Have you ever wondered how Rudolph got his red nose? Well, Dutch scientists have finally explained the mystery. Turns out, the reindeer's shiny nose is the direct result of "hyperemia of the nasal mucosa." Way to take all the magic out of Christmas, science.
I'm not the smartest guy in the room, but I've always been fascinated by science and how things react. So when I saw this video of a professor at Plymouth University in England showing how volatile liquid nitrogen can get when it warms to room temperature, I had to watch.
Since the flight landing of NASA's latest project, Curiosity, on Mars there has been a lot of talk about who the guy with the mohawk is. Is he single? Will he marry you? These are all questions that Bobak Ferdowsi has been asked since Curiosity landed on Mars.
Totally awesome! I ♥ SCIENCE! Yes, I know, I'm a geek, but cool is cool! I mean, when else can you mix caustic chemicals together just for kicks? Well, except for those one pot traveling meth labs Evansville is becoming known for... Take a look at some real science...