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8 Major Misconceptions About Down’s Syndrome - From A Parent Who Had Them

We Share The Same Skies.
By Michael Hamflett
+ Technology

8 Technologies That We Should Never, Ever Build

Inventions that could doom us all.
By Stevie Shephard

10 Chemicals You Really SHOULD Be Scared Of

Forget the "scary" additives in your food, these are the chemicals that will REALLY mess you up.…
By Kat Day

11 Vaccine Myths That Just Refuse To Die: Debunked

Confused about vaccines? We pick apart the biggest myths surrounding vaccination.
By Rayne Constantine

8 Insane Things Celebrities Actually Believe Are Real Science

Who needs science when you've got fame?
By Stevie Shephard

8 Things Everyone Gets Wrong About 'Scary' Chemicals

You could go "chemical free", but you wouldn't survive for very long.
By Kat Day

7 Times 'Modern Alternative Mama' Was So Stupid She Was Dangerous

No Science, No Sense and No Scruples.
By Rayne Constantine

7 Things You Need To Know About SpaceX's Plan To Put A Million People On Mars

Elon Musk unveils his plans to establish a colony on Mars, but can he do it?
By Stevie Shephard

20 Amazing Science Tattoos That Will Make You Want To Get Inked

Ink that makes you think.
By Stevie Shephard

Alien Alert: SETI Is Investigating A Signal From Space That Might Be From Extraterrestrials

“Permanent monitoring of this target is needed.”
By Stevie Shephard

What Are Those Red Marks On Olympic Athletes' Backs?

Cupping: Stupid fad or performance enhancing?
By Stevie Shephard

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+ Film

Ghostbusters: 7 Scientific Facts To Make You Hate It Less

Who wants a proton pack?
By Stevie Shephard
+ Technology

10 Signs That We're Headed For The Robot Uprising

Are you ready to accept our new overlords with open arms?
By Stevie Shephard

8 Ways Companies Use Pseudoscience To Sell You Stuff

"This product doesn't actually do anything, but you don't know that"
By Stevie Shephard

SpaceX Want To Land On Mars In 2018 - Can They Do It?

Can a private company get to Mars in just two years?
By Stevie Shephard

Stephen Hawking Wants To Reach Alpha Centauri ... In Just 20 Years

Stephen Hawking announces $100 million plans to look for aliens in the next solar system.
By Stevie Shephard
+ Technology

Uber Wants To Use Self-Driving Cars

Would you get in a self-driving Uber?
By James Rutherford
+ Film

4 Times Disney Got The Science Right (And 4 Times It Didn't)

Little nuggets of good science in our favourite childhood films.
By Stevie Shephard
+ Technology

This Tiny Glass Disc Can Store 360TB Of Data For 13.8 Billion Years

Oh, and it stores them in FIVE dimensions.
By Stevie Shephard

"Extraordinary" New Therapy Offers Unprecedented Results In Treating Leukaemia

The new cancer treatment is being hailed as a revolution.
By Jack Smurthwaite