The Real-Life Legend of the White Leviathan

The Real-Life Legend of the White Leviathan

Image: plpalencia The boat rose and fell on the billowing surface of the high seas, in heady pursuit of the white leviathan that was to prove its undoing. Ahead, the ferocio

What Lies at the Center of the Milky Way?

What Lies at the Center of the Milky Way?

The Galactic Center we cannot ‘see’ with our eyes has been made visible as never before. Here’s what lies at the center of the Milky Way.

Are These 8 Green Credit Cards the Best in the World?

Are These 8 Green Credit Cards the Best in the World?

With all the concern about ongoing climate change and the need to conserve our environment, it seems like even financial institutions are becoming more responsive towards the green aspirations of their customers, but are their efforts genui

7 Most Extreme Laboratories on Earth

7 Most Extreme Laboratories on Earth

In order to study certain scientific phenomena, scientists sometimes need to either create or travel to extreme environments. Here are seven of the incredible extreme places where important research happens.

The Girl Who Broke Into a Russian Rocket Engine Testing Facility

The Girl Who Broke Into a Russian Rocket Engine Testing Facility

Exploring an abandoned military installation is one thing, but this explorer and her friends went one step further – infiltrating a working rocket engine testing plant near Moscow.