Electrocuting animals, stealing credit, self-aggrandizing, and more
Probably not do-it-yourself
One of the largest telescopes ever made will reveal previously unobservable facets of our universe's past.
A finalist in the Rockethub-Popular Science #CrowdGrant challenge hopes to put an end to meanness—with sex.
Custom, printable splints could make it easier to treat minor-yet-debilitating injuries in disaster zones or underdeveloped regions.
The Guardian just exposed the NSA's "widest-reaching" surveillance program, "XKeyscore."
A finalist in our #CrowdGrant challenge hopes to inspire people to think about the world's toughest problems in positive, creative ways
The National Aeronautics and Space Act of 1958 started it all. Happy birfday, NASA!
Usain Bolt's historic 100m dash at the 2009 World Championships in Berlin.
This device could lead to advances in wearable technology, embedded medical sensors, flexible electronics, and more.
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