The brain interface learns—and remembers—how to read thoughts.
The morality of intelligence in laboratory-made worlds.
Randal Koene is recruiting top neuroscientists to help him make humans live forever
The computer program recognizes items, learns and remembers--and even passes some basic components of an IQ test.
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 interview with Peter J. Bentley, PhD, author of The Science of Why S*hit Happens
PopSci tackles life's whys, hows and who-dunnits in this Q&A-style; feature
As the U.S. campaigns against terrorism, new technologies will move to the front lines.
Three myths your teachers told you about how your brain learns, debunked
Brains learn better and forget less when connections are clustered
Some monkey business in a Duke University lab suggests we'll soon be able to move artificial limbs, control robotic soldiers, and communicate across thousands of miles--using nothing but our thoughts.
It's about brains, not brawn.
Take a look in a book.
Scientists share their favorite stories.
Worms, planets, extra dimensions: just a few of the things that inspire the most creative young scientists of the year
From harvesting energy to building networks, nature has been solving problems for billions of years longer than humans have
Presenting the winners of the 2016 Vizzies
A small new study images the brain's "mental workspace."
They're both just trying to get the biggest bang for their buck.
A significant stride towards reverse-engineering the darn thing