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Own a historic NASA manual featuring 'the worm'

It won't teach you how to build a rocket or fly to Pluto, but this manual is a fascinating part of NASA's history, and it's seeking funding on Kickstarter now.

By September 2, 2015


How ancient 'zombie worms' screwed up valuable fossils

A team of researchers in England has discovered how a worm with no mouth or stomach may have messed with the ocean's fossil record for millions of years.

By April 16, 2015


Prehistoric worm with super armor found in China

Scientists have found the fossil of an ancient worm called Hairy Collins' Monster, one of the first creatures to grow rows of spiky armor on its back. It's the King Koopa of lobopodians.

By June 29, 2015


Microsoft Windows update addresses FREAK flaw, Stuxnet worm

The fix comes less than a week after Redmond acknowledged vulnerability to decade-old encryption flaw.

By March 10, 2015


Bette Midler finds worm crawling out of her iPhone

Technically Incorrect: The famous artiste says she dropped her iPhone in the toilet, dried it in rice and then...

By January 14, 2015


Is this the first flower that ever bloomed?

A freshwater plant from the Cretaceous era has been identified as one of the first ever flowering plants.

By August 18, 2015


Snake fossil with four legs just wants a hug

The discovery of a fossil of a snake with four legs suggests that the modern-day reptiles evolved from digging, rather than swimming, ancestors.

By July 23, 2015


Fake Netflix Lemony Snicket trailer isn't for the squeamish

Strange happenings, worms and spiders galore are afoot in a faux early teaser trailer that's ramping up excitement for Netflix's "Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events."

By July 5, 2015


Ancient bobcat buried with bear-tooth bling

A forgotten box on a museum shelf yields a surprising discovery from a 2,000-year-old tomb.

By July 6, 2015


Frogs captivated by video of worms on smartphone

Even frogs can't resist technology, especially when their dinner is the feature attraction.

By September 25, 2014