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What’s sweeter than honey to these bees? Rotting meat.
Special germs in their guts help the bees digest flesh.
What makes one pair of headphones better than another?
Learn the secrets of the little electromagnetic speakers on your ears.
NASA’s James Webb telescope will peer through the haze of other worlds
It should help astronomers understand some of the galaxy's most abundant planets.
Fascinating science stories to help you survive holiday small talk
Worm milk and 6 other things that are truly fun to chat about.
Turkey and chicken poop have untapped energy potential
Fowl fuel might not smell foul.
Your mile times from the Presidential Fitness Test may be part of national history
The CIA is probably photoshopping your head onto a turtle right now.
Sniffing this odorless molecule could make you more aggressive—or more docile
Researchers suspect that babies could be to blame.
NASA is winding up to punch an asteroid
The DART mission is the first test of a potential Earth-saving strategy.
This ancient mammoth tusk was found at the bottom of the Pacific
Researchers say it's one of the best-preserved tusks of its kind.
Death ‘by planet’ was surprisingly common in the 1600s
Plus other fun facts from The Weirdest Thing I Learned This Week.