24 May 2019

Engineer Unwittingly Trips Balls On LSD From The ’60s While Repairing Iconic Synth

Prospecting for gold by looking for it in leaves has finally proved itself commercially in Australia

Hal Laning: The Man You Didn’t Know Saved Apollo 11

In 2020, NASA Will Send Living Things to Deep Space for First Time Since Apollo

‘Phenomenal’ 2,300-year-old bark shield found in Leicestershire

Unsung Heros of WWII: The All-Female WASP Squad

Have nuclear weapons helped to maintain global peace?

The Shoe Fitting Machines That Blasted You With Radiation

Why It’s So Hard to Predict Where a Tornado Will Strike

Dollar stores moving to pull dangerous plastics from shelves

Watery ancient Venus could have been rendered uninhabitable by its own oceans

Near-Sighted Kids of Martian Colonists Could Find Sex With Earth-Humans Deadly

Why scientists are putting a telescope on the bottom of the ocean

Water stays in the pipes longer in shrinking cities – a challenge for public health

The human brain can’t contend with the vastness of online shopping

Yes, This Photo from Everest Is Real

Astronomers Spy Three Comets Circling a Nearby Star

Superconductivity near room temperature

Plankton Haven’t Been the Same Since the Industrial Revolution

The personal trauma that lies behind Edvard Munch’s unnerving art

When a Fatal Grizzly Mauling Goes Viral

On the arsonist’s trail: inside Australia’s worst bushfire catastrophe

Image: Boulders on Bennu

23 May 2019

Equifax Is Finally Getting Kicked in the Money Bags Due to Its Disastrous 2017 Hack

Life amid an Ebola outbreak: Combating mistrust—and saving lives

Photos: Deadly Post-election Riots in Indonesia

The Tiny Fish That Break a Fundamental Rule of Vertebrate Life

Fifty children saved as international paedophile ring busted

The Bitter Life Of A Shattered Jockey: A Mostly True Story

The Wealth Detective Who Finds the Hidden Money of the Super Rich

Video filmed at four trillion frames per second captures light in a flash

Multiple former ice caps buried under Mars’s north polar ice

How Your Brain Perceives Magicians Cutting Their Assistants in Half

Inside The Lost Jehovah’s Witnesses Tunnels Under Brooklyn Heights

How Does a Chimpanzee Eat a Tortoise? By Smashing It Like a Coconut

“Once-In-A-Hundred Year” Sightings of Bamboo Blossoms Reported In Japan

How Archivists Saved Damaged WWII Film for ‘The Cold Blue’

A trail of toxicity: the US military bases making people sick

There’s Evidence on How to Raise Children, but Are Parents Listening?

It’s Getting Way Too Easy to Create Fake Videos of People’s Faces

What Keeps Hollywood’s Oldest Restaurant Running

The science of sex: what happens to our bodies when we’re aroused?

The curse of genius

Carefully, Japan Reconsiders the Trash Can

Can We Revive Empathy in Our Selfish World?