Miss Your Old Pet? This App Can Help You Find A Lookalike

PetMatch uses machine vision algorithms to match uploaded photos to those of pets who are available for adoption from shelters and rescue groups.

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Could The Moon Become Humanity's Storage Locker?

Several organizations are hoping to put valuable artifacts -- such as a handwritten Jewish scroll -- on privately-launched missions to the moon, where they will be preserved in case something bad happens on Earth.

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Don't Touch That Seat-Back Pocket In Front Of You

Despite previous research and anecdotes about the germiness of airplane bathrooms, scientists found that some dangerous pathogens lived for days on seat-back pockets and armrests.

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After The Test-Tube Hamburger...Artificial Meat Farms?

In a new paper, two Dutch researchers suggest that locally-sourced meat could come from "village-scale" culturing of livestock stem cells in a biotech reactor.

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