9 Dec, 2016

This Futuristic Yacht Appears To Hover And Looks Out Of This World!

At first glance, this yacht of the future looks more like some sort of spacecraft than anything else. And it doesn’t move like a traditional boat either. Created by London-based design firm Schwinge, the Tetrahedron Superyacht boasts an unconventional design that features a structure shaped like a pyramid with four faces and six leading edges. […]

Music Chills - Feature

8 Dec, 2016

The Science Behind Why Music Gives Us The Chills

You know that feeling when a powerful song hits you like a brick wall – the hair on your arms stands tall at attention, a stampede of nerves rushes up your spine, your body gives way to a sudden shiver. You’ve got the music chills, but how did it happen? Research shows that around 50 […]

China Radio - Closed

7 Dec, 2016

China Just Built The World’s Largest Radio Telescope To Hunt For Aliens

After five years and $180 million spent, China finally finished building the world’s largest radio telescope that’s the size of 30 football fields. Its use? To locate aliens. The Five-hundred-meter Aperture Spherical Telescope (FAST), located in the country’s southwestern province of Guizhou, has a diameter of about 1,640 feet and is made up of 4,450 triangular […]

Hot Wheels - Cars

6 Dec, 2016

Someone Strapped A GoPro To A Hot Wheels Car And Put Us In The Tiniest Driver’s Seat

If you’ve ever been the proud owner of a collection of Hot Wheels cars, you’ve probably taken those bad boys on some crazy adventures across plastic tracks and obstacles made by your parents’ furniture. So to see what it’d really be like to be a Hot Wheels driver, YoutTube channel 5MadMovieMakers stuck a GoPro camera on […]

Gatlin and Gay from the U.S. and Bolt of Jamaica compete in the men's 100m final during the 15th IAAF World Championships at the National Stadium in Beijing

5 Dec, 2016

See How Some Of The World’s Greatest Athletes Compare To Ordinary Animals

Ever wonder who would win in a competition between the world’s fastest human and a warthog, butterfly, house cat, and falcon? Now in one infographic created by Atlas Obscura’s Michelle Enemark and Cara Giaimo, you can how see how some of  the world’s record-breaking Olympians fare against the animal kingdom’s very own top runners, jumpers, and swimmers. Still […]

Hydro Hammock

2 Dec, 2016

The Only Thing Better Than A Hammock Is One That Doubles As A Hot Tub

There’s nothing more relaxing than kicking back in a hammock beneath a few shady trees on a hot summer day. But what about winter? The frigid temperatures might have you running indoors to cuddle up with a blanket, or even better, in a hot tub. For those who want the best of both worlds, Oregon-based […]

Jupiter Auroras - Feature

1 Dec, 2016

Hubble Captured Jupiter’s Stunning Auroras And You Need To See Them

Jupiter is best known for being the largest planet in the solar system and for its colorful storms, like the Great Red Spot. But thanks to the Hubble Space Telescope, we now have another extraordinary phenomenon to see – amazing photographs of the planet’s auroras. The vibrant, glowing lights are created when high energy particles […]


30 Nov, 2016

This Fascinating Video Of Pills Dissolving In Water Will Put You In A Trance

If you’ve ever had a splitting headache, nasty cold, muscle cramps, or pretty much anything causing you a little discomfort, you’ve probably downed a few pills in your day. But what happens once they reach your stomach? The medicine is obviously released from a gel capsule or powder pill and sometimes even gets to work […]

Nerf Gun - Feature

29 Nov, 2016

You Do Not Want To Get Hit By This Giant NERF Gun!

