I know that this covers more than a week, but I still wanted to share all the wonderful things that I found with you!
Things look very different in infrared and ultraviolet light.
Everything you ever wanted to know about black holes.
In 4 billion years, the Milky Way is going to collide with the Andromeda galaxy and it’s going to look amazing!
Want to be alerted when the ISS is passing overhead? There’s a device for that!
2/3 of Americans can’t see the Milky Way: get thee to a National Park!
The Chernobyl fallout wreaked havoc on everything, including the microbes.
What is a mass extinction and why should we care?
This winter’s cold could be bad for bees.
Just be glad that fleas today aren’t as large as their prehistoric relatives!
It should go without saying, but don’t ride sharks.
Frogs in pants helped to explain how sex works. Really.
Climate change is shrinking salamanders.
Poor sea snakes: even though they live in water, they’re always thirsty and dehydrated.
‘Homing pythons‘ slithered their way home.
Hummingbird songs sound surprisingly complicated when you slow them down.
What do we really know about the evolution of giant birds?
Cute comic about the calls of western American birds, and another about bird evolution.
Big cats really like the smell of Calvin Klein’s Obsession for Men.
We might be getting closer to being able to clone a mammoth, but should we?
Learn about the extinction of Ice Age megafauna from the Oxford Megafauna Conference!
Why don’t Americans like IUDs?
In the past 39 years, the Rocky Mountain wildflower season has lengthened by a month.
Check out this interactive map of all the wind turbines in the US.
Statistically speaking, toilet seat covers aren’t worth it.