June 19, 2016

Give Penguin Dads a Little Love

Human dads get a lot of attention on Father’s day: steaks on the grill, soap-on-a-rope. But other dads in the animal kingdom, not so much. But […]
June 16, 2016

Life in the Universe: We May Be Alone, But We’re Probably Not The First

Scientists still don’t have a good idea of how many, or if any, other life forms exist outside our solar system right now. But according to […]
June 9, 2016

Beware: Quicksand, The Goop of Nightmares

I don’t know about you, but when I was a kid, I was totally terrified of quicksand. Some kids worried about monsters under the bed; I […]
June 7, 2016

Extreme Vomiting: Sharks Puke Their Guts Out

You would not believe the garbage that has been found in sharks’ stomachs: shoes, tin cans, wine bottles (in at least one case, an unopened bottle […]