Science Saturday


Sorry to do this to you with the first link. Bug’s penis makes loudest animal sound. That’s the headline. I’m not making it up.

Red wine could help counteract the negative effects of space travel.

Scientific American explores what’s in a hot dog. Strangely, they left lips and assholes off the list of ingredients.

Not only can crows hold grudges, they can pass that information along to other crows. Don’t mess with them.

Nano-sized solar panels would be awesome.

Brian Spears is Senior Poetry Editor of The Rumpus and the author of A Witness in Exile (Louisiana Literature Press, 2011). His poem “Upon Reading That Andromeda Will One Day Devour Triangulum and Come For Us Next” was featured in Season 9 of Motion Poems. More from this author →