A Weirdest Thing holiday spectacular.
On the Labrador Sea, the scientific crew of the research vessel Knorr hunts for underwater storms, sinks a two-mile mooring--and gathers clues to the planet's fate
America is haunted by 100,000 missing persons and 40,000 unidentified sets of remains. Only one lab can truly connect the lost and the dead—and it's revealing the secrets of serial killers in the process
State-run media backs up the claim
South Korean government sites are also struck. Was North Korea to blame?
Western architects have grand plans for helping China solve its expanding environmental crisis. But the world's dirtiest country already has the power to clean up all on its own
Drug lords, millionaire wannabes and the North Korean government have perfected methods for knocking off our most valuable greenback. Now the scientists in charge of making the real dough are fighting back with an unfakeable (for now) $100 bill
It's the ultimate nightmare: a nuclear attack in the U.S. masterminded by terrorists. Here's how that could happen-- and how we can prevent it
Russia tests the "father of all bombs" but technical hurdles could defuse its lethal power
From Incheon, South Korea, to Osceola County, Florida
Cuts to the government agency's budget would impact a lot of science.
Can polygraphs expose anti-U.S. plots?
A major foreign breakthrough highlights the limits placed on U.S. stem-cell researchers
Astronomy: Timothy Ferris eyes the amateur asteroid-watchers.
Scientists hope to build an experimental fusion reactor
Joseph Longo's Plasma Converter turns our most vile and toxic trash into clean energyâ€”and promises to make a relic of the landfill
"Gravity has always been a major part of my life."
Why would a petro-state erect a solar-powered eco-metropolis in the middle of the Arabian desert? To change the world.
Undead viruses! Killer foxes! Soldiers who never sleep! This is no horror movie--it's today's scientists at their most daring
An explosive past
Para hockey has its own unique biomechanics.