Science

WTF

Oh Great, We're Going to Be Eating Bird Feathers Soon

Has this whole anti-food-waste movement gone a bit too far when we're considering chowing down on the contents of throw pillows?
Jelisa Castrodale
9.29.17
Science

How You Can Use Powdered Doughnuts to Collect Solar Energy

All you really need are store-bought doughnuts, vodka, and tea.
Nick Rose
9.25.17
Health

How Apricots Can Poison You

It turns out that apricot seeds can do a lot more harm than good.
Nick Rose
9.19.17
Pizza

Eating Pizza Triggers Opioids in Your Brain

New research could have a big impact on the study of addiction, obesity, and eating disorders.
Nick Rose
8.30.17
Technologies

Scientists Want to Turn Pee into Astronaut Food

This is great news for science fiction writers.
Nick Rose
8.24.17
tech

‘Smart Labels’ of the Future Can Tell Us When to Throw Out Food

No more smell test? Sounds good to us.
Nick Rose
8.23.17
Whisky

'Neat' Is Not a Good Way to Drink Whiskey, Says Science

Thanks, science!
Nick Rose
8.18.17
beer

Researchers Say Beer Can Actually Boost Creativity

Too good to be true, or the secret to finally creating your masterpiece?
Alex Swerdloff
8.16.17
Science

Meet the Researcher Making Food Out of Electricity

So far, he's made a powder substance you can ingest a few different ways.
Simon Espholm
8.15.17
Science

Astronauts Can Soon Bake This 'Crumb-Free' Bread in Space

The Great Galactic Bake Off, anyone?
Alex Swerdloff
6.12.17
Science

Scientists Can Now Use Fluorescent "Tongues" to Identify Fake Whiskey

The only thing worse than fake news is fake booze.
Nick Rose
6.12.17
mangoes

Mangoes May Be The Key To Gender-Neutral Birth Control

Meet the "molecular condom."
Gillie Houston
5.29.17