Running is in our DNA, but training for a marathon is a careful mix of muscle, mental, and technological strength.
Kelvin Droegemeier could be an huge boon to the scientific community.
Ten minutes, no rules, winner takes all
The annual BMJ Christmas Issue highlights offbeat research
We've rounded up 2014's most mind-blowing images for your viewing pleasure
We wish these were April Fools pranks.
The 20 ideas, trends, and breakthroughs that will shape our world in 2014
The best long-form stuff we read this year
It's based on the suffering of 4,637 Norwegian men and women aged 20 to 90.
A special issue of Nature takes up the rampant sexism in science.
Barack Obama's second term should see the same focus on funding science and technology--although the budget ax is looming.
2011 is shaping up to be a great year for science. Here's what to look forward to
Expect to hear about clean energy, sci/tech education, and more
This year, shop SciMall for glowing rodents, animal guillotines, and more
To commemorate World Food Day, we look back on science's role in alleviating the hunger crisis. Whale breeding, desert sugar factories, and oyster soup capsules, yum
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
This week in New York, a media-infused science extravaganza
Finding out the candidates' stance on science takes just a click
Whatâ€™s the most accurate way to forecast the future? Simple: make predictions profitableâ€”just like on the PopSci Predictions Exchange
Awed at the pace of technological advances, a faction of geeky writers believes our world is about to change so radically that envisioning what comes next is nearly impossible.
Post-9/11 laws protect Americans from the mishandling of potential bioterror agents. They could also slow down some vital medical research.
Can science make us more secure? We put this query to a few thoughtful people.