We show how a normally strong and robust coke can is turned into the equivalent of wet tissue paper with gallium. If you want some gallium yourself, you can order it from http://galliumsource.com Be sure to use the coupon code "nurdrage" to get a 5...
A complete list of the general science articles on Explain that Stuff.
For anyone who insists it is fake, www.youtube.com/watch?v=5aD6HwUE2c0 and stop giving me a headache. Watch to the end for the best (Cesium!)! A wonderful re...
Ever wanted X-ray specs or super-human vision? Chromoscope lets you explore the entire sky, including our Galaxy (the Milky Way) and the distant Universe, in spanning the electromagnetic spectrum: gamma-ray, x-ray, visible, hydrogen α, near-infrared...
For two hours Friday, astronauts in orbit opened their out-of-this-world home to the people of Earth, offering an unprecedented raw glimpse into the beauty - and peril — of life on the International Space Station.
Future biotechnology could be used to make prisoners feel as if they were serving a 1,000 year sentence, a team of scientists claim
This week we found images of the Grand Canyon, rogue black holes and even volcanic steam.
David McNeilage: Nuclear fusion carries so many benefits that we would be stupid not to invest in it.
Don't give up on flying cars or hoverboards just yet! As technology marches relentlessly on, everything goes into development sooner or later---as demonstr
By using optical equipment in a totally unexpected way, MIT researchers have created an imaging system that makes light look slow.
French gynaecologists used sonography machines to measure the flow of blood as each participant's clitoris was externally and internally stimulated.
A different astronomy and space science related image is featured each day, along with a brief explanation.
These chemical reaction GIFs will remind you of how some truly strange stuff can happen with even the most basic of elements.
Seaquence is an experiment in musical composition. Adopting a biological metaphor, you can create and combine musical lifeforms resulting in an organic, dynamic composition.