Science

  • Scientists think they finally understand why black holes are so damn scary 1
    News

    NASA just spotted something burst out of a black hole for the first time ever

    Freaky but fascinating

    Posted by
    Harvey Day
    Published
  • Ghosts or psychology? How Ouija boards really work
    News

    Ghosts or psychology? How Ouija boards really work

    Spoooooooooky!! Or nooooooooooooot!!!

    Posted by
    Shortlist Team
    Published
  • Can smartphone apps really help prevent self-harm?
    News

    Fireballs and exploding oceans: What happens if it keeps getting hotter?

    A stomach-churning exploration of what will occur if we don't stop our planet's temperature from rising

    Posted by
    Tristan Cross
    Published
  • This is the scientific reason why we find horror films scary
    Films

    This is the scientific reason why we find horror films scary

    And why are we so obsessed with frightening movies?

    Posted by
    Harvey Day
    Published
  • The science behind why you can't decide what to watch on Netflix
    News

    The scientific reason you can never decide what to watch on Netflix

    Indecisive? You're not the only one

    Posted by
    Tom Victor
    Published
  • Sorry dog owners, your pooch is more stupid than you think 2
    News

    Sorry dog owners, your pooch is more stupid than you think

    Silly dogs! REALLY silly dogs!

    Posted by
    Shortlist Team
    Published
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    News

    Turns out drinking coffee in the morning isn't so great after all

    There's actual science behind your bad coffee habit

    Posted by
    Tom Victor
    Published
  • The future of drugs: tiny robotic caterpillars 1
    Tech

    One day this creepy robot caterpillar doctor will swim through your veins to keep you alive

    Incredible work coming out of Hong Kong and into your bloodstream

    Posted by
    Shortlist Team
    Published
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    News

    Study claims there are just 4 major human personality types

    Which one are you?

    Posted by
    Tom Victor
    Published
  • The last thing you’d ever want to happen in space, just happened on the International Space Station
    News

    The last thing you’d ever want to happen in space, just happened on the International Space Station

    Here’s two words you’d rather not hear in space: “a” and “leak”

    Posted by
    Gary Ogden
    Published