Featured by Eric Hagerman
What kind of lunatic straps jet engines to his back and leaps out of an airplane? The kind of lunatic who may well deliver the personal flying machine of our dreams, that’s what kind. Eric Hagerman reports on a revolutionary Channel crossing
A Shock to the System
Soldiers who manage to walk away from explosions in Iraq may actually be suffering terrible—yet invisible—brain trauma. Could blast waves be fueling a new breed of injury?
To Hell and Back Again
A drug tested in virtual war may help soldiers recover from traumatic stress-- and could conquer everyday anxiety
Your Sewer on Drugs
Sewage is more than just filth. It’s evidence of our worst habits, everything from caffeine to cocaine, all ingested and flushed down the toilet. Now scientists are using wastewater to drug-test entire cities, and the results are sobering
All Sonic, No Boom
Long hampered because the planes were too loud to fly over land, supersonic air travel is now on its way back-without the big bang
The Tent That Can Withstand 132mph winds
The North Face's Spectrum 23 co-opts the wind to stand up to huge gusts
Hey, is that a satellite radio in your pocket?
No Need to Shout
A breakthrough cellphone headset that knows what you're talking about.