Video Of The Day: Watch An Underground Nuclear Explosion Melt The Earth

Fears of nuclear annihilation paralyzed the world in the throes of the Cold War. People practiced utterly useless duck-and-cover drills, and paranoid governments invested in expensive underground bunkers. Turns out, an underground nuke would’ve make those bunkers just as effective as hiding under a picnic blanket.

Continue Reading

Video Of The Day: Can You Have Sex In Space?

The Mile High Club is old news. Thanks to today’s technological advances and the soon-to-be commercial trips outside the atmosphere, it’s the 64-mile-high club people should really be shooting for.

But that begs the big question: Is it even feasible to have sex in space?

Continue Reading

“Siberian Unicorn” Discovery Shocks Scientists

Siberian Unicorn Drawing

Artist’s rendering of Elasmotherium sibiricum, also known as the “Siberian unicorn.” Image Source: Wikimedia Commons

Quick, look down at your nails or run your fingers through you hair. The essential building block of both, a durable protein called keratin, is the same thing that makes up a unicorn’s horn. Yes, a real one, the “Siberian unicorn” that’s now making headlines again.

Continue Reading

Close Pop-in
Like All That Is Interesting

Get The Most Fascinating Content On The Web In Your Facebook & Twitter Feeds