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Tuesday, November 19, 2019 2:49 AM ET

Live Science - Weird

Great White Sharks in Australia Get a Concert from Kiss. But Will the Sharks Care? -- Mindy Weisberger -- In a career first, the rock band Kiss is performing for an audience of great white sharks.

18 hours ago

Navy Officers Say 'Unknown Individuals' Made Them Erase Evidence of 2004 UFO Encounter -- Yasemin Saplakoglu -- The signals were erratic and didn't seem to match those given off by known aircraft.

4 days ago

Thousands of Glorious 'Ice Eggs' Wash Up on Finnish Beach -- Nicoletta Lanese -- The "ice eggs" form due to a rare weather phenomenon.

10 days ago

How Rabies Inspired Folktales of Werewolves and Vampires -- Jessica Wang -- A look back at the folklore of rabies in humans reveals ties to beliefs in werewolves, vampires and other monsters.

20 days ago

The Black Knight Satellite: A Hodgepodge of Alien Conspiracy Theories -- David Crookes, -- All About Space magazine -- Some think it could be an extraterrestrial spacecraft - but is it?

2 days ago

Rock Star's Company Seeks UFOs, Finds Military Contract -- Mindy Weisberger -- A private company that researches UFOs has a new contract with the U.S. government.

22 days ago

How Long Will It Take to Find Proof of Alien Life? -- Meghan Bartels -- How long until we find evidence of life beyond Earth? If a panel of experts is on track with their estimates, it may be sooner than you think.

24 days ago

'Cursed' Primate Weirdos Have Extra Thumbs. Scientists Didn't Know About Them Until Now. -- Mindy Weisberger -- The discovery of a previously unknown mini-thumb makes weird aye-ayes even weirder.

28 days ago

Dead Elephant Found Lying on Top of a Squashed Crocodile. What Happened? -- Mindy Weisberger -- An elephant's seemingly final act after it was attacked by a crocodile was to collapse on top of the reptile, crushing the would-be predator.

1 month ago

Chernobyl's Control Room Is Now Open to Tourists for 5 Minutes -- Yasemin Saplakoglu -- Chernobyl tour companies have confirmed that the control room is open to the brave souls who wish to be closer to the scene of the disaster

1 month ago

Oobleck's Weird Properties Demystified -- Stephanie Pappas -- Scientists have made the first 3D model of cornstarch and water, a bizarre substance called oobleck.

1 month ago

Meat Grown in Space for the First Time Ever -- Chelsea Gohd -- This cultivated meat is "slaughter-free."

1 month ago

Elon Musk Doesn't Know Where the Aliens Are (So, Stop Asking) -- Chelsea Gohd -- At a recent event in Boca Chica, Texas, SpaceX CEO Elon Musk confirms that, to his knowledge, we haven't yet discovered aliens.

1 month ago

Falling Fireballs Crashed in Chile Last Week. They Weren't Meteorites, Experts Say. -- Nicoletta Lanese -- Chilean officials are investigating a curious collection of burning objects that fell onto parts of the country last week.

1 month ago

Could E.T. Have Bugged a Space Rock to Listen In on Earthlings? -- Stephanie Pappas -- Mysterious objects trapped in Earth's orbit could be a place to look for alien surveillance technology.

1 month ago

Watch Supersonic Shock Waves Launch from a Bottle of Champagne -- Yasemin Saplakoglu -- The split-second pop of a champagne cork is created by a quick escape of high-pressure gas long stuck in the bottle's neck.

1 month ago

UFOs Are Real - and You Were Never Supposed to See Them, Military Official Says -- Brandon Specktor -- Remember those viral UFO videos you saw last year? The government would like you to forget them, please.

2 months ago

Long-Standing Problem of 'Golden Ratio' and Other Irrational Numbers Solved with 'Magical Simplicity' -- Leila Sloman -- Mathematicians have finally proved a conjecture on approximating numbers with fractions

2 months ago

Florida Man Discovers Decades-Old Dead Body Using Google Earth -- Mindy Weisberger -- ecades after a man in Florida mysteriously disappeared, Google Earth revealed the location of his skeletal remains - inside a submerged car.

2 months ago

Millions of Gargantuan Plasma 'Spicules' Might Be Spreading Heat Around the Sun's Atmosphere

17 hours ago

What Does It Take to Be a Moon?

17 hours ago

The Moon: Our Planet's Constant Companion

17 hours ago

Magnificent Egyptian Catacomb Reveals Carvings of a 'Worthy' Woman and Her Pet

18 hours ago

Can a Person Survive Eating Only Beef?

17 hours ago

Tardigrade DNA Added to Human Cells Could Help Us Survive on Mars, Scientist Says

1 day ago

How Many Calories Can the Brain Burn by Thinking?

8 days ago

Here's What Sugar Does to Your Brain

18 hours ago

Objective Reality Doesn't Exist, Quantum Experiment Shows

18 hours ago