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"Gravity has always been a major part of my life."
Our resident film physicist tackles the final frontier and finds some key pointers for our own space travels
A former spy's excruciating death by radiation poisoning marks the beginning of an era of high-tech hit men who can kill from anywhere
Bold innovation or terrible idea? Your guide to the experiments that only sound scary—and the lab work you truly should lose sleep over
Undead viruses! Killer foxes! Soldiers who never sleep! This is no horror movie--it's today's scientists at their most daring
Sure, chimps and dolphins are smart. But did you know about the terrifyingly intelligent Komodo dragon, the paranoid squirrel, or the insect supervillain Portia labiata?
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
Air: It's one of the world's most important, least understood, and possibly life-saving substances
How a mild-mannered children's celebrity plans to save science in America—or go down swinging.
Sci-fi movies should bend the rules to impress audiences, but they can't play people for complete fools. Review the most science-distorting movies of 2012 in this gallery.
Take a look at a few of cinema's most mind-boggling moments of scientific inaccuracy-plus a few rare films that manage to get things (mostly) right
Look at this shark, it has more heads than sharks normally have (they usually have one head).
Stories from the coolest day jobs in the world.
Which is really just a brisk walk for the dino.
Surprising facts about the world's largest lizard.
New criteria for choosing NSF grants is the latest salvo from our anti-science government.
Meet the duo behind DIYSECT, a web series that explores the politics surrounding a growing movement
Our editors are back with more bizarre facts for season two.