What is a Supervolcano?

Some volcanoes really are super.

What causes Déjà vu — the unsettling feeling of familiarity in novel situations

There’s a glitch in the Matrix…

6 Reasons Why Your Eye is Twitching

Never has something so benign been so annoying.

What is the belly button, does it serve any purpose, and why is it an “innie” or an “outie”

What does this button do?

International Women’s Day: Ten Women in Science Who Aren’t Marie Curie

Celebrating the work of female scientists.

Yeast and its incredibly important economic role

For something so small, it sure has a big impact.

Darwin’s “advertising” — the magnificent biological art of Ernst Haeckel

You might have not heard his name, but you should have.

Silicon-based life on Earth? Only artificially, so far — but maybe natural on other planets

A team of researchers forced bacteria to create carbon-silicon bonds, and their experiment showcases why life on our planet chose carbon.

The fascinating story of how scientists unraveled DNA’s double helix

Today is the 65th anniversary since the discovery!

Incredible pollinating animals– other than bees

There are heaps of other important pollinators!

The Hjertefølgers’ cob house might just be the coziest place in the subarctic

Please adopt me I wanna be part of this!

Debunking some misconceptions about evolution

Sometimes, it’s good to remember that even evolution doesn’t want you to be perfect. Good enough is just fine.

Are GMOs bad? Science says they’re safe

The scientific consensus says GMOs are safe but public opinion remains polarized.

Understanding Allergies: What they are and how they work

The crash course in allergies you always wanted.

Will AI start to take over writing? How will we manage it?

An AI writer — can this really be?

The Fascinating and Beautiful, Yet Not So Cute Cuttlefish

A truly bizarre marine creature.

Where sugar comes from: a journey through its history and production

All about the world’s favorite sweet.

Dogs in space: the adventures of the U.S.S.R. canine cosmonauts

A big step for canine-kind.

Ecotopia 2121 shows what perfectly eco-friendly cities would look like

It also has an ‘evil sister’ project!

The Top 5 Most Amazing Women Scientists in History

These were revolutionary female role models with passions and smarts who would prove that it did not have to be a man’s world.