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London Buses Are Now Powered By Coffee
Offbeat  (tags: environment, interesting, news, culture, science, good news, technology, London, protection, society, off-beat, pictures )

- 118 days ago -
It takes 2.55 million cups of coffee to create enough biofuel to run a bus for one year, according to bio-bean.
The Science Of Curiosity...An Article About Becoming The Change 9/25/2017
Offbeat  (tags: Mario Livio, astrophysicist, Curiosity, Science, Book, society, unusual )

- 176 days ago -
Curiosity is a fundamental human trait. Everyone is curious. Site contains interview with Mario Livio, Astrophysicist and Author. We would not be sitting in front of computers if curiosity was not a trait of humans.
Space Tails: 'CatStronauts' Meow Boldly Through the Cosmos
Offbeat  (tags: bizarre, books, cats, children, funny, goodnews, humor, interesting, NASA, off-beat, pictures, science, unusual )

- 336 days ago -
A new breed of fictional space travelers is blasting off into the cosmos. They're furry, fun and fantastically hilarious âEUR" meet the CatStronauts! The new graphic novel series "CatStronauts" combines some of the world's favorite pets with real space
Offbeat  (tags: research, investigation, science, bizarre, unusual, Pseudoscience )

- 351 days ago -
...a story based on the "LEGEND."
Why The Man With A Bionic Penis Has To Endure A Two Week Erection, For Science!
Offbeat  (tags: Bionic Penis, Penile Implant, Erection, Science )

- 388 days ago -
A bionic penis may sound like a dream, but Andrew Wardle plans on hiding in his apartment for the next two weeks to avoid embarrassing situations with his medically necessary two-week erection.
9 Of Your Questions About Cats, Answered With Science
Offbeat  (tags: cats' behavior, science, interesting info, pics )

- 743 days ago -
BuzzFeed Science asked readers and colleagues what feline behaviour theyâEUR(TM)d like explained, and set about answering their questions. We spoke to John Bradshaw, noted cat scientist and author of Cat Sense (Allen Lane, 2014) âEUR" this is what he told us
France Drug Test: Man Left Brain-Dead After Clinical Trial Dies
Offbeat  (tags: culture, dishonesty, education, ethics, media, news, politics, rights, safety, sadness, AlternativeMed, AlternativeMed, death, drugs, ethics, health, healthcare, humans, illness, medicine, news, research, risks, safety, science, society, treatment, study )

- 793 days ago -
A shocking case of misinformation, to frighten people off using cannabis as a pain killer,in my opinion -&- why no public retraction? . The drug that was being trialled is not known, despite reports it was a new cannabinoid-based painkiller.- read on ..
Coywolf: New Dog-Coyote-Wolf Hybrid Already Numbers in the Millions
Offbeat  (tags: Tags Animals, Science )

- 870 days ago -
Scientists are marveling at a keenly evolved canine, not only because of its physical qualities, but for the rapid expansion of the population as well.
Vultures Genes Help It Thrive on Rotting Flesh
Offbeat  (tags: vultures, carrion, genes, science, wildlife )

- 880 days ago -
A diet of putrid rotting flesh may not be your cup of tea, but to the cinereous vulture, found across southern Europe and Asia, it is positively delightful.
EBay Hosts Moth-Naming Auction
Offbeat  (tags: Entomology, moths, New Species, science )

- 882 days ago -
An entomologist who discovered a species of moth is auctioning the right to give it an official name, on eBay. Eric H Metzler found the moth in New Mexico eight years ago, but it has only recently been acknowledged as a new species

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