Where are all the aliens? – Astronomer Stephen Webb has an explanation: we’re alone in the universe, making us a lot luckier than we think!

The universe is incredibly old, astoundingly vast and populated by trillions of planets, so where are all the aliens? In a mind-expanding talk, Stephen Webb spells out the remarkable barriers a planet would need to clear in order to host an extraterrestrial civilization, and makes a case for the beauty of our potential cosmic loneliness.

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450 Yemenis have been killed in the first nine days of August, making it one of the bloodiest periods since the war broke out three and a half years ago. And it’s gonna get worse!

If BMX was waffles, Alex Donnachie is the syrup. His section in BSD Transmission is absolutely epic. Give it watch and mind that your jaw doesn’t hit the floor in the process!