For one woman who absorbed her twin in the womb, having two sets of DNA naturally programmed to not get along has come at a price.
Animals are always a fascinating study. Being able to see them up close and personal with an x-ray view while they're pregnant? Awesome.
Sometimes surviving in Mother Nature’s world means having to pull out all the stops. These looks don’t kill, but they are definitely menacing.
Humans have been digging towards the center of the Earth for decades. Hypothetically, what if we were to make it all the way through? What then?
Pole reversal: it’s not something that will destroy all humans, but you would definitely notice some big changes around the neighbourhood.
DNA - three letters that represent the building blocks upon which the entire human body is constructed. If our DNA vanished, what happens to us?
Let’s play devil’s advocate and say that the moon landing was faked. What would it take in order to pull off the world’s most epic hoax?
We hear an awful lot about global warming these days, but what if that concept was taken to the extreme and the entire planet’s ice melted?
What would it take for a thrown fastball to almost break the speed of light barrier? Not much luck and a whole lot of science.
Can trees talk to one another? Researchers believe it makes a lot of sense; now it’s teaching humans their language that’s the issue.
Pretend for a moment that you wake up one morning to discover the Internet has disappeared. Would this be doomsday for us all?
That sludge you force down your household drains doesn’t just disappear. Sewers are full of disgusting masses of ‘yuck’ just born to clog.
Snow hit the Sahara Desert, transforming sand dunes into ski hills that many locals quickly took advantage of before the heat returned.
Earth is always turning, but what if someone threw on the planet’s emergency brake and brought everything to a sudden stop? It would be bad.
Not every animal can migrate when things get chilly, but being able to freeze and bounce back to life afterwards more than compensates.
We all know the phrase, “Go big or stay home.” The engineers behind the world’s largest construction projects are doing just that-and then some.
Take one total lunar eclipse, stir in a blue moon and what do you get? A Super Blue Blood Moon, an event not seen since 1866.
Feeling guilty because you’re a closeted fan of cat videos? Don’t be. Research is showing there’s a beneficial upside of watching kitty videos.
Nature’s creatures have developed some bizarrely interesting ways to bring their offspring into the world.
When it comes to the more bizarre oddities in life it’s hard to top these weirdly wonderful creature creations found in nature right now.
A $500 blood test might be the end result of new research that has shown promising results in the early detection of 8 common forms of cancer.
Is intelligence (or lack thereof) a dealbreaker when it comes to what attracts you to a person? If smart is sexy to you, you’re a sapiosexual.
One man and his ultralight plane are helping to show orphaned birds how to migrate while giving people a front row seat of nature in action.
Would sex in outer space really be out of this world? Depends if floating in pools of sweat while velcroed to another person appeals to you.
Have you heard the news? Mars has ice, and that ice is made from clean water. With this discovery, we’re one step closer to colonizing Mars.
Everyone needs a good night’s rest, or at least a decent power nap on occasion. These 10 animals have taken those concepts to the extreme.
What’s worse than hungry sharks patrolling coastal waters for a human-sized snack? How about two-headed hungry sharks?
Artist Stephen Wiltshire can re-create sprawling cityscapes down to the smallest of details from memory after seeing them only once.
When it comes to amazing discoveries, 2017 will be remembered as the year when what was once only science fiction became science fact.
Flies have a deadly reputation for spreading diseases and bacteria, but some scientists now think they might actually be able to help us.