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Fastest circumnavigation

Oct 22, 2017 / 12:01 am

How fast could you circumnavigate the world using only commercial flights?

DNA for storing data

Oct 21, 2017 / 12:01 am

In the event of a nuclear fallout, every piece of digital and written information could all be lost. Luckily, there is a way that all of human history could be...

How do sinkholes form?

Oct 20, 2017 / 12:01 am

What are sinkholes, and how do these mysterious things form?

Illegal Eiffel photos

Oct 19, 2017 / 12:01 am

So, it turns out that taking pictures of the Eiffel Tower at night are illegal, although it's loosely enforced. No word on what kind of punishment you'd...

Cleaning the Pacific

Oct 17, 2017 / 12:01 am

When others said the problem of ocean clean-up was too unfathomably large to solve, Boyan Slat knew that he had to investigate.

One gram of antimatter

Oct 16, 2017 / 12:01 am

What is the most valuable material in the entire world? Watch to find out what and why, but spoiler alert! It's antimatter. Antimatter is really really...