An Alaskan Volcano Is Overdue to Erupt, And We May Finally Know What’s Stopping It

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Video: The woman who brought female representation to games [15:00]

Dogs, the Four-Legged Crime-Fighters of Paris

Promising early results from largest-ever trial testing LSD for anxiety

Have Scientists Designed the Perfect Chocolate?

Video: The world’s biggest wave, explained [17:25]

Doomed To Collide: Astronomers Announce Discovery of Supermassive Binary Black Holes

The people who ‘danced themselves to death’

The Biggest Potential Water Disaster in the United States

No sea serpents, mobsters but Tahoe trash divers strike gold

Couple in India sue son for not giving them a grandchild

This Lead-Lined Locomotive Hauled Experimental Nuclear Reactors

Why are there continent-sized ‘blobs’ in the deep Earth?

Spot the difference: the invincible business of counterfeit goods

‘I met the most famous bomb-sniffing dog in Ukraine.’

Video: An in-depth explanation of how radio astronomers imaged the Milky Way’s supermassive black hole [19:46]

Remembering the Unsung Egyptians Who Helped Discover King Tut’s Tomb

Twenty-year search for Rwanda genocide suspect ends in Zimbabwe grave

DeafBlind Communities May Be Creating a New Language of Touch

We Were Here: How advanced civilizations could leave us a message of their presence

‘How My Fitness Tracker Turned Me Against Myself’

Computer Scientists Prove Certain Problems Are Truly Hard

Video Shows Houses Collapsing Into the Ocean as North Carolina’s Coastline Erodes

Young brain fluid improves memory in old mice

Fastest-ever logic gates could make computers a million times faster

Researchers Grew Tiny Plants in Moon Dirt Collected Decades Ago

Iron Age arrow found on Norway mountain still has feather fletching on it

So You Want to Be a Bootlegger

China finds world’s best-preserved duck-billed dinosaur embryos

Forgetting the apocalypse: why our nuclear fears faded

Astronomers capture first image of black hole at center of Milky Way

Why Are Watches Usually Set to 10:10 in Advertisements?

Video: Why LA Destroyed Its World-Class Transit System [8:34]

The UK landscape that hid a criminal enterprise

‘Machine Scientists’ Distill the Laws of Physics From Raw Data

Spider uses film of air to hide underwater for over half an hour

A Pair of Twins Grew Up in Different Countries, Then Scientists Compared Them

The revealing junk of abandoned Soviet nuclear bases

Today’s H1N1 flu–commonly known as the swine flu–appears to be a direct descendent of the flu virus that caused the 1918 pandemic

A passenger with no flying experience landed a plane at a Florida airport after the pilot became incapacitated

Video: When Ants Domesticated Fungi [9:45]

Hubble Images a Dwarf Spiral with Multiple Mysteries

Thousands of Popular Websites See What You Type—Before You Hit Submit

Video: Turkey Has Built the Longest Suspension Bridge in the World [7:49]

The Mysterious Disappearance of a Revolutionary Mathematician

Fragment of the asteroid that killed off the dinosaurs may have been found in amber

The Scientists Fighting for Parasite Conservation

The YouTubers are not okay

How to Stop a Conspiracy

Video: Who made these circles in the Sahara? [27:07]

Earth’s Biggest Cave Will Blow Your Mind

Scientists Detect the Biggest Extraterrestrial Earthquake Ever

Smallpox used to kill millions every year. Here’s how humans beat it.

Why Caffeine Affects People Differently

Photos From Russia’s Ongoing Invasion of Ukraine

“Visualizing the Proton” – Physicists’ Innovative Animation Depicts the Subatomic World in a New Way

On this day in 1898, Victorian scientists created liquid hydrogen for the first time in history

Vicky White, Alabama corrections officer who escaped with Casey White, has died in hospital, sheriff says

Scientists Discover Unexplained Abundance of Rare Nuclear Fusion Fuel on Earth