Science Saturday


HYbrid cars not only save gas–they’re safer too. Suck on that, SUVs.

So this can potentially help you learn more effectively. But can it help me write better poems?

Watch Popular Science blow up a turkey with a deep fryer. In slow-motion.

Seems that the Permian extinction only took a couple hundred thousand years instead of the much longer period originally thought.

The sad story of the English bulldog.

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 →