A state-by-state breakdown of policies that could change your community.
Thanks to biotechnology and widespread genetic modification, the meal you'll enjoy tomorrow certainly isn't your grandma's feast
More than 50 of the most dangerous, disgusting, humiliating and just plain bad professions
Grocery stores may look a little different.
Cuts to the government agency's budget would impact a lot of science.
The military's integrated system finally catches up to--and in some cases surpasses--civilian all-weather apparel and equipment.
It's never too early to start planning your Fossil Fools Day party!
So much for "no waste."
Saving the Storsjoe Monsters!
They definitely fit the bill
Running is in our DNA, but training for a marathon is a careful mix of muscle, mental, and technological strength.
Societies forget, and this physicist wants to know why.
Will too many hot chili peppers kill you? Is the moon on the verge of erupting? PopSci tackles life's whys, hows and who-dunnits in this Q&A-style; feature
Leading scientists present their 2020 visions
Still hoping for an Internet that's accessible via your brain in 2020.
For environmentalist Jesse Ausubel, going green means land conservation and energy efficiency—and forgetting “boutique” renewables like windmills and biofuels
With the Sahara desert rapidly encroaching on livestock-nourishing grassland, architect Magnus Larsson proposes a 3,728-mile-long barrier wall—built by bacteria
It would be easy to dismiss Mitchell Joachim's fantastical vision for ecological supercities, with their flocks of jetpacks and mass-transit blimps that look like flying monster jellyfish, as science fiction—if he wasn't actually building them
David Keith believes strong-arm strategies could soon be our last resort for reversing record levels of carbon in the atmosphere
2011 is shaping up to be a great year for science. Here's what to look forward to
"Being pro-science is the only way we make sure that America continues to lead the world."