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11 terrifying things that could be lurking in your tap water

Tens of millions of Americans are exposed to unsafe drinking water each year. The problem is most egregious in rural areas, but a few major cities face a widespread threat of contamination. Some of the most common contaminants found in tap water include lead, which can produce permanent brain damage […]
11 terrifying things that could be lurking in your tap water
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52 cool cars that have been discontinued over the last 30 years

Many cool, funky, and interesting cars, trucks, and SUVs have come and gone over the past three decades from marques like Honda, Toyota, Chevrolet, Ford, BMW, Mazda, Subaru, and Jeep. Entire brands such as Hummer, Pontiac, Saab, and Plymouth have disappeared. Business Insider put together a list of 52 cars […]
52 cool cars that have been discontinued over the last 30 years
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The worst storms on Earth are nothing compared to the weather on other planets

Earth has some pretty severe weather– hurricanes,earthquakes, and tsunamis can be devastating – but we’re better off living here than on other planets. Earth’s worst storms are nothing compared to the sulfuric acid rain on Venus, towering dust devils on Mars, or supersonic winds on Neptune. Watch the video above […]
The worst storms on Earth are nothing compared to the weather on other planets
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A NASA satellite revealed what a lunar eclipse looks like from Mercury

The longest total lunar eclipse of the century happened last week, on July 27. Although the event looked stunning from many parts of Earth, a 2014 video from NASA’s Messenger satellite reveals what the event would have looked like from Mercury. On the night of July 27 and the early […]
A NASA satellite revealed what a lunar eclipse looks like from Mercury
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People blame Mercury retrograde for everything from delayed planes to relationship troubles — but scientists say it’s totally bogus

Mercury is in retrograde for the fourth time this year. That means from Earth, Mercury appears to be moving backwards – even though it isn’t really. The astrology community says Mercury retrograde can affect your relationships, communication, and travel plans. But astronomy experts disagree, and say this event isn’t a […]
People blame Mercury retrograde for everything from delayed planes to relationship troubles  —  but scientists say it’s totally bogus