Jupiter and Venus (Plus Moons) Are Stunning At Their Conjunction
In the last week, Venus and Jupiter were at their conjunction, and photographer Adam Tomaszewski took this fantastic picture of the pair. Lo
New Ethereal Watercolor and Black Ink Cats That Fade into the Canvas by ...
We continue to be awed by Serbian artist Endre Penovác's ability to somehow control the unforgiving nature of water on paper to produce ghos
Big Bang May Have Created a Mirror Universe Where Time Runs Backwards — ...
In a universe far, far away, the future may be happening a long time ago—from our perspective, at least.
Reddit In Chaos After Allegedly Firing AMA Coordinator Victoria Taylor
If you tried to visit r/IAmA (one of Reddit’s biggest subs) recently, you were probably greeted by the image above. And if you’ve been absol
There May Be Nowhere Near the Number of Galaxies We Thought There Were
It looks like we might have overestimated how many neighbors we have. New predictions show that the universe might be an emptier place than
Councillor Proposes Toronto Biennale | culture | Torontoist
Photo of the Architecture for Canada Venice Biennale project by funinthegym from the Torontoist Flickr Pool. Kristyn Wong-Tam (Ward 27, Toro
Why Amy Schumer Reacted to Criticism of Her Race Jokes Like a Stand-up —...
Schumer's response fits a now-familiar pattern.
Protesters in Spain stage first ever 'hologram march' against gag law (V...
People across the world took part in a unique protest against the Spanish law that limits the rights of the public to rally. No one attended
Intriguing Installation Plunges a Library Deep into the Ground
Swedish artist Susanna Hesselberg recently constructed a library that plunges into an infinite abyss. Visible only from above ground, the in
Black Holes Could Turn You Into a Hologram, and You Wouldn’t Even Notice...
A physicist has proposed a solution to the black hole information paradox.
Patients with recurrent depression have smaller hippocampi
The brains of people with recurrent depression have a significantly smaller hippocampus -- the part of the brain most associated with formin
How People Stay Happy in the Norewegian Town Where the Sun Doesn't Rise ...
I spent a year in Tromsø, Norway, where the “Polar Night” lasts all winter—and where rates of seasonal depression are remarkably low. Here’s