Our editors scrounged up some truly bizarre facts.
Excerpt: Good Enough
Fascinating fecal science.
Apples all come from the same tree.
Science of the Union.
To reach the bottom of all five oceans, this Texas businessman commissioned “the most significant vehicle since Apollo 11.”
Societies forget, and this physicist wants to know why.
A state-by-state breakdown of policies that could change your community.
Solving the mysteries of the universe
We're not built for this stuff.
A commute so quick you could just die.
FDA wants to make this official and recently asked to know more
It's all about a tender leg rub, ladies.
One group of scientists is arguing that certain organisms, about a millimeter in size or slightly smaller, don't form species at all.
U.S. Agricultural Research Service scientists have applied to release exotic Eurasian fungi to kill invasive tumbleweeds in the American West.
Researchers have found some nasty microbes in turtles off the coast of Mexico
The smallest of 3,100 known species, this snake is as thin as a spaghetti noodle
A five-year study on global wildlife finds that one fourth of the world's known mammals face extinction
Well, probably, but how can you tell?
Plus, a gallery of endangered zoo babies born this year. Squee!