Fabien Cousteau and his team are setting out to break the record for living in an underwater habitat.
To commemorate World Food Day, we look back on science's role in alleviating the hunger crisis. Whale breeding, desert sugar factories, and oyster soup capsules, yum
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The church ran an immunization drive afterward, but still put out some dubious claims.
New research uncovers unusual benefits of vitamin D
We asked a writer to notice and decode the science claims he heard on a typical day. They averaged one every 10 minutes. And they weren't very scientific.
We asked a writer to notice and decode the science claims he heard on a typical day. they averaged one every 10 minutes. And they werenâ€™t very scientific.
Scientists hit the dance floor for a shot at fame and glory
Healthy foods are the ones we're most likely to trash
It also wants tanning lamps reclassified as moderate risk devices.
Traditional chicken, beef, and pork production devours resources and creates waste. Meat-free meat might be the solution.
Doctors have long known that taking antioxidant supplements may actually increase the risk for cancer in some people. One new mouse study offers an explanation why.
A supplement from space
Studies heralding the health benefits of our most sinful indulgences are a dime a dozen. But are they ever for real?
When men were men and sodas were cocaine-laced nerve tonics.
Packets of fizzy vitamins: 1. Flu: 0
PopSci learns, over the decades, that cocaine anesthesia, radioactive drinking water, and cryogenic cancer treatments are actually not good for your health
Using nature as a guide, geneticists build plants with qualities evolution could never produce
Looking to boost your science smarts? First test your IQ organ, then follow our 6-point brain regimen. Soon you'll be crunching bogus claims and citing stats with the best.
A new study suggests seasonal changes have a much bigger impact on mental health than previously thought.
5 reasons to enjoy your ham and cheese sandwich
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