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Neil deGrasse Tyson Gets Animated For Disney's 'Future-Worm!' Series

Andrew LaSane

The astrophysicist plays himself in a show about a boy, a worm, and a lunchbox time machine.

10 Reasons to Exercise That Go Beyond Weight Loss

Kat Rosenfield

Being active has countless benefits that can't be measured by a scale.

An Intense Heat Wave Will Blanket Much of the U.S. This Week

Dennis Mersereau

It's being called a "heat dome."

'Making a Murderer' Will Get a Second Season at Netflix

Jennifer M Wood

Netflix is reopening Steven Avery's case.

Watch Rapidly Cooled Glass Explode in Super Slow Motion

Andrew LaSane

The Slow Mo Guys demonstrate the science of thermal shock by—how else?—destroying measuring cups.

Watch Michael J. Fox and Coldplay Go 'Back to the Future'

Kirstin Fawcett

"Earth angel, earth angel/Will you be mine?"

'He-Man and the Masters of the Universe' Is Back

Andrew LaSane

By the power of Greyskull, the show's first new episode in nearly 15 years will premiere at San Diego Comic-Con.

11 Ways to Master Your Charcoal Grill

Garrett Williams

In some regards, grilling is the easiest cooking method imaginable: food plus fire equals savory charred morsels. But a perfect picnic requires more than just knowing how to flip the burgers.

Tuesday's Amazon Deals You Have to See

Smart Shopping Team

As a recurring feature, our team combs the Web and shares some amazing Amazon deals we’ve turned up. Here’s what caught our eye today, July 19.

Insulated Tents Could Protect the Homeless From the Elements

Shaunacy Ferro

A Singapore-based charity is creating an easy-to-assemble tent to protect people on the streets from extreme heat and cold.

This Bartending App Will Help You Mix Drinks Like a Pro

Shaunacy Ferro

The Liquor Cabinet is your handheld guide to the basics of bartending.

Gender-Equal Emojis Are Here

Kirstin Fawcett

In addition to brides and princesses, we now have women doctors, scientists, teachers, and farmers.

Saving Gorgeous Butterflies, One Egg at a Time

Kate Horowitz

Biologist Tim Wong is singlehandedly conserving San Francisco’s pipevine swallowtails…in his free time.

15 Addictive Facts About ‘Trainspotting’

Kristin Hunt

Twenty years ago, a young Scottish actor named Ewan McGregor careened onto the screen and dared viewers to “Choose life. Choose a job. Choose a career. Choose a family.

Is There An Ancient Celtic Queen Buried at Platform 9 3/4?

Stacy Conradt

If Harry Potter had decided to do a little digging while he was waiting for the Hogwarts Express to show up, he might have found more than mandrakes.