Calm seas all the time
Putting Cinematic Science to the Test
One of the biggest mysteries of physics could end with what scientists find 4,850 feet below the Black Hills of South Dakota
The Ig Nobel Prizes are in! Here are the winners of the strangest science awards of the year.
Here's the January 2015 issue of Popular Science, hot off the presses
The tastiest images from around the web
PopSci's vision for making travel faster, greener, and more fun
Electromagnetic fields can cloak objects from passing waves
The best new stuff for your H2O adventure.
Researchers in Hong Kong achieve near-perfect silence
Plus: The latest from Rosetta
Our 10 favorite images of the week
Whether you've got hundreds to spend or zillions, we've got an office set-up you'll love to come home to
Technology may be ushering in a golden age of stalking, in which predators use GPS, cellphones and other devices to track and terrorize.
Arun Majumdar has to decide which researchers will get millions of dollars, and he has to do it fast. He must spark an energy revolution within 20 years, or it's lights out for us all.
* that's a big, fat "might"
Two desktop-printer engineers quit their jobs to search for the ultimate source of endless energy: nuclear fusion. Could this highly improbable enterprise actually succeed?
I'm ready for my Sputnik moment now
Out of the wild
The answers to the most nagging, fascinating, and bizarre questions of the summer movie season.
A device that restores hearing by transmitting sound through the teeth and bones
But they would be so cool