Geographic profiling pioneer Kim Rossmo has been likened to Sherlock Holmes; his Watson in the hunt for serial killers is a digital sidekick -- an algorithm he calls Rigel.
Geologists are analyzing ancient clues to tell our origin story.
This isn't Josh O'Connor's first—or last—squirrel census.
Joseph Longo's Plasma Converter turns our most vile and toxic trash into clean energyâ€”and promises to make a relic of the landfill
TESS will be the first dedicated all-sky exoplanet hunting satellite.
1 experiment. 1,011 people.
It's not just good news for lovers of salsa.
A newly published genome holds some spicy secrets.
It's arson, bomb and booby trap week at one of the nation's toughest forensics schools.
Scientists reveal the first “wiring diagrams” of the cerebral cortex, shedding light on the infrastructure behind human intelligence.
Or at least keep your teeth cavity-free. A growing chorus of medical researchers say our bacteria-killing zealotry is misguided. Instead of fighting bugs, they argue, we should train them to do our bidding and then set them loose in our bodies. The trouble is keeping them there
Mike Biddle could free the world from having to make new plastic. Forever.
It would be the first crop to go on sale that has been genetically altered with the enzyme
For over two centuries we have struggled to understand the scope of Afghanistan's mineral wealth. Now geologists, if they can determine what lies beneath the nation's ground, might also help bring stability to the surface
Scientists deploy genetic forensics to protect overhunted animals
Astronomers can retrace space rocks' paths to find their birthplace.
How science is transforming the sport of MMA fighting
Well, probably, but how can you tell?
Houston's record-breaking rain can be traced back to atmospheric changes.
And whether they'll look like E.T.
Science attempts to explain comparisons to Stryper, Zodiac killer sketch
If it sounds too good to be true, maybe it is.
The limits of travel are defined not by what vehicles can do, but by what vehicles can do to us. So how much can we take?
How we covered the Scopes Monkey Trial, the discovery of Java Man, the Piltdown Man hoax, and milestones in the history of evolutionary theory