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Stars are dying all across the galaxy—why don’t we see them?
Humanity has recorded five nearby supernovae. But we might have missed a few.
Pig sex and celery have a surprising connection
And it comes down to the smell of ‘boar taint.’
A massive volcanic eruption may have contributed to the rise of the Roman Empire
After Alaska’s Okmok volcano blew its top in 43 BCE, the Mediterranean saw years of bitter cold and famines.
If Kilauea’s lava lake falls below the water table, the results could be explosive
Here’s how that steam-powered boom could happen.
Good news: A microwaved egg can’t permanently damage your hearing
But it can totally explode in your face.
What happened when a ship packed with six million pounds of explosives went up in flames
Excerpt: The Great Halifax Explosion
Something scarier than a grenade-toting drone
Ukrainian stockpile explosion highlights vulnerability of ammunition depots.
SpaceX aims to launch the Falcon 9 again this Sunday
Now with less explosive helium tanks
Shatterproof Glass Helped Prevent Further Injuries In Chelsea Bombing
It was one of the post-9/11 additions to New York City buildings