Watch The Moon Pair Up With Venus On June 19th

Two crescents — the Moon and Venus — meet in the sky in the wee hours of June 19th. This illustration portrays the tiny crescent Venus re-emerging from behind the dark limb of the earthlit crescent Moon in morning twilight, as seen from Boston, Massachusetts. Gary Seronik / S&T; source:…

Man Saves Octopus And Gets Unexpected “Thank You”

It’s no secret that octopuses (octopi?) are incredibly intelligent. They have been known to perform almost human-level feats of intelligence and seem to be masters of problem-solving. There have even been cases where an octopus was able to escape a plastic jar by opening it from the inside. Somehow the…