What do you get when you combine the brains of a former NASA engineer and his two nerdy friends? An incredibly large NERF gun powerful enough to shatter glass. Inventor and YouTuber Mark Rober, along with his buddies Ryan and David from Eclectical Engineering, created the world’s largest, functional NERF gun using a wooden frame […]

Mars Bus - On Mars 2

28 Nov, 2016

See The Incredibly Cool School Bus That Takes You On A Virtual Trip To Mars

This bus is taking kids somewhere way better than school. Enter, Mars. The magic behind the virtual reality trip to the Red Planet comes from aerospace technology and defense company Lockheed Martin and a team of wizards at Framestore VR Studio. The two teamed up as part of the Generation Beyond program, a national education […]

Electric Pen - Feature

25 Nov, 2016

This Magic Pen Uses Ink To Conduct Electricity And Bring Drawings To Life

Technology is pretty cool. What’s wowing us now? A pen. Japanese infrastructure company Kandenko released an ad featuring an AgIC pen that allows its user to draw ink that instantly conducts electricity. Producers based their ideas for the video on children’s pop-up books, bringing drawings of houses, buildings, street lights, vehicles, and even a ferris […]

Mario - Feature

24 Nov, 2016

Study Says Playing Super Mario Bros. Can Be Just As Hard As Solving Complex Math Problems

If you’ve ever gotten stuck on a super challenging level of Super Mario Brothers, this will ease your frustration: Computer scientists have proved that solving a level in one of the most popular games of all time can be just as tough as solving some of the most difficult math equations. In a recent study published by […]

Fontus Bottle - Feature

23 Nov, 2016

It’s Not Magic, Just Science: This Bottle Turns Air Into Water

Imagine a time when drinking water could be pulled out of thin air. Oh wait, it can be – introducing Fontus, the self-filling water bottle. Created by Vienna-based designer Kristof Retezár, Fontus can extract humidity from the air and condense it into water that’s good enough to drink. “The idea was to solve a global […]

Toasteroid - Feature

22 Nov, 2016

Forget About Avocados And Butter, You Can Put The Weather Forecast On Your Toast

Sick of eating the same slice of plain ol’ toast for breakfast? This new toaster will burn images of everything from the current weather to emojis right onto your morning toast. Meet Toasteroid, the app-controlled smart toaster that prints custom and pre-made designs onto toast to get you through those morning blues. Here’s how it works: After […]


21 Nov, 2016

These New Six-Pack Holders Will Help Save Marine Life

A Florida-based craft beer brewery was tired of six-pack holders hurting and killing marine life and animals alike, so they took action. The company, Saltwater Brewery, developed a product that would put an end to the senseless killing of sea creatures, birds, and other animals: edible six-pack holders. The holders are made from wheat and barley […]

Hamster - Feature

18 Nov, 2016

Meet Your New Spirit Animal: A Hamster Running Through A Super Mario Bros. Level

The only thing better than playing Super Mario Bros. yourself is watching an adorable hamster play it for you. So, when the daughter of Japanese YouTube user yutako55 asked her mom if they could make a maze for her hamster, they went all out to create the ultimate Mario-turned-hamster obstacle course. Assuming this female hamster […]


17 Nov, 2016

This Active Volcano Is Getting Its Own WiFi Network In The Name Of Science

Between the backs of donkeys, Mount Fuji, and the North Pole, it seems as though you can get WiFi access from just about anywhere these days. The newest place for the Internet? Inside a volcano that regularly erupts and slaps science in the face. Known as the “Mouth of Hell,” Nicaragua’s Masaya volcano poses a […]

Bologna - Face

16 Nov, 2016

The Meat No One Cares To Eat Weirdly Plays An Important Role In Antenna Design

Whenever you need a cheap fix for something to chomp on, bologna is there to save your flimsy wallet and growling stomach from going empty. But there’s an even better use for the least-liked deli meat: designing antennas. Here’s the thing – when designing antennas for commonly used products like phones, fitness trackers, and watches that […]

Koi Pond - Feature

15 Nov, 2016

This Interactive Pond Will Make You Feel Like You’re Living In A Dream

If you’ve ever wanted to take a trip to Tokyo, now’s the perfect time to do it. For what? Perhaps the coolest pond you’ll ever see. Thanks to a Japanese art collective called teamLab, the bustling capital of Japan is now home to an interactive pond with computer-generated koi fish of various colors. And they’re […]

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