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Chemist Richard Zare and food writer Harold McGee discuss the best way to store leftover Champagne.
By directing bubbles through etched pathways, bubbles can act as bits and be used to solve computations.
Researchers devised a recipe for improving beer foam.
High-speed, high-definition video reveals the secret world of popping bubbles.
Underwater digital tags show humpback whales use bubbles to trap schools of fish.
The nautilus, the “living fossil” of cephalopods, can uncover the origins of the...
Could a stash of ancient bones be the work of a giant cephalopod?
In less than a second, cephalopods can change the color, pattern and shape of th...
Biologist Sarah Zylinski studies how cuttlefish see the world by looking at thei...
\tWith its heavy outer shell, weak vision, and primitive brain, the nautilus lacks much of the excitement of the more flashy and cunning cephalopods. Yet a series of experiments by evolutionary biologists Dr. Jennifer Basil and Robyn Crook involving fish juice, blue lights, and mazes dispels the notion that this ancient species is incapable of basic learning and throws into question the origins of cephalopods' intellectual prowess.