What is "spaghettification"?

  • The original process of making spaghetti
  • Being stretched out by a black hole correct

    Black holes are cool. They can create alternative universes, they spit out all the material they suck in, and they slow down time. But they can also turn you into spaghetti. Let's say you decided to hang out around a Black Hole: if you press your feet towards it, they will get pulled towards the hole faster than your head would and the closer your feet get, the stronger the pull and your body will turn into a nice lean strand of spaghetti. Just don't tell the supermodels.

  • A torture tactic used in Ancient Rome
  • A beauty regime of early Asian women
  • ON A DAY
    LIKE TODAY
    03/26
  • Fact of the day

    You are not the same person you were 7 years ago, literally.You replace every particle in your body every seven years.
  • This day in 1924

    Trial against Hitler in Munich begins
  • FAMOUS BIRTHDAYS

    • Keira Knightley

      32 years old | London, England
    • Martin Short

      66 years old | Hamilton, Ontario
    • Robert Frost

      San Francisco, California
    • Leonard Nimoy

      Boston, Massachusetts