Featured by Joey Carmichael
5 Beloved Scientists Who Were Actually Bullies
Electrocuting animals, stealing credit, self-aggrandizing, and more
Watch This Bicycle Go 80 MPH
Probably not do-it-yourself
Grinding 20-Ton Mirrors For The Giant Magellan Telescope
One of the largest telescopes ever made will reveal previously unobservable facets of our universe's past.
Don’t Sleep With Mean People
A finalist in the Rockethub-Popular Science #CrowdGrant challenge hopes to put an end to meanness—with sex.
We’d Happily Break Our Wrist For This 3-D Printed Splint
Custom, printable splints could make it easier to treat minor-yet-debilitating injuries in disaster zones or underdeveloped regions.
The NSA Sucks More Than You Thought
The Guardian just exposed the NSA's "widest-reaching" surveillance program, "XKeyscore."
Could Parables Help Solve The World’s Thorniest Problems?
A finalist in our #CrowdGrant challenge hopes to inspire people to think about the world's toughest problems in positive, creative ways
Check Out The Document That Created NASA
The National Aeronautics and Space Act of 1958 started it all. Happy birfday, NASA!
The Physics Of Usain Bolt’s Record-Breaking Sprint
Usain Bolt's historic 100m dash at the 2009 World Championships in Berlin.
New Tactile Sensor Is Lighter Than A Feather
This device could lead to advances in wearable technology, embedded medical sensors, flexible electronics, and more.