Scary Science Facts That the Public Doesn’t Think About

There are invisible dangers all around us—ancient viruses locked away in glaciers waiting to be defrosted. Carcinogenic microplastics hidden in the dust under the carpet. Zombie proteins that cause cows to go mad. Yup, knowledge can be pretty scary. If you’d rather remain blissfully ignorant, we don’t blame you. But if you’re morbidly curious in …
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A Bunch of Scary Science Facts That the Public Doesn’t Think About

There are invisible dangers all around us—ancient viruses locked away in glaciers waiting to be defrosted. Carcinogenic microplastics hidden in the dust under the carpet. Zombie proteins that cause cows to go mad. Yup, knowledge can be pretty scary. If you’d rather remain blissfully ignorant, we don’t blame you. But if you’re morbidly curious in …
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Nobody is Inspired by the UN’s Climate Change PSA Featuring a CGI Dinosaur

Did you hear? A new United Nations PSA just dropped and it totally solved climate change. Yup, climate change is officially over thanks to this mind-blowing PSA. The video features a CGI raptor with the voice of Jack Black. He walks into the UN General Assembly and gives world leaders a piece of his mind …
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A Treasure Trove of Titillating Memes

Productivity and focus are overrated. They may be what allows us to get things done – or pay the bills – but they’re also exceedingly boring. All that working and thinking makes us tired, cranky, and generally miserable. Fortunately we have the perfect antidote to this mental malady: memes. Humor will always be there to …
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Bleak Climate Change Memes to Enjoy While the Planet is Preheating

As I write this article on a 97 degree day in New York City, I’m appalled that climate changeis even a discussion. We’ve been talking about global warming for almost as long as I’ve been alive (don’t worry about that number) and instead of taking action, there’s just been endless debates and fear-mongering. Both of which …
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New Yorkers Wade Through Literal Cesspools to Catch the Train

Leaving the house ten years ago: Keys. Wallet. Phone. Leaving the house in 2021: Keys. Wallet. Phone. Face mask. Hand sanitizer. Life vest. Canoe. Tetanus shot. As Hurricane Elsa puts NYC’s crumbling infrastructure to the test, New Yorkers are wading through toxic subterranean pools and flooded boroughs to get to point B. In a number …
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39 Dank Ecology Memes For Earth Day Scrolling

Happy Earth Day, internet friends! We’re gonna be real with you, it feels a little morbid to celebrate the Earth in the midst of ecological disaster and global pandemic—it would sort of be like singing happy birthday to someone while you throw garbage at them. That said, we all depend on this beautiful planet of …
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Watch: Podcaster Roasted For Thinking Wind Turbines Cool Down The Earth

Wind turbines are an amazing technology that rightfully deserve a ton of praise. Because wind turbines are considered renewable, they can provide power without the negative effects that come with other energy sources. But today, we’re praising wind turbines by inadvertently bringing us laughs. In this video, it’s revealed that 90’s Room host Fred Santana …
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17 Past Proclamations That Aged Like Milk

Everyone’s got 20/20 hindsight, but many are blind when it comes to predicting outcomes and sharing takes that stand the test of time. It’s not always fun to look into the past, especially when you’re the one with the embarrassingly wrong analysis immortalized forever on subs like r/agedlikemilk. For us passive observers on the other …
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People Fantasize About What Their Ideal 2021 Would Look Like

The end of 2020 is finally approaching after what felt like a whole decade of disaster and disappointment. Many are lamenting the failures of this year by looking ahead and fantasizing about what 2021 would look like if it was as good as 2020 was bad. u/ilikepintobeans posted this exact question to r/AskReddit and the …
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