How Leonardo figured out the beauty of anatomy

A dying star’s last hurrah

Wild bison return to UK for first time in thousands of years

The James Webb Space Telescope is capturing the universe on a 68GB SSD

A Wasp, Flower, And Fly Trapped in Amber Reveal 30-Million-Year Old Microcosm

Elephant genes could hold the key to avoiding cancers

60 years ago, a military pilot made it to space — and set off a debate that rages today

A New Antibiotic Can Kill Even Drug-Resistant Bacteria

Chemists change the bonds between atoms in a single molecule for the first time

New Tardigrade Species Discovered in Kyrgyzstan

1.2 billion-year-old groundwater is some of the oldest on Earth

Astronauts Will Wear These Spacesuits on the Moon–And Maybe Mars, Too

Those Sequoias Didn’t Just Get Lucky

US Government Says UFOs are “Real”: An Analysis of the 60 Minutes Investigation

Astronomers measure strongest magnetic field ever detected

Titan penis flower blooms in one of the oldest botanical gardens in the world

Video: Flying here is (surprisingly) legal [6:16]

Interactive: Compare JWST’s new images with shots of the same parts of space from Hubble

Study: People with low BMI aren’t more active, they are just less hungry and “run hotter”

Taking the Magic Out of Magic Mushrooms

First Image of Micrometeoroid Damage to the James Webb Space Telescope

The Bizarre Bird That’s Breaking the Tree of Life

In this week’s bonus episode: 🧮Simulation mathematics, 💰hacking the lottery, ⭐astronomical inaccuracy, and more!

Stress hormone awakens our brain 100 times a night to shape our memory

Video: How to make Roads with Nukes [17:22]

The UFO sightings that swept the US

Russia ousts boisterous space chief Dmitry Rogozin

The massive, strange Comet K2 is touring the solar system, surprising scientists as it goes

Jim Thorpe Is Restored as Sole Winner of 1912 Olympic Gold Medals

Tiny motors take a big step forward

30 years after its discovery, astronomers realize first confirmed exoplanet is truly rare

Webb Images of Jupiter and More Now Available In Commissioning Data

Can Planting a Trillion New Trees Save the World?

Bizarre radio burst with “heartbeat” rhythm is longest detected by far

The Controversial Plan to Unleash the Mississippi

Video: Linguists Explain Slang Trends Through History [8:19]

When Writing Becomes Traumatic: Reporting on the Jonestown Massacre

The Forgotten Nuclear Accidents at Chalk River

How colours affect the way you think

Why Woodpeckers Don’t Mind Hitting Trees With Their Faces

A 3D printer could make your next meal

World’s oldest tree still growing near the Norwegian-Swedish border

The history of brainwashing

NASA’s New Horizons probe still exploring, 7 years after Pluto flyby

Imaginary numbers are real

Amazon Admits Giving Ring Camera Footage to Police Without a Warrant or Consent

Vincent van Gogh: Hidden self-portrait discovered by X-ray

‘I Woke Up with an Allergy to Cold’

Scientists Had Never Seen This Elusive Whale Alive—Until Now

The Mysterious Mushroom That Only Grows in Burn Scars

Star Discovered Orbiting Milky Way’s Supermassive Black Hole Every 4 Years

‘It’s a little bit of utopia’: the dream of replacing container ships with sailing boats

We know Greek statues weren’t white. Now you can see them in color.

Polarized light reveals final fate of a star “spaghettified” by a black hole

Mass and Angular Momentum, Left Ambiguous by Einstein, Get Defined

Who Really Blew Up Mare Island?

Charcuterie’s link to colon cancer confirmed by French authorities

There is a 10 Percent Chance Someone Will Die From Falling Rocket Debris in the Next Decade

Scotland’s rare seaweed-eating sheep

What Should Be Done With India’s ‘Man-Eating’ Tigers?