Earth Hour 2009

Earth Hour is an initiative started by the WWF (World Wide Fund for Nature/World Wildlife Fund) that asks people everywhere in the world to turn off the light and other...

Of Trojan Horses and miracle drugs

Of Trojan Horses and miracle drugs

When Oscar was diagnosed with a very aggresive form of cancer called anal sac adenocarcinoma, his days seemed numbered - literally. Doctors gave him very little to no chance of...

The 10 most amazing unexplained artifacts

The 10 most amazing unexplained artifacts

Every once in a while archaeologists (and sometimes amateur archaeologists) make remarkable discoveries. Sometimes, the finding is so surprising that they are unable to explain what it is they've found,...

The day our Sun brought darkness

The day our Sun brought darkness

About 20 years ago, on March 13, 1989, the whole province of Quebec, Canada, suffered a blackout that by now has reached legendary proportions among astronomers and electrical engineers. Still,...

So-called vampire found in mass grave

So-called vampire found in mass grave

Whether it's due to novels and movies or some morbid fascination, more and more people seem to be fascinated about vampires. Still, when people first started to believe in them,...

The Turtle and the Robot

The Turtle and the Robot

The guys over at WHOI are doing more and more interesting things every day; just a few days ago I wrote about Noah's...

Martin Luther King day

Martin Luther King day

Today, on the 3rd Monday of January, ZME Science pays homage to the man that was Martin Luther King, being grateful for all his lifetime achievements. Also, it's not hard...

Do you love science?

Join 50,000+ subscribers and get our FREE e-book on pseudoscience. 
SUBSCRIBE
close-link