Tag: Science Insider

What If All Insects Disappeared?

Humans might have built civilizations, but insects own the world. After all, over half of all known species are insects. So if they all suddenly vanished, you’d notice. No more… Read more »

Why Serena Williams’ Serve Dominates Tennis

Tally up all the Grand Slam championships won by current WTA players, and you’ll notice that nearly half belong to just one person: Serena Williams. In fact, Serena is one… Read more »

What If A Mega Earthquake Hit California

Catastrophic earthquake scenarios have played out on the silver screen for decades, terrifying viewers with quakes that can collapse skyscrapers or topple entire cities. Here’s what will happen if the… Read more »

Why You’re A Mosquito Magnet

Please don’t feel singled out, special, or view yourself as a chosen one. She bites everyone. This is just the inherent nature of the beast. There is absolutely no truth… Read more »