This is a scaleless blackfish. Isn't it adorably ugly? An Australian research vessel discovered the little fella, which spends its days living inside underwater volcanoes off the coast of the continent. Hot damn! Read more >>
The seismic waves from the Nepal earthquake were registered 8,000 miles away, all the way in the US – though this is completely normal. The story behind the incredible stations that monitor the world's vibrations is one worth knowing.