Behind every great scientist are his two teenage daughters

This is one of many beautiful engravings made by Anna and Susanna Lister, the daughters of the renowned 17th century naturalist Martin Lister. These scientifically accurate illustrations created by two teenagers helped inspire Charles Darwin's work on natural selection. » 12/27/10 12:37pm 12/27/10 12:37pm

Assassin Bug Is Plotting Your Demise Right Now

If the one thing that's stopped you from having a fear of insects is the certainty that they're not smart enough to plan your demise, it may be a good idea to stop reading. Everyone else, meet the Assassin Bug. » 2/14/10 9:00am 2/14/10 9:00am