From harvesting energy to building networks, nature has been solving problems for billions of years longer than humans have
A new exhibit at New York's MoMA showcases a teddy-bear vaccine, virtual reality gear and more
FDA wants to make this official and recently asked to know more
Science of the Union.
A state-by-state breakdown of policies that could change your community.
Microsoft unveils Sun Microsystems' vision for 2004
From Incheon, South Korea, to Osceola County, Florida
To reach the bottom of all five oceans, this Texas businessman commissioned “the most significant vehicle since Apollo 11.”
We're not built for this stuff.
I study the motion of the ocean through rocks.
Societies forget, and this physicist wants to know why.
The amazing lizard uses its hairy toes to defy gravity and its dynamic tail to always land on its feet if it falls. See how scientists are using the gecko's tricks to design better robots, spacesuits and—just maybe—Spiderman gloves
Cloning the green goo's factories for producing light-sensitive proteins could lead to more effective treatments for certain types of blindness
Researchers also finally figured out why Georgia O'Keeffe's paintings have so many of these pimples.
Astronomy: Timothy Ferris eyes the amateur asteroid-watchers.
Spinning magnetic microspheres creates instant color changes and rewritable displays
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More scientists need to recycle this noble gas.