While astronauts have ventured to the Moon and more over the last few decades, they've yet to venture to other planets in our solar system, let alone into the vast emptiness between our solar system and those of other stars.
The human body is capable of many amazing things, but its power can often end in the fatality of thousands. Check out the top 10 deadliest diseases and learn about their causes, symptoms and ways to avoid them!
Species go away forever for a lot of different reasons: ice ages, catastrophic meteor collisions ... and, of course, there's the persistent threat of one particular predatory, parasitic, highly adaptable species: Homo sapiens (that would be you and me).
Creepy crawlies can make people squeamish, even when they're small enough to get squashed easily by a shoe or a rolled-up magazine. But if the fear factor multiplies as the bug's size increases, then the giant bugs on our list will surely leave entomophobes and arachnophobes shaking in their boots.
You may think your house is clean, but beneath that gleaming exterior and pine-tree scent lurks a lot of filth. Filth like bacteria, mold and mites. Here's a list that will make you think twice before you call it "home sweet home."
Science has spoiled us. Whether it's a new planet that seems a lot like Earth, wireless technology innovations or the cloning of extinct creatures, we have become accustomed to brilliant minds bringing us new wonders.
Check out our collection of some important, interesting or just plain amusing inventions that might not make the usual top 10 lists. While these gadgets/apparatuses/objects might not all affect your daily life, we think you'll agree that they merit a second look.