Huge underwater eruption created giant volcano off the coast of Africa

This is one of the most exciting volcanic areas in the world.

This AI sounds just like Joe Rogan — and the possibilities are disturbing

Impressive and scary at the same time. Brace yourself for a new era of fraud.

Supermarkets in Thailand start using leaves as packaging instead of plastic

It’s sustainable both environmentally and economically.

Karen Uhlenbeck officially receives the Abel Prize — the first woman ever to do so

We need more kings awarding prizes to people in STEM.

Chernobyl has turned into a thriving habitat for hundreds of species

The environmental pressure generated by humans is larger than a nuclear explosion — a revealing vision of the type of impact we’re having on the world.

It’s official: soda tax offers “net good” to society

It really works.

Pluto’s ocean might be held in place by a thin layer of gas

Comfortably insulated.

99% of the world’s electric buses are in China

They’re miles and miles ahead.

The ISS starts experimenting with a photo-bioreactor

A hybrid bio-technology could pave the way for future space missions.

Bermuda might hold the key to a whole new type of volcano

We didn’t know volcanoes can form in this way.

Scientists map global “Internet of Mushrooms”

“I haven’t seen anybody do anything like that before,” researchers commented.

*Something* is blasting “cosmic bullet holes” through our galaxy

Clumps of dark matter might be shooting through the Milky Way’s stars.

Bedbugs roamed the land along with T-Rex

Bedbugs have been alive far longer than humans have.

Eating processed food linked to eating too much and being overweight

Simple takeaway: eat less processed food.

Researchers create bacteria synthetic DNA

Move away, Nature — come in, Life 2.0.

Humans and Neanderthals diverged at least 800,000 years ago, new teeth study shows

This just goes to show how complex our evolutionary history really is.

NASA wants you to take photos of trees — to see how much carbon they can store

Help NASA by looking at trees.

The unlikeliest catch: sea creatures found trapped in amber

Talk about a stunning find!

These spiders have super-black patches to help their other parts vibrant and colorful

Birds of Paradise have similar structures.

In April, the US used more renewable energy than coal

Good news, but let’s not get over-excited by this.