Featured by JR Minkel
The First Invisibility Shield
Invisibility is a staple of science fiction, from H.G. Wells to Romulans. Now scientists see a way to make objects disappear
Wanted: The Next Einstein
Energetic, original thinker needed immediately for long-term project. Unique opportunity. Salary: modest, with chance of $1-million Nobel Prize supplement
Research updates on the quest to make really tiny things
What's big in what's small
The Incredible Shrinking Atomic Clock
Are atomic clocks necessary? Do they really make a difference?
Her lasers could serve as early-warning systems for terrorism.
She prefers gnarly math problems to the messiness of real life.
Con-fusion in a Jar
Generating heat energy like the Sun: Can it be this easy?
My, What a Big Ego
From pharaohs to dot-commers, nothing feeds the soul quite like an oversize project.
PopSci’s Brilliant 10
Lydia Kavraki: How can the robot know how to move through the ever-changing human world?