The Very Large Telescope in Chile provides what may be our best look ever at a stunningly beautiful nebula that defies its namesake.
On aliens, God, black holes and...Zayn Malik.
Technically Incorrect: A study out of Pakistan suggests a significant height difference between boys who regularly smoke pot before puberty and those who've never smoked it.
Astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti captures a series of stills of an aurora borealis from the ISS. Those images of the light show get turned into an amazing time-lapse video.
If you have to endure the horror of a meal on an airplane, a new study out of Cornell says some tastes are more intense than others. Order accordingly.
If you have the right strain of yeast and some sugar, whipping up drugs in your kitchen would be almost as easy as brewing a batch of beer.
Using an exotic form of carbon called graphene, researchers print antennas on paper and other materials with a process that could bring network links to many cheap devices.
A phenomenon known as spider ballooning has covered a regional Australian city in silky "Angel Hair" webbing.
A study from Microsoft claims mobile devices have shortened the average human attention span to just eight...SQUIRREL!
SpaceX, NASA and even Etsy sellers imagine exotic future space travel via vintage poster art.
For some reason, this year it has become a thing to imagine the distant future of space tourism as it might have been sold via vintage posters.
Technically Incorrect: In giving the graduation speech at Rutgers University, the "Science Guy" throws down a serious scientific comparison.
Getting lousy performance from your vacuum cleaner?
Don't toss it -- you just may be using it wrong.