The Breakthrough Prize Foundation, funded by Silicon Valley giants like Mark Zuckerberg and Sergey Brin, last night announced the recipients of its $22 million prize pot at its third annual awards ceremony. Here’s the amazing research that just got a shot in the arm.
Ever wonder how your dog's sense of smell is so sensitive that he knows you're coming from a mile away, but he still loves to roll around in rotting dead carcasses?
It's Alive! is the story of how things got alive on earth, written for children, comic style. But most adults could probably stand to read it - and would enjoy it - just as much as any kid.