There's no way around it, so I'm just gonna say it: If you wanna go to Mars, you're gonna have to drink your own pee. And the pee of your fellow astronauts.
Don't be grossed out; it's actually something that could help millions of people on our home planet, too. I've got the details for you this week.
Plus, if you think that airplane food tastes bad, there's a reason. And I'll tell you why.
I've also included a story this week that explains why you get grouchy with the love of your life when you're hungry. It's called getting "hangry." (The story involves voodoo dolls, so you gotta love it.)
Oh, and video of a jet-powered snowboard. C'mon, who doesn't wanna do that?!
Just follow this digital wormhole, and you'll soon be gettin' your nerd on with News For Nerds. Enjoy.
Photo courtesy of NASA/USGS via Wikimedia Commons