The beauty of big engineering as you’ve never seen it before
‘I was fed up with the air in crisp bags – so I measured it’
The geniuses who invented prosthetic limbs
Why does it feel like I’m falling as I go to sleep?
The difference between orange and white astronaut suits
The man who turns fizzy drinks into big lollipops
The Ultrascope: a 3D printable, £200 telescope
The secret sounds in movies and TV
What you may not know about sleep
The mesmerising performers who create sound effects
Receipts aren’t cancerous despite the claims
Enjoying school is in your genes
Why being able to unboil eggs is more important than it sounds
Why do brunettes find it harder to quit?
Chimpanzees dress to impress
We should all eat like the citizens of Chad
Could a beer a day keep the doctor away?
Can anything break light speed?
Listening to bass has strange effects on our egos
The world’s dustiest place keeps the Amazon alive
Are tanning salons worse for you than smoking?
Scientists hope whiter clouds will save the environment
Is there any truth to winter babies being more athletic?
Can Twitter be used to predict heart disease?
Do rats care for each other?
Why napping on the job is good
One reason to stop using your phone before bed
Does your head explode at night?
What would happen if the moon was missing?
How sunflowers were used to clean up Fukushima
The similarity between stockbrokers and psychopaths
The power pose that instills confidence
When normal people have super strength
This is the real reason night vision goggles are green
How much power is there in a teacup of gasoline?
Are we cutting down more trees than ever?
The mind-altering effects of listening to sad songs
Choose plastic bags over paper
Mice with ‘human brain genes’ have better memories
A four second silence leads to feelings of rejection
Sharks do get cancer and other diseases
Frustrated flies resort to alcohol
Coffee reduces risk of death by 20% (if you look at a very specific group)
Sweden buys waste to heat homes
Atmospheric ice causes sun halos
Red hair doesn’t explain differences in pain
Lobsters continue to grow, but this isn’t immortality
All blue-eyed people can be traced to one common ancestor
Bacon affects the brain like cocaine
Babies prefer attractive faces
Long-haul flights expose you to twice the radiation of an X-ray
The Hill Farmer
The expanding Zooniverse
Myth-trusters: why do we believe @uberfacts?
The Hidden Art of Sound Design
The Camera Sometimes Lies