Featured by Tom McNamara

What is the ‘red glare’ in the Star Spangled Banner?
Here’s the real story behind Alfred Hitchcock’s ‘The Birds’
How a 19-year-old lion fathered 35 cubs in 18 months
This ancient optical illusion is a 14,000-year-old puzzle
Is it possible to eat so much that your stomach explodes?
Super rodents, atomic math, and Marilyn Monroe: everything you need to know about moles
How to send messages 10,000 years into the future
‘The Martian’ author Andy Weir answers your questions about Mars
What if hibernating animals formed an orchestra and performed a symphony about their winter’s sleep?
60 years ago today, a Soviet street dog became the first animal to orbit Earth