Exploring bleeding edge experiments, oddities, new and bizarre dicoveries, and fact-checking conspiracy theories since 2008. No question is out of bounds and no topic is too strange for a deep dive.
Nine years on, conspiracy theories and questions are still flying around the fate of flight MH370. And they will never stop.
Is time travel possible? What would happen if you did it? How would you do it? The answers to these questions are surprisingly complicated and weird.
Space exploration is about to kick start a new era of nuclear energy and another chance to get the future right.
Social media trolls declared “15-minute cities” to be a New World Order plan for open air mass prisons, derailing plans to make North American cities more livable yet again.
ChatGPT and its competitors are set to turn search, news, and social media into a complete dumpster fire.
According to the news, our planet’s core has stopped spinning and will soon reverse. What’s really happening is a lot less exciting, but still pretty neat.
One of scientists’ biggest fears about fungi and global warming is starting to slowly play out.
In a legal and technical first, a robot lawyer is about to help a human defendant. Is it a good idea? And what happens next?
Despite what cranks, frauds, and their fans will tell you, scientists do listen to amateurs with good ideas, as two recent news stories demonstrate.
Suburbs have long been the subject of consternation and ire from activists and urban planners, and research seems to agree with their critiques.