Tag: science

Oct 29, 2018

Some of the Largest Known Stars Compared to a Tennis Ball-Sized Earth

Some of the Largest Known Stars Compared to a Tennis Ball-Sized Earth

If The Earth were shrunk down to the size of a tennis ball, how big would the universe be?

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Oct 23, 2018

NASA Scientists Find Perfectly Rectangular Iceberg in Antarctica

NASA Scientists Find Perfectly Rectangular Iceberg in Antarctica

Tabular iceberg designed by nature

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Oct 22, 2018

Scientists Find Googly Eyes Effective at Reducing Bird/Plane Collisions

Scientists Find Googly Eyes Effective at Reducing Bird/Plane Collisions

After 300 tests, only one pattern triggered the desired avoidance behavior: a pair of looming googly eyes

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Oct 18, 2018

Just a Guy Showing (and Throwing) His Amazing Collection of Giant Boomerangs

Just a Guy Showing (and Throwing) His Amazing Collection of Giant Boomerangs

Gerhard Walter’s custom-built boomerangs are incredible

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Oct 15, 2018

Soooo Atlas the Robot is Doing Parkour Now

Soooo Atlas the Robot is Doing Parkour Now

The control software uses the whole body including legs, arms and torso, to marshal the energy and strength for jumping over the log and leaping up the steps without breaking its pace

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Oct 1, 2018

A Brief and Beautiful Timelapse of Aurora Borealis Dancing Above Earth

A Brief and Beautiful Timelapse of Aurora Borealis Dancing Above Earth

As seen by Alexander Gerst onboard the ISS

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Oct 1, 2018

Why Meat is the Best Worst Thing in the World

Why Meat is the Best Worst Thing in the World

Meat is a complicated issue. But also a delicious one. Kurzgesagt discusses it in a refreshingly informative and unbiased manner. Bon Appétit.

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