To reach the bottom of all five oceans, this Texas businessman commissioned “the most significant vehicle since Apollo 11.”
And led to one of the first American science experiments.
Popular Science's senior video producer discovered the lost film "The Terrors of the Deep."
Our editors scrounged up some truly bizarre facts.
We've rounded up 2014's most mind-blowing images for your viewing pleasure
Findings so incredible you have to see them to believe them.
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.
The winners of the Nikon Small World microvideography contest
These ten awe-inspiring science projects range from the world's largest undersea observatory to the "ultimate microscope" to a Jupiter orbiter on a suicide mission--but they're all massive, often in both size and scope
After staring at the sun for hundreds of millennia, humans still have burning questions about it
If a few very smart neuroscientists are right, with enough number crunching and a powerful brain scanner, science can pluck pictures—and maybe one day even thoughts— directly from your brain
The National Mall was transformed into a futuristic commune for the past two weeks as 20 teams from four countries erected solar-powered homes
See the top ten hurdles facing game designers today, and the cutting-edge tech that will soon make them relics of the past
The man behind the world's most powerful camera confronts killer viruses, nude sunbathers and the San Diego Padres
High-speed movie cameras can shoot up to 20 million frames in the blink of an eye. The world is a mighty interesting place in ultimate slo-mo.
Sit back while The Matrix Reloaded boots up the next generation of virtual filmmaking.
New designs and materials will make future skyscrapers sturdier, safer, and smarter.
Scanning your brain while you watch horror movies might hold the key to making them even more frightening. The findings could reshape the way scary movies—perhaps all movies—are filmed
An unexpected payoff.
Cell biologists get observational omniscience