The Rain Bomb

How a “microburst” fell from the sky in Australia.

Feb. 27 2015 12:50 PMSomething Gold, Something BlueHow light affects the colors you see.
Feb. 21 2015 7:45 AMHow to Accept an Oscar ProperlyEleven easy steps.
Feb. 19 2015 12:38 PMYes, It’s 20 Degrees, and I’m Ordering an Iced Coffee.A parody.
Feb. 19 2015 8:00 AMTop of the WorldWatch the first-ever BASE jump from Mount Kilimanjaro.
Feb. 18 2015 8:15 AMThe Mars PlumeWhat caused the mysterious formation 150 mile above the Martian surface?
Feb. 13 2015 4:05 PMCliffhanger What it looks like to climb Niagara Falls when it’s frozen. 
Feb. 12 2015 6:01 PMFound FootageReels of the SS Eastland disaster emerge 100 years later.
Feb. 11 2015 1:57 PMAll in the LacesThree ways to fix common problems with running shoes.
Feb. 10 2015 1:51 PMRugby Is ComingWatch BBC Sport’s Game of Thrones-inspired Six Nations intro.
Feb. 6 2015 12:53 PMConrad Hilton’s Quick and Dirty Guide to PeasantsA scion’s out-of-favor insult.
Feb. 5 2015 12:19 PMTo EuropaWhy a NASA mission to Jupiter’s famous icy moon is now a priority.
Jan. 27 2015 6:47 PMTwin VisitorsAs it passed Earth, Asteroid 2004 BL86 revealed it didn’t come alone.
Jan. 24 2015 1:48 PMWhat Really Happens at #Davos?Imagined scenes from the favored convention of the rich and connected.
Jan. 23 2015 1:59 PMCan You Really Make Yourself Fall in Love With a Stranger?Acting out a famous psychological experiment designed to “create closeness.”
Jan. 22 2015 1:10 PMThe Shark-Tooth SawWhat a nightmarish invention can teach us about sharks’ jaws.
Feb. 22 2015 4:00 PMIn MemoriamA tribute to the movie characters we lost in 2014.
Feb. 20 2015 3:27 PMI Made a Timelapse of Myself Sleeping All NightIt was surprisingly disturbing for me.  
Feb. 19 2015 9:15 AMWashington’s New LowWhy is D.C.'s iconic monument shorter now than it was in 1884?
Feb. 18 2015 3:35 PMFireworks by DroneA view just as cool as it sounds.
Feb. 13 2015 5:24 PMThe Toy KidHow a 9-year-old earns $1 million a year to open toys.
Feb. 13 2015 3:08 PMBreaking Up Is FantasticEspecially with the help of these prime breakup scenes from movies.
Feb. 12 2015 2:35 PMDon’t Laugh at LemmingsSome fearsome species are more likely to push you over a cliff than jump off one.
Feb. 10 2015 2:21 PMThe Galaxy Note 4 Versus the iPhone 6Nine things Samsung does better.
Feb. 7 2015 12:48 PMDo Adults Need to Get the Measles Vaccine?A doctor’s advice.
Feb. 6 2015 9:38 AMSaul’s AncestorsA video taxonomy of amoral attorneys on screen.  
Jan. 30 2015 2:47 PMWhat's So Great About 4K?Explaining the hype behind ultra-HD TVs.
Jan. 26 2015 4:09 PMWhat Makes Men Attractive on the Dance Floor?A semi-scientific breakdown.  
Jan. 23 2015 4:17 PMThe Mysterious Storms on UranusWhy was 2014 the planet's most turbulent year on record?
Jan. 22 2015 5:25 PMCricketing Toughness Personified By a seagull. 
Jan. 20 2015 4:27 PMThis Is How You Introduce a Starting Lineup on MLK DayWith a full choir.