Sciencey junk food for your eyeballs
A former spy's excruciating death by radiation poisoning marks the beginning of an era of high-tech hit men who can kill from anywhere
Forget algebra homework: try building spaceships, operating a nuclear reactor or listening in to distant galaxies
An exoskeleton that enables paraplegics to walk
The device takes over the duties of a typical pancreas in people with type 1 diabetes.
A state-by-state breakdown of policies that could change your community.
More than 50 of the most dangerous, disgusting, humiliating and just plain bad professions
Forget lab coats and beakers: in this gallery of breathtaking images, we celebrate the visually pleasing side of scientific enquiry
Players love the tech, but pro and amateur organizations can hardly keep up with the new materials and radical designs that have rewired and sometimes hot-wired sports.
Jerome Rifkin's K3 Promoter mimics the jointed motion of a real foot for easier walking. Watch it in action
Randal Koene is recruiting top neuroscientists to help him make humans live forever
Rewiring the brain to battle seizures, blindness, and more
But elective amputation has its opponents
A captain and a sailor died after the Bounty, a wooden ship built for a Marlon Brando film in the 1960s, sank off the coast of North Carolina during Hurricane Sandy. Journalist and Popular Science contributor Matthew Shaer reconstructs the ship's final voyage.
Conor Walsh is one of the 10 most brilliant people of 2016
Mobility: Why just roll around when you can make tracks with PowerTrike?
Maybe, if you're really prepared. But it's not going to be an especially smooth flight.
Engineers develop a mind-controlled prosthetic arm dexterous enough to play piano