We’ve already been told that everybody poops – but did you ever stop to consider why? It’s thanks to our heroic through-gut that humans don’t suffer the same fate as jellyfish and anemones, and every hero has an origin story… Hosted by: Olivia Gordon
Every summer it seems like there’s that one person who always gets a lot of mosquito bites. But what makes people mosquito magnets? Continue reading
Aerogels are the world’s lightest (least dense) solids. They are also excellent thermal insulators and have been used in numerous Mars missions and the Stardust comet particle-return mission. The focus of this video is silica aerogels, though graphene aerogels are now technically the lightest. Continue reading
Imagine being able to pull a glass of water out of thin air when you’re thirsty. Sounds like science fiction, right? Well one Israeli company made it possible. Natasha Kirtchuk has the scoop…
Thanks for the idea Chuck!
Jupiter’s Great Red Spot is dying. Over the past week, amateur astronomers around the world have seen some unusual activity around the solar system’s largest and longest-lasting storm. Continue reading
This is a great source of mitosis pictures and explanation of imaging techniques!
Thanks for the submission Natalia!
The milk industry produces in excess of 840 million tons of products each year. Why do humans drink so much milk? And given that all mammals lactate, why do we favor certain types of milk over others? Continue reading