SPAM: Now with three kinds of pig!

The ingredients label for a can of Hormel's SPAM with bacon — that non-perishable staple of survival kits the world over — lists "pork," "ham" and "bacon." Separately. In that order. » 5/11/12 3:40pm 5/11/12 3:40pm

Could Pig be the next Memento-esque indie puzzle flick?

Looking for the next Memento, Seconds, or Primer? Word has it the next twisty brain teaser flick to get excited for is Pig, the winner of the Sci-Fi London film festival's Best Feature award. Watch the first trailer now. » 9/04/11 6:20pm 9/04/11 6:20pm

Pigs loved the mud too much to bother evolving sweat glands

Pigs are one of many animals that wallow in the mud, using the roll in filthy water to keep cool in the absence of sweat glands. And that particular arrangement might be just how ancient pigs liked it. » 5/01/11 8:30am 5/01/11 8:30am

Spray-on Skin Coming to a Drugstore Near You

When it comes to regneration, the salamander is nature's gold standard. Scientists have studied the animals for years trying to figure out how they regrow tails, legs, and even eyes, but despite a few baby steps, they've made little progress. Now a new raft of technologies promises to catapult human healing power… » 6/25/08 8:00am 6/25/08 8:00am