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.

  • The creepiest viper in the world has a SPIDER for a tail
  • This is what chewing gum does to your appearance
  • Creepy medical images from the past.
  • Weirdest Mental Disorders
  • Genetic portraits: Split pictures of family members
  • Why this "giant's footprint" should send alarm bells ringing
  • An illustrated guide to cat physics (Infographic)
  • Gibbons on Helium singing like opera stars
  • Long exposure photographs of Fireflies in the forests
  • Robots provide footage from INSIDE melted Fukushima reactor
  • A shark-deterrent wetsuit (and it's not what you think)
  • 10 more amazing bets you will always win