Thalassophobia is different than aquaphobia, which is simply a fear of water. Those who suffer from thalassophobia fear large bodies of water that are dark and deep, where what lays beneath is unknown.
Fried food connoisseur and culinary chef Jonathan Marcus found a way to make deep fried water but admits that it’s “the blandest deep-fried thing” he’s ever tasted.
The number of elephants in the wild has dropped by a third in the last decade. Despite recent reductions in poaching there are still estimated to be 20,000 elephants killed each year. Could a new strain of elephant-mammoth hybrid help save the species?
The days of Spidertman could be numbered as a team of scientists have invented toughened web silk as strong as kevlar and capable of holding a human.
MIT boffins have decreed that second born boys are 20-40% more likely to cause trouble in school, and end up in jail than first born sons.
Lab mice have been cured of diabetes by two researchers from UT San Antonio. … Read more
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Tree Man, Abul Bajandar, has new hope in finally beating the disease as he holds his 3 year old daughter for the first time.
Dave the worm is a record breaking ex-earthworm. Dave was sacrificed in the name of science by staff at the British Natural History Museum in 2016.