This is the least dense gold nugget in the entire world. It can be held up with a feather, float on top of coffee froth and rest on a flower's petals. It’s supported by a space-age material often dubbed “frozen smoke”, but we know it as aerogel. Read more >>

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Some Rubik’s Cube enthusiasts built a supermassive 22-by-22-by-22 and made a 90-minute YouTube video about it. In the end, it’s a very sad story. Read More >>

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Last week residents of Houston were given a rare sight, all three of NASA's WB-57 research aeroplanes flying together. It was the first time all three have been airborne at the same time since the early '70s. Read More >>