Most beers and wines aren’t vegetarian — or why there’s fish bladder in your pint

Who wants to drink fish guts?

10 of the Weirdest Prehistoric Creatures

Eons ago, many millennia before written history, bizarre animals roamed the Earth.

Useful tips for writing a coursework

Many students are lulled into a false sense of security by coursework — here’s how to make sure you don’t.

The different types of plants in the world

So many different kinds!

Five Reasons Why We Should be Exploring Space

Why bother about space in the first place? Well, here’s why.

What is climate, why it’s not weather, and why it matters

Everything you wanted to know about climate. No — really.

This IKEA ad might change your life — if you pee on it

Embedded inside the magazine is a redesigned ELISA pregnancy test.

Thailand’s going crazy over penis whitening, with over 100 customers queuing up every month

Oh, how modern technology spoils us.

How to spot the difference between a cold and the flu

The viral infections share many symptoms but the flu can be a lot worse. Deadly worse.

Ever wanted to see how far apart the Earth and the Moon are? Well, now you can

It’s not exactly accurate, but it’s a dazzling display.

Regardless of culture or country, people make more babies during the holidays

Ehehehehehe. Happy holidays, everyone.

Internet searchers reveal people’s favorite Christmas spirit

Brandy, it turns out, is the most popular Christmas drink — at least in the UK.

This 1890 mechanical device sounds just like a real bird

It sounds incredibly natural.

“Exceptional” mammoth skeleton sold for over half a million dollars in France

He’s fat AND big boned. Well, was. Now he’s just big boned.

Old-growth forests offer safe haven to bird species struggling with climate change

They’re really nice cool places for raising baby birds — or fo rest!

Jupiter is still a ridiculously beautiful place judging from Juno’s pics, and here’s how it does it

A dash of chemistry, a stroke of physics, all mixed in with behemothian mass.

Ancient tomb filled with stunning, pillaged bronze vessels, found in China

Ever seen a wine bottle shaped like a deer?

The difference between prokaryotic and eukaryotic cells

Big differences hide in tiny things.

Swarm AI correctly predicted TIME’s Person of the Year

The swarm intelligence found the #MeToo movement as the clear winner. It’s the second time in a row it guessed TIME’s POTY.

3D-printed “living tattoo” turns bacteria into sensors and computers you can wear

Handy!