Why a record number of container ships are backed up off the coast of California
With a dearth of places to anchor, some of the giant vessels are just drifting.
What’s the secret to sexiness?
You can't start a fire without a spark.
Is it ok to eat GMO foods? Scientists say ‘yes.’
Human health-wise, they’re perfectly fine.
How North Korea’s cruise missiles could surprise its enemies
The DPRK recently tested cruise missiles, which can sneak up all too easily on a target by hugging the terrain below.
Microsoft is letting you ditch passwords. Here’s how.
Say goodbye to Th3B3stP@ssw0rdEv3r!
This smart tugboat is about to journey more than 1,000 miles, autonomously
The 35-foot-long boat will use computer vision and other tech to follow a predetermined path around Denmark.
11 views of the microscopic world in brilliant detail
Our favorites from the 2021 Nikon's Small World awards.
Will microschools dominate post-pandemic education?
The pandemic has pushed some to consider smaller classrooms and personalized learning.
A rare humpback whale ‘megapod’ was spotted snacking off the Australian coast
The gobble gathering may also be a foreboding sign of climate change.
You have no idea how much you need these bacteria
Without nitrogen-fixing bacteria, we'd be screwed.