Articles and researches

February 7, 2020

World’s largest honey bee makes rare hallucinogenic honey | MNN

High in the Himalayas, large bees are busy making unusual honey. In fact, these are the largest honeybees on Earth — called Himalayan giant honeybees — […]
February 7, 2020

This stellar fight caused a beautiful cosmic rainbow | MNN

A few hundred years ago, two stars were involved in a winner-take-all confrontation. One star grew so big that it engulfed the other, resulting in a […]
February 7, 2020

Light pollution, habitat loss and pesticides push fireflies toward extinction

There are more than 2,000 species of fireflies, and scientists are sounding the alarm that some of these species are on the brink of extinction. Research […]
February 7, 2020

Sustainable agriculture cleans up rivers in Cuba

New scientific findings reveal that Cuba’s rivers are in better health than the Mississippi River. The research was a joint effort between Cuba and the United […]
February 7, 2020

What does the sun really sound like? | MNN

We like to think of our sun as a constant friend. Sure, it blazes to the tune of around 27 million degrees Fahrenheit but somehow, it […]
February 7, 2020

Plants to give your loved one this Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is a time to shower your loved ones with thoughtful gifts to let them know how much they mean to you. While jewelry, chocolate […]
February 7, 2020

9 things you didn’t know about astronaut Christina Koch | MNN

NASA astronaut Christina Hammock Koch returned to Earth after setting a record for the longest single spaceflight in history by a woman. During her 328 days […]
February 7, 2020

This one cave salamander stayed completely still for 7 years, but it wasn’t dead | MNN

When you’re blind and live in a cave, there’s a lot of time to sit and think. Maybe that’s what this one cave salamander was up […]