaking new study — presented at the 7th International Symposium on Biomolecular Archaeology...
Hangover-Free Alcohol May Be Yours By 2050

Hangover-Free Alcohol May Be Yours By 2050

If you have ever attended college or had a job, chances are that you have also had a hangover. However, a new kind of synthetic alcohol might allow you to skip that. Imperial College professor David Nutt is behind the discovery, which he calls “alcosynth.” According to Nutt — who...
What You Need To Know About “Superbugs”

What You Need To Know About “Superbugs”

The end of civilization as we know it might not start with a bang — but rather a sneeze.
Smoking Permanently “Scars” DNA, New Research Finds

Smoking Permanently “Scars” DNA, New Research Finds

Researchers find that even if you quit smoking, you're still screwed.
Inside The Medical Treatment That Allows You To Plant Feelings Into People’s Heads

Inside The Medical Treatment That Allows You To Plant Feelings Into People’s Heads

"Mind control" is in its most sophisticated form yet -- and that's not necessarily a bad thing.
How Our Treatment Of Microcephaly Sufferers Has — And Hasn’t — Changed

How Our Treatment Of Microcephaly Sufferers Has — And Hasn’t — Changed

We need to change the way we talk about this horrible condition.
Scientists Officially Name Parasitic Worm After Barack Obama

Scientists Officially Name Parasitic Worm After Barack Obama

Scientists have just officially christened Baracktrema obamai, a parasitic flatworm named after the United States’ current president.
Dolphins Have Conversations Like Humans Do, New Study Says

Dolphins Have Conversations Like Humans Do, New Study Says

Scientists have long known that dolphins are very intelligent creatures, and now — for the first time ever — researchers have recorded the underwater mammals having a conversation.
Pope Francis: Earth “A Wasteland Of Filth” Due To Short-Sighted Thinking

Pope Francis: Earth “A Wasteland Of Filth” Due To Short-Sighted Thinking

Pope Francis is soldiering on in his quest to protect the planet, this Thursday calling for even more decisive action against environmental degradation and climate change.