Topics and developments in science and medicine, presented by Futurism.

Flora Mayera month ago
Will Humans Ever Be Able to Outrun a Car?
Will humans ever be able to outrun a car? Answering this question will definitely require more physics than logic. One needs to understand how velocity changes with time (acceleration), as well as how...
Wonk! Magazine2 months ago
Should You Trust Your Senses?
There’s a famous saying that "seeing is believing," as people will often not believe something until they have seen or experienced it for themselves. It’s almost like when someone says to you, "Don’t ...
Pouria Nazemi4 months ago
The Far Side of the Moon
For people who are interested in space exploration, 2019 is already becoming a historic year. Just a few hours after the new year, the New Horizons probe did a fly by near a far far object named, Ulti...
Danna Molina4 months ago
Recreation of the Rain Phenomenon
The planet Earth presents diverse types of ecosystems that are the result of the combination of the geographical conditions with the specific wildlife conditions for that habitat, this means that each...
Danna Molina4 months ago
Iria Vasquez-Paez5 months ago
How to Deal with Rising Sea Levels
Rising sea levels will happen within the next 20 years regardless of whether you believe in climate change or not. A solution to this problem is to build fleets of submarines and tankers designed to h...
Lilith Desdemona5 months ago
Bacteria That Glow
WatchMojo 5 months ago
Top 10 Amazing Scientific Discoveries Made Recently
What a fascinating time to be alive! Welcome to, and today we're counting down our picks for the "Top 10 Amazing Scientific Discoveries Made Recently." For this list, we’re looking at th...
Rishi Das6 months ago
The Physics Behind Newton's Cradle
This is an object you've probably seen before, maybe as a desk toy or at an institute—whatever, the point is you've seen it. Five metal spheres in a straight line that hang from thin metal wires, it i...
Lilith Desdemona6 months ago
Hox Genes and the Evolution of Snake-Body Form
Abstract: Regulation of the vertebrate axial skeleton and the driving force behind the evolution of new body forms are due to Hox genes. Many hypotheses over the years have risen using Hox genes to ex...
Jacob Marshall6 months ago
3 Quick and Fun Quantum Physics Principles
Physics is a vast and often very perplexing subject for even the greatest of minds; for instance, Richard Feynman is quoted in saying, 'If you think you understand quantum mechanics, you don't underst...
Blake O'Connor6 months ago
What Other Countries Are Doing About Climate Change
When Donald Trump absconded from the Paris Climate Accord about one year ago, it set the media ablaze. Attacks from the left and praise from the right, the story eventually fizzled out sight due to ot...
Madison Hoag7 months ago
How Will the Universe End?
On March 14, 2016 one of the smartest men alive passed away. During his life, he contributed to many theories in the science field and even discovered a few of his own. He was diagnosed with ASL at th...
Shae Nicole7 months ago
Physics of a Tornado
Tornadoes are considered intensely hazardous weather phenomenons and are widely studied in the United States today! A tornado is a rapid rotating column of air that sometimes touches the ground and in...
Linda Paul7 months ago
The Autumn Equinox
The equinoxes are the solstices are harbingers of the changing of the seasons. Twice a year the earth tilts to a right angle to the sun and the sun is directly over the equator. Basically this configu...