Jellyfish from Outer Space? Amazing Glowing Creature Spotted
On April 24, 2016, scientists spotted this bizarre jellyfish around the Mariana Trench in the Pacific Ocean.
April 29th, 2016
Near the deepest spot in the world's oceans, scientists have discovered a jellyfish that looks more alien spaceship than deep-sea cnidarian.
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Faster Than Light! Incredible Illusion Makes Images 'Time Travel'
abstract image of light waves
April 19th, 2016
A simple, clever new experiment shows that, at faster-than-light speeds, waves can appear to be traveling backward in time.
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Why Does Asparagus Make Your Pee Smell Funny?
Freshly cut asparagus on a green plate.
April 16th, 2016
Here's what gives "asparagus pee" that sulfurous smell and why some people just can't detect the odor.
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Do Australian Dragons Dream? Sleep Discovery Surprises Scientists
An Australian dragon sleeping.
April 28th, 2016
Dreaming dragons? Researchers have discovered REM and slow-wave sleep in lizards for the first time.
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Is Mysterious Figure at Stanley Hotel a Ghost?
Mysterious figure at the Stanley Hotel, the shining
April 19th, 2016
A strange image was photographed in a supposedly haunted hotel: ghost or glitch?
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Stephen Hawking: We Probably Won't Find Aliens Anytime Soon
Stephen Hawking at the Starshot conference
April 13th, 2016
Will humanity find intelligent alien life anytime soon? Probably not, according to theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking.
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Bizarre Ice-Forming Bacteria's Secrets Revealed
ice, snow, precipitation, bacterial proteins
April 22nd, 2016
Ice-nucleating bacteria help form ice at higher temperatures by creating pockets of high- and low-density water, new research explains.
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Moon Myths: The Truth About Lunar Effects on You
April 18th, 2016
The moon holds a mystical place in the history of human culture, so it's no wonder that many myths exist.
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World's Longest Snake Dies 3 Days After Being Captured
reticulated python in Malaysia
April 11th, 2016
A humongous reticulated python measuring more than 26 feet (8 meters) long was captured at a Malaysian construction site last week, but the snake died three days later while laying an egg.
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