We’ve run the numbers and these are the hot posts on ScienceDump this week. This list is not meant as a ranking of what we think is the “best,” but are rather an indication of overall interest based on traffic.

  • Bug-A-Salt - air-powered rifle to kill flies
  • Vantablack - World's blackest material
  • How to save yourself if you're choking
  • How to Cool a Drink in 2 Minutes
  • Interesting but useless facts that you won't forget
  • How did Lake Nyos suddenly kill 1,700 people? (DOC)
  • The science behind the victims of Pompeii
  • Why do we get wrinkled fingers during a bath?
  • Update - Inside the giant hole in Yamal
  • From The Tallest Mountain To The Deepest Trench (Infographic)
  • The real Walter White (DOC)
  • An Ocean deep under the Earth's surface