Muscle stiffness can be an athletic superpower

For many people, the term “stiffness” has unfavorable undertones. When you awaken in the early morning suffering a “stiff back,” the treatment may consist of taking a hot shower,... Read more »

Beyond the Beaker: 3M scientists tell their stories

“I’m not a science person.” The number of times have you heard somebody state that? Despite the fact that 2019 State of Science Index by 3M shows that 87... Read more »

Why long car rides seem to last forever

Practically anybody will inform you that long trip feel everlasting. This result, looks into state, takes place since human beings make quite horrible timekeepers. We have no master clock... Read more »

The fastest animals on Earth

What’s the fastest animal on Earth? Depends on how you specify speed. By easy miles per hour, traditional megafauna like cheetahs control the leaderboard. However if we determine speed... Read more »

The weirdest things we learned this week: Animal prostitution and Pavlovian pee responses

What’s the weirdest thing you learned this week? Well, whatever it is, we guarantee you’ll have an even weirder response if you listen to PopSci’s hit podcast. The Weirdest... Read more »

As Rome digs its first new metro route in decades, an archaeologist safeguards the city’s buried treasures

The world underneath Rome’s cobblestones has a rhythm. Under a newly raised canopy of steel beams almost 30 feet listed below the hum of Vespas and buses, ­Rossella Rea,... Read more »

Four-legged whales once straddled land and sea

Whales belong in the ocean, right? That might hold true today, however cetaceans (whales, dolphins, cetaceans) really came down from 4 legged mammals that once survived on land. New... Read more »

What will it take for humans to trust self-driving cars?

On March 18, 2018, Elaine Herzberg, 49, was crossing a roadway in Tempe, Arizona, when a Volvo SUV taking a trip at 39 miles per hour hit and eliminated... Read more »

Facing down tennis-ball-size spiders at work

↑ Jenny Stynoski, research study teacher at the Instituto Clodomiro Picado at the University of Costa Rica I routinely endeavor into the Costa Rican jungle to study toxin frogs.... Read more »