Strange News Archive
30 April 2013, 11:00 AM ET
Physicists tried to test whether antigravity exists.
29 April 2013, 05:15 PM ET
The rune stone may be evidence of a visit by ancient Vikings.
29 April 2013, 03:04 PM ET
A new study reveals penetrating insights about plant sex.
29 April 2013, 03:00 PM ET
27 April 2013, 07:51 AM ET
A varying speed of light has broad implications, from cosmology to astronomy.
26 April 2013, 11:07 AM ET
Science generally describes time as an illusion.
25 April 2013, 01:32 PM ET
How do you upchuck if there is no up or down? ISS commander Chris Hadfield explains what astronauts do if they have to vomit.
25 April 2013, 10:34 AM ET
Glenn Beck is behind the current splash of conspiracy, but the same ingredients are usually at play.
24 April 2013, 02:46 PM ET
The LHC created more of a certain kind of matter particles than their antimatter counterparts.
23 April 2013, 12:59 PM ET
A site just a mile from Stonehenge may have been occupied nearly 5,000 years earlier than previously thought.
23 April 2013, 12:37 PM ET
The former Golden Gloves boxer Tamerlan Tsarnaev may have suffered from traumatic brain injury, though it probably didn't cause the bombings
23 April 2013, 11:44 AM ET
Plastic bottles waste energy and don’t breakdown in landfills. But they can provide a matrix for papyrus plants, which in turn filter water of endangered African lakes, keeping them clean and clear of sludge.
22 April 2013, 08:49 AM ET
Answers to questions you've long wondered about, and some you never thought to ask.
18 April 2013, 08:13 AM ET
The first BAH! festival pokes fun at absurd hypotheses and bad evolutionary theory.
18 April 2013, 07:55 AM ET
Along with some groundbreaking discoveries, scientists told us a few things we already kind of knew.
17 April 2013, 05:52 PM ET
Human errors and a pumice raft may be behind the 'undiscovered' Sandy Island.
17 April 2013, 03:44 PM ET
Scientists have closed one of the loopholes in an experiment that reveals quantum mechanics' spooky action-at-a-distance
17 April 2013, 01:59 PM ET
Human sperm (and horse sperm) trace a corkscrew course as they navigate, UCLA researchers observed with a new lens-less camera. But just why sperm do this is still a mystery.
17 April 2013, 01:48 PM ET
The new robot learns from its human partner in order to help assemble IKEA furniture
16 April 2013, 03:41 PM ET
The feline performers can cross tightropes, do handstands, and scamper across clowns in the Moscow attraction
16 April 2013, 01:14 PM ET
From left-handed staircases to the body image of southpaws, here are 11 fun facts about lefties
16 April 2013, 12:03 PM ET
Researchers have proposed everything from genes to pregnancy problems, but it's still not clear why some people are left-handed
16 April 2013, 08:58 AM ET
A possible new exotic particle is just one tantalizing hint of new physics at the world's atom smashers.
15 April 2013, 10:05 AM ET
Scientists at Massachusetts General Hospital have successfully bioengineered a kidney chimera by animating donor organs using stem cells.
13 April 2013, 02:35 PM ET
Mystery remains: Why don't proton measurements add up?