Advanced Life Is Older Than We Thought, And That’s Terrifying

March 30, 2017 - 1:33 am in Science

Your thoughts, may at times wonder to considering how long life has been around. On earth, there’s compelling evidence to say that very basic life started 3.8 billion years ago. When I say […] The post Advanced Life Is Older Than We Thought, And That’s…

NASA’s Discovery of Seven New Earth-like Planets is Exciting and Terrifying

March 29, 2017 - 1:32 am in Science

NASA has announced the discovery of seven Earth-sized exoplanets orbiting a single star — three of which lie in the system’s habitable zone. That…

Scientists Use Lasers to Turn Mice into Zombies

March 28, 2017 - 1:30 am in Science

One of the weirdest concepts if you take a step back and think about it, is that all life, and all mammals, in particular, are really just squishy electrochemical…

Are My Smarthome Devices Secure?

December 24, 2016 - 8:31 pm in What's hot

People often worry about keeping their computers, smartphones, and tablets secure from hackers and malware. But what about your smarthome devices? They can be just as susceptible as any other device on your network, even if it doesn’t seem like it.  …

Eating Cheese Could Help You Live Longer

December 24, 2016 - 8:26 pm in Science

If, like me, you’re planning on making some sort of cheesy concoction for dinner tonight, know this: You’re actually not doing your body a disservice. In fact, you might be extending your lifespan by […] The post Eating Cheese Could Help You Live Longer…

NASA Made an EmDrive, and It Works, But We Still Don’t Know Why

December 23, 2016 - 8:23 pm in Science

  There’s a new engine that might just might, be able to propel humanity to the stars. It’s called the EmDrive. You might have heard about it not too long ago when some physicists […] The post NASA Made an EmDrive, and It Works, But We Still Don’t…

Climate Change is Coming for Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer

December 22, 2016 - 8:14 pm in Science

Christmas is just around the corner, but global climate change might be putting one the holiday’s most famous mascots in jeopardy. Reindeer, the giant, husky beasts that are fabled pull St. Nicholas’ flying […] The post Climate Change is Coming for Rudolph…

Cat Tongues Are Freaking Weird, Man

December 20, 2016 - 8:06 pm in Science

If you have a cat, or if you’ve ever even seen a cat, you probably know that their tongues are a little… well… weird. They have thousands of tiny spines that cats can […] The post Cat Tongues Are Freaking Weird, Man appeared first on Geek.com. Source:…

Bacteria Eats Poop, Generates Power

December 19, 2016 - 8:01 pm in Science

Researchers at Ghent University (that’s in Belgium) might have discovered an awesome method for making extra power. And it works because humans poop. A lot. And they’ve trained bacteria to eat that poop […] The post Bacteria Eats Poop, Generates Power…

Scientists Find First Ever Fossilized Dinosaur Brain

December 19, 2016 - 4:24 pm in Science

The overwhelming majority of dinosaur fossils are the remains of bones — it’s very rare for soft tissue to survive long enough to mineralize. It’s not impossible, though. In the past, paleontologists have […] Source: Science - Geek.com