Perhaps the better way to phrase this is, “Hamsters now work inside person wheels,” because the person wheel definitely came first. These comic-looking but useful devices helped build many of the landmarks we now cherish.Read more...
If you’re ever feeling crappy about not getting recognition for your work, just remember that even Carl Sagan got negs from his scientific colleagues. In fact, he was never allowed into the National Academy of Sciences, despite all he did to popularize the scientific worldview.Read more...
Your heart doesn’t just feel better it IS better. (Plus other cool things love’s doing to you.) When we fall in love, we often think of the wonders it does to our heart and soul. But there’s another organ that’s deeply affected by your loving […]
Yearning to break the surly bonds… (photo by author). It’s a feeling that every lover of space has sometimes. Exploration of the cosmos is truly a final frontier, a place that often seems to be our logical destiny. But sometimes, there’s a persistent nagging at the back of our primate brains, a feeling that, just [...]
5 of the Smartest Animals | What the Stuff?!
As far as animals go, humans are pretty swell. Our brilliant brains have taken us across the globe and even into space. But we’re not the only nerdy animals on this rock. Here are 5 of the smartest.
By: How Stuff Works.