Will Your Cat Eat Your Corpse?

Here’s a morbid hypothetical: Let’s say you died suddenly, all alone in your house. Would your cat eat you?It’s a question that’s kept many a pet owner awake at night, and one that’s gaining attention thanks to a recent paper out of the Forensic Investigation Research...

Meet the Guy Who Invented the Oomphalapompatronium

The oomphalapompatronium. That’s the name Len Solomon gave to the instrument that he started building roughly 15 years ago. It still vexes him to this day.“It took over part of my work bench and it’s still there,” Solomon says, “and I have long-range plans to...

How to Be a Master Whistle Blower

Sean Lomax likes to tell people he came out of the womb whistling.“I’ve been whistling ever since I can remember,” he says. “That’s what I do, I love it.”Winner of numerous international championships, Lomax has mastered his craft in ways we mere mortals...