A state-by-state breakdown of policies that could change your community.
A new study from MIT suggests "fake news" often trumps the truth.
Geologists are analyzing ancient clues to tell our origin story.
The 2017 Wellcome Image Award winners
Researchers are trying to determine the answer to a decade-old question
Computational modelling suggests human land use leads to more infection at sea
A study of 29 movies suggests canine co-stars increase a breed's popularity. (Caveat: People may just be buying more dogs in general.)
How a mild-mannered children's celebrity plans to save science in America—or go down swinging.
An ambitious experiment is underway to harness the heat of a volcano in central Oregon. The process is green, efficient... and causes earthquakes.
Finally, science solves that age-old question: How can I be more popular on the Internet?
Put some people in front of a screen, and they won't always reveal the most truthful information.
During a week of attempting to cloak every aspect of daily life, our correspondent found that in an information age, leaving no trace is nearly impossible
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.
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.
How ideas from biology-evolution, immune systems and forensics-will keep your PC safe from hackers
Your DNA holds the secrets of your ancestry, and at least a dozen companies offer to crack the code. But there's more than a bit of hype here.
Technology has provided some of this campaign's best moments. Also, some of the worst
What makes investors do the wrong thing, all together, pretty much all the time?