We've rounded up 2014's most mind-blowing images for your viewing pleasure
New rules under the sea and on the plate
More than 50 of the most dangerous, disgusting, humiliating and just plain bad professions
Our tribute to the 20 all-time greatest on-screen geeks
The web is crawling with jokes, hoaxes and more insidious fakes. Digital-image experts aim to develop foolproof detection tools, but until then, seeing is not believing
Sometimes our biggest fear is not knowing what to fear most. Fortunately, the weird science of risk analysis can teach us to judge better and fear smarter
Our editors scrounged up some truly bizarre facts.
Reader Nicole Thayer of Miami asks: How do scientists track great whites?
Can a crew of scientists and volunteers armed with homemade trackers save sharks from extinction?
A taxidermied man, a real-life Wolverine, and a professional farter. Sorry, flatulist.
Tucked inside a robotic great white, filmmaker Fabien Cousteau captures rare footage of the deep-sea world
Behold the majesty of lasers
Forget the retweet, meet the shark-tweet.
Om nom nom
Yes, we included the weasel riding the woodpecker
What's cooler than the Arctic ocean? The sharks that live there.
These mysterious creatures exist today more or less unevolved from the forms they had hundreds of millions of years ago
Popular Science's senior video producer discovered the lost film "The Terrors of the Deep."