Fredric Baur invented the Pringles can. When he died in 2008, his ashes were buried in one.
Everyone knows what a liger is—but there are a few crossed creatures you might not be aware of.
How far would you go to win $100,000?
Researchers at MIT are gathering city data from an unusual source.
Marie Wilcox hopes that the project will keep the Wukchumni language alive.
A new proposed version of the giant ancient statue would stand nearly five times as high as the original structure.
For those of us who need an extreme wake-up call
Code.org launches a Princess Leia-themed tutorial to encourage kids to build their own games.
The gravity on Mars pulls Phobos closer every year, and the brittle moon is barely holding itself together.
This is getting ridiculous.
Thirty-five years ago today, the spacecraft reported back to Earth with data and images of the ringed planet’s unique beauty.
A century of shiny robots, spaceships, and laser guns.
Google's self-driving cars are getting a colorful upgrade.
Feel the rhythm! Feel the rhyme!
A think tank asked people to stay off Facebook for one week. Afterward, many of them felt significantly more content with their lives.
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