Featured by Colin Lecher
Archive Gallery: A Century of Weather Control
Fighting hail with chemicals, combatting tornadoes with computers, and other weather-battling techniques from the PopSci archive
Q&A: Creating Global Wi-Fi–With Balloons
How Mike Cassidy of Google's Project Loon wants to get internet airborne.
The Laser Man Of New York City
Or, how to operate a diamond-cutting industrial laser in the middle of Manhattan.
Yogurt Maker Chobani Sick Of Scientists Ruining Everything
The company's new marketing tagline: "Nature got us to 100 calories, not scientists."
Ecstasy ‘Godfather’ Shulgin Dead At 88
The author and chemist "gently died after several years of battling various illnesses."
This Man Wants To Save Science Research From Itself
All DARPA's Paul Cohen needs to do is get past the problem of people
Bogus User-Generated CNN Asteroid Apocalypse Article Goes Viral
So don't panic. Or maybe do panic, but about science news? I don't know.
Farewell To H.R. Giger, Architect Of Our Nightmares
The Swiss surrealist behind the "Alien" film franchise has died at 74.
Do We Need A ‘Magna Cortica’ For Brain Rights?
Think-tank the Institute for the Future says we do. What would that look like?