Featured by Bjorn Carey
FYI: Do Cloned Wild Animals Have Instincts?
Let’s ask Betsy Dresser, the senior vice president of research at the Audubon Center for Research of Endangered Species in...
FYI: What Would Happen If Every Element On The Periodic Table Came Into Contact Simultaneously?
There are two ways to go about testing this, neither of which are practical. One requires the energy of dozens...
Which Organs Can I Live Without, And How Much Cash Can I Get For Them?
First, a disclaimer: Selling your organs is illegal in the United States. It’s also very dangerous. Handing off an organ...
FYI: Did Cavemen Get Athlete’s Foot?
Hard to know, says Will Harcourt- Smith, an expert on early-human fossils at the American Museum of Natural History in...
What Would Happen If I Ate A Teaspoonful Of White Dwarf Star?
“Everything about it would be bad,” says Mark Hammergren, an astronomer at Adler Planetarium in Chicago, beginning with your attempt...
Can ‘Brain Freeze’ Cause Long-Term Brain Damage?
And is it already too late?!
FYI: Just How Old is Dirt?
Really, really old
Why Not Just Dispose Of Nuclear Waste In The Sun?
We could do it, but should we?
Could Dragons Have Existed If Evolution Had Taken A Different Turn?
A reptile expert examines the evidence.
Can I Safely Eat Cat Food?
You know, just in case