In a beautiful example of a closed but functional ecosystem, David Latimer has grown a garden sealed inside of a giant glass bottle that he has only opened
NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope has spotted an eruption of dust around a young star, possibly the result of a smashup between large asteroids. This type of collision can eventually lead to the formation of planets.
Awe inspiring collection of death defying photos.
Like many of the myths that will follow, this idea was mostly created by Hollywood. Oftentimes, moviemakers aren’t really that concerned with the facts.
Figuring out how to survive on a lean-season diet of hard-to-reach ants, slugs and other bugs may have spurred the development of bigger brains and higher-level cognitive functions in the ancestors of humans and other primates, suggests research from Washington University in St. Louis.
Driving tricks guaranteed to astound even the most hard-to-impress passengers and onlookers.
Neuroscientists in America have found a way to stimulate memory with electrical current using magnetic pulses, with enormous potential to treat memory disorders resulting from stroke, Alzheimer's and brain injury.
Fancy understanding how small we are in the scale of things? Watch this video to understand.
Kuala Lampur, Malaysia-based artist Lim Heng Swee loves to doodle. With a bright attitude towards life, he creates adorable illustrations that are playfully paired with funny phrases and word puns.
Syrian commanders say the security and quality of life is improving as their guerrilla forces expand rapidly, propelled by thousands of young volunteers. Recruitment is boosted by the deployment of women soldiers on the front line, often in all-female units.
Some of these have been asked and never answered for ever. Why, why, why? Always the toughest question.
One videographers vision of Japan. During a month long visit, videographer David Parkinson shot this awesome video of his travels through the countryside, and the cities Kyoto, Nara and Nagano.
Brilliant short cartoon.
Spanish artist Antonio Mora creates portraits of women and men in double exposure combined natural elements: waves, mountainous landscapes or animals and plants are juxtaposed with the faces of the models. Some of his sensual and elegant portraits are here.. Buy his art here
North West 200 2014 in the rain.
New research shows that spiders grow larger and carry more eggs when they live in more urbanised areas.
Eric Lafforgue has ventured into North Korea six times. Using digital memory cards he smuggled out images of the communist nation he was forbidden to take.
Since 2006, NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO) has been orbiting Mars, currently circling approximately 300 km (187 mi) above the Martian surface. On board the MRO is HiRISE, the High Resolution Imaging Science Experiment camera, which has been photographing the planet for several years
Planet Earth is this solid thing you are standing on right now. In your everyday life you don't really waste a thought about how amazing this is. A giant, ancient, hot rock.
I'm pretty sure that every dad in the history of time has played the ole "got your nose!" gag on their impressionable young child.. but the kid's reaction is so funny.