Our editors scrounged up some truly bizarre facts.
Tis the season, after all.
Plus: What you need to know about sugar this Halloween.
They just want a nice home! And to destroy you.
Just because zombies aren't real doesn't mean we can't learn from them
Scientists Talk About the Possibility of a Zombie Virus
NFL players have been accused of using deer antler spray, a banned performance enhancer with a bizarre name.
It usually eats fruits and seeds, but it has been said to have a taste for blood.
Could radiation from the Higgs boson turn us all into monsters?? No, but watch this fun trailer, filmed on-site at the LHC by physics students.
Run for the hills; or better yet, live there already
Killing from beyond the grave
But their research is still still insanely cool
Plus a drone's-eye-view of Greenland
Plus the most beautiful image of Earth, New York City on Venus, and the world's largest (deflated) rubber duck.
Keeping wildlife baby-free is a hazardous business
Love, sex, and sports in the animal kingdom
America is haunted by 100,000 missing persons and 40,000 unidentified sets of remains. Only one lab can truly connect the lost and the dead—and it's revealing the secrets of serial killers in the process
Guess the species (either common or Linnaean) by tweeting at us--we're @PopSci--and get your name listed right here! Plus eternal glory, obviously. Update: We have a winner!
From the seven people who are running PopSci today.
Richard Stroud is the nation's chief medical examiner for wildlife, and he's getting a state-of-the-art lab. Poachers beware.