29/03/2020

Nature’s best toilet paper substitutes

Slippery elm leaves, Osage orange, and the large, soft leaves of the mullein plant can work as toilet paper substitutes. (Alamy Stock Photo/Dave Hurteau/) This story originally featured on Field […]
29/03/2020

Dogs and scientists team up to save burnt, starving koalas

Romane Cristescu with a koala that survived the bushfires, but died afterwards. (Detection Dogs for Conservation/) Romane H. Cristescu is a Postdoc Research Fellow in Ecology, University of the Sunshine […]
29/03/2020

Trivia games that (might) count as home schooling

Games for your brains. (Sean Benesh via Unsplash/) According to Merriam Webster, trivia is supposed to involve obscure facts. Yet in many trivia games, questions rely on pop culture references […]
29/03/2020

Foldable electric scooters for commuters and city dwellers

Scoot it. (Depositphotos/) A few years ago, the Segway was supposed to revolutionize personal transport. It was going to replace the bike and become ubiquitous in urban centers and suburbs […]
29/03/2020

American Airlines hasn’t flown cargo-only flights since 1984. That just changed.

An American Airlines 777-300 used for cargo-online flights. (American Airlines/) The belly of a big Boeing 777 American Airlines aircraft offers plenty of space for cargo. In fact, the deck […]
29/03/2020

Four tents so good, you’d start calling them your second home

Camp comfortably. (Adrian via Unsplash/) Sometimes you just need to sleep under the stars. Imagine finding the perfect spot to watch the sunset but missing it because you struggled to […]
29/03/2020

The US is officially COVID-19′s epicenter

New York has been almost completely shut down to prevent the spread of COVID-19. (Pexels/) Follow all of PopSci’s COVID-19 coverage here, including travel advice, pregnancy concerns, and the latest […]
29/03/2020

Four essentials you can donate to help healthcare workers fighting COVID-19

You, yes, you can help doctors, nurses, and other healthcare workers battling COVID-19. (National Cancer Institute/Unsplash/) Being in social isolation gives us folks at home a lot of time to […]
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