What’s up, Knovelites? I hope you enjoyed the Olympic ceremony, but not so much that you missed the latest #weirdscience updates. Here’s last week’s 5 strangest headlines:
5. Plate Tectonics Discovered on Mars! One UCLA scientist discovers a geological phenomenon on the red planet.
4. Is Paranoia Self-Fulling? Why our worst fears lie in anticipation.
3. Designing The London Olympics. The Olympic Stadium was truly built to last.
2. New Species Discovered on Flickr. Check him out!
1. Researchers Make Solar Panels from Cheap, Copper Oxide.Researchers from the University of California and Berkeley Lab found a new method for sustainable and cheaper energy.
(above) Our #1 Story — new solar technology! photo from Extreme Tech.