The food experimenters who publish Cook's Illustrated have put together a cookbook featuring 50 kitchen science lessons every home cook should know. We put some to the test.
More than 50 of the most dangerous, disgusting, humiliating and just plain bad professions
With the worldâ€™s wild fish stocks plummeting, experts say that something must be done to ensure our seafood supply. Are offshore fish farms the solution?
From fart sniffer to postdoc, the most torturous ways to make a living in science.
Mouse milk (for people), spider-goats, pain-free cattle, and nine more
For the advanced kitchen chemist, or the merely curious-discover the high-tech appetizers, entres and desserts behind today's culinary revolution
Thanks to biotechnology and widespread genetic modification, the meal you'll enjoy tomorrow certainly isn't your grandma's feast
Geographic profiling pioneer Kim Rossmo has been likened to Sherlock Holmes; his Watson in the hunt for serial killers is a digital sidekick -- an algorithm he calls Rigel.
Cassie and Jesse set sail.
Earth's yellow sun is the source of its power.
Avoid politics with newts, mice, dogs, and more
We asked a bunch of our favorite people about their holiday plans
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
Dogs are the best bomb detectors we have. Can scientists do better?
The best way to prepare for catastrophe? Head to the place where they engineer it.
AquAdvantage salmon--otherwise known as the "FrankenFish"--has been approved for consumption already. But now the FDA has ruled on its environmental impact, and not everyone agrees with the ruling.
The salmon population in an area dosed with iron has doubled.
DNA from fish parts could lead to better TVs and cellphone displays
A man-made, pure-white compound called Oxycyte carries oxygen 50 times as effectively as our own blood. Researchers are betting that itâ€™s the best way to treat Americaâ€™s leading cause of accidental death: traumatic brain injury