Stories from the coolest day jobs in the world.
2016 has been a rough year, but it's not all doom and gloom
Texas Schoolbook Massacre
Keeping more than 50 scientists warm in style.
Some answers from an atmospheric scientist
Our experts tackle your toughest science questions
We'll get a vaccine for addiction, debate the future of nuclear power, use new tech to take on water shortages, and-just maybe-find an extra dimension or two. Happy New Year
Worms, planets, extra dimensions: just a few of the things that inspire the most creative young scientists of the year
Antarctica: Just the facts
In 2000, the ozone hole was at its largest. Read on for more facts about the ozone hole.
How green are aerosol cans now, with chlorofluorocarbons out of the picture?
Forensic scientists in Switzerland are pioneering a whole new way to do autopsies. No scalpel required.
On the 40th anniversary of Earth Day, we take a look back at where it all began
Harvard has a world-class trove of valuable astronomical data. But it's in the form of half a million glass photographic plates
Cheery happy times
We've rounded up 2014's most mind-blowing images for your viewing pleasure
And that's the problem
With the release of the DSM-5 this month, psychotherapist Gary Greenberg questions whether psychiatry's diagnostic Bible can truly get at the nature of mental suffering.
Jellyfish invasions, Internet auctions, god particles: Read about the year's biggest science stories before they happen. Bonus: How to decipher geeky jargon and when to buy a DeLorean
To celebrate Earth Day, we've compiled the best images of our planet as seen from NASA's satellites.
Help your friend learn about global warming with gifts that will almost certainly tick him off.