The “Vantafish” Is A Fish That Absorbs Light (Cool Weird Awesome 344)

Vantablack is a color that's so black it absorbs almost all of the light nearby. There's new research out about a "vantafish" that does almost the same thing to avoid its hungry bioluminescent neighbors. Plus: you've heard of drive-in theaters; Paris is going to have a "float-in" theater featuring "socially distanced boats" on the Seine.

By |2020-07-18T21:04:00-04:00July 17th, 2020|Categories: Cool Weird Awesome, Podcasts|Tags: , , , |

Antarctic Fish Are Helping Us Clear Ice (Cool Weird Awesome 231)

Researchers at UCLA have developed a coating that can take care of persistent ice in winter, and amazingly, it’s all due to fish. Plus: Kendall Diwisch of Edmonton, Alberta. who helped three kittens get unstuck from an icy situation.

By |2020-02-05T09:45:00-05:00February 5th, 2020|Categories: Cool Weird Awesome, Podcasts|Tags: , , |