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Device to talk to your dog

A new device is perfect for the overprotective pet owner. PetChatz is a device that allows pet owners to video chat with their pet when they are away. It has a recognizable ringtone that calls…

Third-largest iceberg broke off Antarctica

One of the largest icebergs ever recorded has broken free of Antarctica. A crack in an Antarctica’s Larsen C ice shelf is responsible for calving the colossal new iceberg, which is roughly…

Infinite chocolate optical illusion

A popular illusion online has started to make the rounds again on Facebook, and it has people scratching their hands. The trick involves taking one giant chocolate bar, cutting it into pieces,…

Scientists grow lamb fetus inside artificial womb

Researchers at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) have created an artificial womb. Inside of the womb, they placed a premature lamb fetus. They then kept the fetus in the womb for…

Neil deGrasse Tyson on universe misconceptions

Neil deGrasse Tyson explains some of the biggest misconceptions we have about the universe. Produced by Darren Weaver and Kamelia Angelova. Additional production by Kevin Reilly and Rob Ludacer….

The mysterious sound in the Mariana Trench

In 2014, scientists first heard a unique sound coming from the waters around the Mariana Trench. Experts weren’t sure what it was, but now a team of researchers led by Oregon State University…

What is a Supermoon?

The only supermoon of 2017 is rising on December 3. But what is a supermoon? And why do we only see one or two a year? Supermoons are a rare type of full moon. They appear up to 14% bigger…

Why Net Neutrality Matters

Net neutrality is likely going to be repealed by the FCC. Here’s why that could be a big problem for anyone who pays a cable or wireless carrier bill. Following is a transcript of the video….

We Just Tried Contacting Aliens On This Nearby “Super Earth”

Humanity’s first contact with aliens could be a breezy 24 years away. We sent a signal to an Earth-like planet that may host life – and we sent them a mixtape. The project, called “Sónar…

These 9 facts about space will blow your mind

Space is so unfathomably large and so unbelievably weird, that it can sometimes be difficult to convey basic facts. For example, you can fit all of our solar system’s planets in the space between…