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These are the Most Contagious Diseases on Earth

Many illnesses are contagious, but some are so contagious that one person having it almost guarantees that multiple others will also get it. These are the most...

Smart, Entertaining Science Podcasts

Podcasts, as a rule, are a lot better than TV. A new generation - along with a few venerable pros - have mastered the art of making the frontiers of science as...

The World’s Most Mysterious Discoveries

The world is filled with awe, mystery and wondrous things. Sometimes so awesome and mysterious that they leave us totally perplexed. We've discovered the most puzzling...

These Things Were Invented Due to War

People invent things all the time for various reasons. Some things we're used to seeing were created during a war. These are some of the best. 

The Most Commonly Abused Medications

Medications are prescribed for a wide variety of things, but some of them are easy to get hooked on and can lead to abuse.

NASA’s Coolest Rockets And Spaceships

One only needed to look up at the wide open skies to start the adventure of a civilization: Getting off of our own rock and on to others! The fascination with space...

How Is Science Extending Human Life?

Science is going beyond merely curing diseases and is addressing the human lifespan itself. It appears that lifespans between 100 and 150 will become common. It also...

The Best Vitamin Brands On The Market

If you take supplements or vitamins, one question always nags. Which is the best? Here is our survey of some of the best supplements you can buy for each nutrient.

The Onion’s Greatest Fake Science Articles

The Onion has a reputation for fooling people into thinking they’re reading an authentic article, when it’s all just a cosmic joke. It’s truest when it comes to...

Science Facts That Will Blow Your Mind

Tired of feeling like you missed the boat when they were handing out the smart genes? Here are some scientific facts that will amaze your friends, family and of course...