In Medieval times, a “moment” was defined as 1/40th of an hour, or 1.5 minutes.
To unlock the secret to renewable energy, science is taking a cue from nature.
It’s impossible to please everyone.
In 1896, two locomotives traveling more than 50 miles per hour smashed into each other. On purpose.
Photographer Seph Lawless visited New Orleans to document the city, and its people, a full decade after the devastation of Hurricane Katrina.
Geography porn at its best.
The mere feeling of being watched may be enough to reduce crime.
Roy Batty’s precious moments may be lost in time, like tears in rain, but these facts about Ridley Scott’s iconic sci-fi film aren’t going anywhere.
For a short time this summer, buses in Cluj-Napoca, Romania gave free rides to anyone reading a book.
What could possibly go wrong?
Patrick Stewart had so many shots at Disney greatness.
The web of the underground transit system is even more impressive in the context of NYC as seen from above.
A certain chemical compound fed to honeybee larvae determines whether they grow into queens or workers.
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