Water Bear Revived After Being FROZEN SOLID For 30 Years!

        They aren't called extremophiles for nothing. Scientists have recently revived a  specimin of Tardigrade after 30 years of being frozen at a temperature of -20 C (-4 F) in a lab in Japan. The  two Tardigrade (also known as a water bear to some) was originally recovered on a frozen moss sample along [...]

Gravitational Waves: What Are They And Why Do They Matter?

        There has been much anticipation among the scientific community over the last couple of days as LIGO, the Advanced Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory believes they have discovered gravitational waves for the first time in history. This is something that Scientists have been searching for since their proposal back in 1915 by none other [...]

When Good Bees go Bad

Bees are essential to plant and animal life on this wonderful planet of ours. However the small flying honey producers we all love (or hate depending) are in grave danger as they are surrounded by a myriad of threats that are causing their populations to rapidly decline. Why should we care though, I mean these little bastards [...]

Disney Creates Wall Crawler (And It’s Not A Superhero)

        Disney research released a new video showing off their most recent project: a robot that can seamlessly transition between driving horizontally on the ground to vertically up and over walls. The robot uses propellers in tandem with it's wheels to create the vertical thrust needed to move straight up and over [...]

World First: Scientists Discover Networks Linked To Intelligence

        For the first time in history, scientists believe they have discovered the neural networks that are directly linked to intelligence in the human brain. These networks are collections of specific genes that are attributed to things such as memory, attention span, and reasoning. Even more importantly than their discovery is the [...]

All The Known Data in Our World Could Fit In a Few Cubic Meters of DNA

        It's a fact of our modern world that as time goes by there is more and more information to be preserved about ourselves and our known universe. At the beginning of time it was stored on cave paintings, then etchings, paper, and now computers. As our information has become more and [...]

The Grim Fate of the Ewoks as Proven by Science

        Remember those little guys? Those are the Ewoks, the cuddly little storm trooper killing mascots that have divided Star Wars fans since the release of Return of the Jedi in 1983. Some people love them. Some people loathe them. I find myself just kind of creeped out by them. Even when [...]

Jeff Bezos Throwing Shade at Space X

         Space X made history tonight by launching their Falcon 9 rocket and landing it safely back on earth in Cape Canaveral. It was a giant step forward for the future of space exploration and the concept of reusable rockets. However, while thousands were watching the livestream and congratulating the company on [...]