Hear ye, hear ye!   Town criers are weeping this year as one of Britain’s great eccentricities just got even more eccentric: The British Town Crier Championships will be silent. 

This spring, hordes of ‘Brood X’ cicadas are set to emerge from the deep for the first time since 2004.

Researchers and journalists have spent months trying to explain how mRNA COVID-19 vaccines work.   Maybe it’s time we give actors a chance…

Comedian Jensen Karp went viral recently after finding some mysterious interlopers in his beloved Cinnamon Toast Crunch cereal. Shrimp tails?

The global shipping debacle still unfolding in the Suez Canal can be summed up in one movie reference: 

It finally makes sense. When the Beatles wrote the trippy track “I Am the Walrus” for their 1967 Magical Mystery Tour album, they were merely prophesying 1 creature’s transatlantic nap 5 decades later.  

One could be forgiven for seeing a decapitated sea slug and concluding, “I guess it’s all over.”   Turns out… it may just be the beginning of an extreme makeover.

It’s the question on everyone’s lips: Who won Science’s 14th annual “Dance Your Ph.D.” contest, mastering a coveted crossover between science and art? Call them The Geek-stie Boys.   A trio of University of Helsinki atmospheric scientists “Finn-ished” strong (sorry!) with…

Leave it to Germany to take stock of pandemic life and conclude: we need to make some new words.  

We’ve all seen YouTube ambience videos of a crackling fire or just some puppies running around.