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MJO explained with cloud movement

The unseen forces behind extreme weather events

Meet the mighty Madden-Julian Oscillation

By | Posted September 13, 2017

What is coral bleaching and why does it happen?

What is coral bleaching and why does it happen?

The science behind the phenomenon devastating reefs worldwide

By | Posted March 20, 2017

If civilization ends, how do I make a deluxe wattle and daub hut?

If civilization ends, how do I make a deluxe wattle and daub hut?

Asking for a friend

By | Posted January 4, 2017

Why some people can tolerate the world's hottest pepper

Why some people can tolerate the world’s hottest pepper

Genetic and socio-cultural factors chip in to protect us from the burn — well some of us

By | Posted December 19, 2016

What’s inside my pumpkin spice latte?

What’s inside my pumpkin spice latte?

Despite the name, the flavoring often has little in common with actual pumpkins.

By | Posted December 9, 2016

Why do allergies make our eyes swell?

Why do allergies make our eyes swell?

(Since “why, God, why!” is rhetorical)

By | Posted May 30, 2016

How does your GPS know where you are?

How does your GPS know where you are?

Satellites and math help determine your location

By | Posted May 2, 2016

Why does whiskey feel like it burns?

Why does whiskey feel like it burns?

The science behind alcohol’s heat

By | Posted April 27, 2016

How does ecological succession work?

How does ecological succession work?

Juniper trees can change an entire landscape

By | Posted April 25, 2016

How do Bluetooth devices work?

How do Bluetooth devices work?

The science behind the hands free magic

By | Posted April 18, 2016

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