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  • 10 Offbeat Stories You Might Have Missed This Week (4/20/19)

    Another week has gone by, so it’s time to take a look at some of the weird news stories you may have overlooked. If you missed last week’s adventures, you can get caught up with those offbeat stories here. It has been quite a notable week for science. We talk about zombie pigs, ancient urine, […] More

  • 10 Interesting Theories Of Evolution You Have Never Heard About

    There are several theories of evolution out there. The theory of evolution by natural selection proposed by Charles Darwin—also called Darwinism—just happens to be the one generally accepted by science. Other scientists and philosophers proposed theories of evolution before Darwin’s birth and after his death in 1882. Some ideas were fairly close to Darwinism—until the […] More

  • 10 Uplifting Stories To Get You Through The Week (4/14/19)

    If the rest of the week has got you down a little, perhaps this list can cheer you up. Here, we only talk about stories that are positive, amusing, or inspirational. Meanwhile, you can also check the Saturday offbeat list for a glimpse at some of the strangest news items that made the headlines. This […] More

  • 10 Offbeat Stories You Might Have Missed This Week (4/13/19)

    As another week nears its end, it is time to take a look at some of the noteworthy news items you might have missed. From the animal kingdom, we have stories on feline names, sacrificial guinea pigs, and dolphin clitorises. We also have two medical marvel tales, and we find out what happens when Roombas […] More

  • 10 Uplifting Stories To Get You Through The Week (4/7/19)

    If the rest of the week has got you down a little, perhaps this list can cheer you. Here, we only talk about stories that are positive, amusing, or inspirational. Meanwhile, you can also check the Saturday offbeat list for a glimpse at some of the strangest news items that made the headlines. This week, […] More

  • 10 Offbeat Stories You Might Have Missed This Week (4/6/19)

    The world is full of weird and wonderful things, but a person can hardly be expected to keep up with all of them. Luckily, we’re here to help. In this list, we present to you some of the stranger stories that made headlines. This week contained April Fool’s Day, so there were plenty of bizarre […] More

  • Top 10 Scientific Breakthroughs Of The Month (March 2019)

    All things considered, 2019 is shaping up to be an enthralling year for science and technology. Here, we review 10 of the best scientific breakthroughs that made waves or may have flown under the radar over the past month. Papers have been published on everything from a ketamine-related antidepressant nasal spray to a potential new […] More

  • 10 Uplifting Stories To Get You Through The Week (3/31/19)

    This list aims to counter the doom and gloom which is too prevalent in the media. We take a look at 10 stories meant to lift your spirits and inspire. Of course, if you also want a dose of peculiar with your positive tales, check out the offbeat list, too. This week, we find out […] More

  • 10 Offbeat Stories You Might Have Missed This Week (3/30/19)

    Another week is in the history books, so it’s time to take a gander at a few bizarre and unconventional news items that you may have overlooked. If you need a little pick-me-up, you can check out last week’s list of happy, uplifting news here. There have been quite a few interesting discoveries made this […] More

  • Top 10 Things You Never Knew About Saliva

    Drool is the forgotten wonder—and sometimes horror—of the human body. This bubbly liquid is a multitasker: transferring hormones, keeping the teeth intact, and even retaining our long-lost ancestors. The world of spit can get a little weird when doctors use it as a vaccine or modify it to become the world’s most powerful painkiller. In […] More

  • 10 Progressive Laws That Backfired Badly

    Laws are passed to protect the environment or members of society. Curiously, these same supposedly progressive laws have sometimes backfired, hurting the very things or people they were supposed to protect. This is obviously because every law has consequences. And unfortunately, it is often impossible to predict the intended and unintended effects of every law. […] More

  • 10 Times Bones Gave Rare Glimpses Into The Past

    Bones record history in their own way. Whether they splinter, show up in odd places, or provide DNA, ribs and all the rest are packed with information. In recent years, archaeologists handled fascinating rarities, some seen for the first time. Some of the skeletons displayed the ironic fate of one of history’s cruelest physicians, a […] More

  • 10 Uplifting Stories To Get You Through The Week (3/24/19)

    To help you end the week on a positive note, we have gathered all the news that might lift your spirits into one list. This is where you’ll find a nice mix of feel-good stories combined with significant achievements and tales of true togetherness. If you’d also like something weird and wacky, check out the […] More

  • 10 Offbeat Stories You Might Have Missed This Week (3/23/19)

    With another week in the history books, it’s time to sit back and review some of the peculiar stories that made the news over the last few days. If you’d rather know about recent good news in the world, you can click here. There are tales of gators on ketamine and the world’s most expensive […] More

  • 10 Uplifting Stories To Get You Through The Week (2/17/19)

    If anything happened in the news over the last few days that might put a smile on your face, you will probably find it on this list. For the weirder stuff that is likely to bemuse or astound you, check the offbeat list as well. We have quite a few touching animal stories this week. […] More

  • 10 Uplifting Stories To Get You Through The Week (2/17/19)

    If anything happened in the news over the last few days that might put a smile on your face, you will probably find it on this list. For the weirder stuff that is likely to bemuse or astound you, check the offbeat list as well. We have quite a few touching animal stories this week. […] More