Why a Shrink Ray Would Also Be a Death Ray

Think about every piece of media that involves humans shrinking down to a fraction of their size: Honey, I Shrunk the Kids... Ant-Man... Fantastic Voyage... that Magic School Bus episode based on Fantastic Voyage. Now realise all those characters should be stone dead. The laws of physics don’t care about whimsy or suspension of disbelief. Read More >>

What Happens When a Boeing 777 Tries to Land in a Major Crosswind

There's a pretty harrowing video making its way around the internet today showing a Boeing 777 as it makes an attempt (and proceeds to fail miserably) at landing. But it's no crash—thanks to an insane crosswind, it literally cannot land. Read More >>