Everything you need to know about our nearest neighbor.
Ten of the brightest minds in science fiction imagine how we will live—on Earth and beyond—in the decades and centuries to come.
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With the upcoming release of the major motion picture Europa Report, a couple of Jet Propulsion Lab scientists explain how science fiction has evolved in response to our growing understanding of space.
Pour out some dandelion wine
Will we grow babies outside their mothers' bodies?
Biological threats provide fertile plot material for books, movies and videogames
Awed at the pace of technological advances, a faction of geeky writers believes our world is about to change so radically that envisioning what comes next is nearly impossible.
Here's hoping this month's release of the Hollywood sea-fighting epic Master and Commander will do justice to those magnificent men and their sailing machines. On these pages, the mightiest ships of then and now.
The science and the fiction of time travel are weird. But the science is weirder.
A brief history of the subject, in both science and fiction, with help from the TV and film experts of Comedy Central's Beat the Geeks, Paul Goebel and Marc Heuck.
Predictions for how we will live and work—on Earth or in space—in the decades and centuries to come
Technology may be ushering in a golden age of stalking, in which predators use GPS, cellphones and other devices to track and terrorize.
Tips to get your own invention ideas off the ground from Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg, Segway's Dean Kamen, futurist Ray Kurzweil and more
Fiction inches closer to fact as an invisibility generator passes preliminary tests
Still hoping for an Internet that's accessible via your brain in 2020.
Gas prices are up, fuel economy is downâ€”but the brightest minds in auto technology are about to do something about it