It’s late April 2019, so I KNOW that the most pressing question in your mind about what’s going on in the Marvel Universe is: “Could Toby McGuire’s Spider Man from the 2004 movie Spider-Man 2 REALLY have stopped that train?!” Watch this Nerdist video to find out.
Among many experiments launched to the ISS was one questioning how nonhuman subjects–mice–responded to microgravity. It ended up being…strangely adorable? Watch as mice start playing with weightlessness as the days go by. Read more about their behavior here.
Meet Mostik, the Russian cat with a hard hat. This fuzzy propaganda mascot helps oversee a politically fraught construction project–a bridge connecting Russia and the Crimean Peninsula. Read the Washington Post project coverage here.
How does what you see through the phone affect how you approach the world? Wired explores this in depth, from selfies that make you self-conscious to landscapes that take you out of the world.
Watching gears turn is somehow immensely satisfying. They’re even better when you make them yourself! Watch this video for intricate moving paper gear ornaments and then learn this engineering origami method.