I think we all know that person who drinks 15 Diet Cokes a day. Maybe you are that person. No judgement here. You’ve probably also heard that it’ll give you cancer or make you fat. Maybe you saw the Food Babe rail against the horrors of diet soda. Maybe you…

2017 has taken another genius from us, and this one hit me pretty hard. Dr. Maryam Mirzakhai died this week from breast cancer at only 40 years old.

Dr. Maryam Mirzakhai made the news a few years ago when she became the first woman to win the Fields Medal, which…

Comic from Zach Weinersmith at SMBC

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Here’s a confession: I have anxiety. It’s usually under pretty good control, but in times of high stress in my life, it comes out as eschatological anxiety. Basically, it feels like the world is going to end. It’s a great time. Fortunately…

In Utah, 98% of our energy comes from fossil fuels and 36% of that from coal. But where does this odd rock come from?

Imagine the Earth in the time of the dinosaurs, hundreds of millions of years ago. It was warmer, and weird plants and animals ruled. …

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