Tesla Model 3: All About The Most Anticipated Car Ever

A glimpse at the future: the electric, self-driven vehicle of choice for the average American home.

Here’s where you’d end up if you dug straight through the Earth

Spoiler alert: it’s probably not China. Or Australia.

Why is Gold yellow? Spoiler alert: it’s got to do with Einstein’s Theory of Relativity

Putting the ‘physics’ back into ‘bling’.

What is petroleum, and where does it come from?

You gotta crack some plankton to make crude oil.

What is the longest river in the world? That’s surprisingly debatable

Some scientists think the crown for the ‘largest river’ is like a competition. We explain why this silly.

What is pasteurization, and how does it keep milk fresh for 9 months at a time?

What wizardry is this!? Find out here.

The types of clouds: everything you need to know

Clouds come in all sorts of shapes and sizes. Some look cute and fluffy, others appear menacing and apocalyptic.

Plant Files: The Venus Flytrap

“This plant, commonly called Venus’ fly-trap,” Darwin wrote in 1875, “is one of the most wonderful in the world.”

Dinosaur videos — visualizing the terrifying lizards

Have a seat and grab some popcorn!

How amber forms — nature’s time capsule

It takes millions of years!

Jacob’s Well — one of the most dangerous diving spots in the world

A natural wonder where many Texas come to literally chill during the scorching summer heat. It’s also a dangerous diving spot.

17 Charts and Figures that show the US is not as developed as you’d think

Is the United States really that GREAT?

What is the Wilson Cycle, builder and slayer of supercontinents?

There’re two ways you can find out how supercontinents form.
This is the one where you don’t have to wait millions of years.

Animal files: Capybaras— the world’s largest rodents

This rodent of unusual size is cute.

Geology ABC: The Rock Cycle

Geological cycles rock.

Six simple ways to reduce food waste and make a sustainable difference

Here are some clever tips to help you stop wasting food.

The down-low on microplastics

They are everywhere!

What exactly is a photon? Definition, properties, facts

Let’s shine some light on the matter.

Plant Files: Poison Oak. What it is and why you should stay away from it

Identify it, understand what it does, and why not — respect it.

Over 100 years ago, this telephone tower in Stockholm connected 5,000 telephone lines

Rare historical photos of a mind-bending telephone line hub.