One of the biggest mysteries of physics could end with what scientists find 4,850 feet below the Black Hills of South Dakota
It all went down 36 million years ago.
Pack up that baking soda volcano - this science fair is hardcore
This foot-and-mouth virus has a stable exterior, but no genetic material in its interior.
Scientists look to worm jaws, tougher than human teeth, for the next class of super-strong aerospace and construction material
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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.
Water acting weird
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Where there's smoke, there's power
Inexpensive cataract surgery is restoring sight in South Asia
The first color photo of Pluto, a warm-blooded fish, and much more
From vanilla to GMOs, how science shaped the taste of the modern world
In his lab far from the scene of a crime, Skip Palenik forges unbreakable chains of evidence from dust & detritus. Let's watch the master at work.
From harvesting energy to building networks, nature has been solving problems for billions of years longer than humans have
Last December, Felisa Wolfe-Simon announced the discovery of a microbe that could change the way we understand life in the universe. Soon she found herself plunged into a maelstrom of bitter backlash and intemperate criticism. A dispatch from the frontiers of the new peer review
The next big breakthrough in synthetic biology just might come from an amateur scientist
The discovery could help make cars, computers, and other machines more efficient