Just how bad is it for us to click our fingers?
See what happens when the IceCube neutrino detector in Antarctica catches its tiny target!
How is it possible for some creatures – including reptiles and fish – to get pregnant asexually?
Find out about the noble gas family and why it’s hard to get a reaction out of them
Are certain types of food capable of cheering us up chemically?
The biology of these little brown spots explained
Learn about the science of cymatics which enables us to observe the way sound waves move
What does this radioactive metal look like in its pure state?
Learn more about the consequences when cell replication goes awry…
Find out about the winter bug and how it evades our immune system
Find out all about the health benefits of this salty fruit now
Learn how ferrofluids morph into awesome shapes and patterns when exposed to a magnetic field
Find out why fire-walkers don’t burn their feet
Find out about these machines designed to generate power with superhot plasma
What theories are out there to explain the science of yawning?
Find out how a plastic bottle, water and a little bleach can make a cheap and long-lasting light bulb
How long does it take this pro tennis player to knock a ball over 100mph?
Come on, we all know bacon smells better than it tastes. But why?
Do beeswax candles melt slower or produce a better smell? Read on for the knowledge
Time to strap yourself in as Giles Sparrow is about to take you on a trip to the land of particle physics