The Mammoth Cometh by Nathaniel Rich
Bringing extinct animals back to life is really happening — and it’s going to be very, very cool. Unless it ends up being very, very bad.
Funny, yet touching.
The Chemistry of Sriracha
Crocodiles can climb trees, some species as high up as 32 feet.
SeaOrbiter is a futuristic, semi-submersible aquatic research vessel designed by “sea architect” Jacques Rougerie. With construction set to begin this spring, the SeaOrbiter will feature 12 separate decks, containing a mixture of pressurized and un-pressurized labs and living quarters. With a goal to be actively exploring 24/7, the crew of 18 will definitely be living with the currents in this, the first “nomadic international oceanic station.”
A 5-second test to see if you’re good at lying… apparently introverts are not.
Inside an Internet Addiction Treatment Center in China.
During pursuit, falcons keep the image of their prey in the same place on their retina all the way through until the finishing move.
The Giant Gippsland is the world’s largest species of earthworms, reaching a maximum length of 9.8 ft.
What’s happening in our bodies when we feel car sick.
Lesson by Rose Eveleth, animation by Tom Gran.
Ice boulders have formed in Lake Michigan