Mindblowing fact of the day: sharks are older than trees

That’s seriously badass!

What are biofilms and how they form

Bacteria learned there’s strength in numbers. These communities are called biofilms.

How palm trees thrive in Vancouver despite the freezing Canadian weather

Palm trees in Vancouver aren’t fake.

This app lets you virtually travel the globe and listen to (almost) any radio station

It’s like Google Earth for radio stations.

Which animals use tools?

Tool use ranges all the way from sponges and toothpicks to sex toys.

Meet the most frustrating programming language ever. It’s called ‘Brainfuck’ and it’s purposely designed to make you cry

Continue at your own risk.

The world’s richest 8 people have more wealth than the world’s poorest 3,500,000,000

New estimates show that only eight people own more wealth than the world’s poorest 50%.

How to Create Beautiful Images With Thousands of Circles

Art and science go hand in hand.

Who invented the flushing toilet?

A historical account of one of mankind’s most important inventions.

World’s first floating city might be built off the French Polynesian coast

It was supposed to be in the middle of the ocean but costs moved the project in territorial waters.