A taxidermied man, a real-life Wolverine, and a professional farter. Sorry, flatulist.
We spoke to candidates with science backgrounds from across the political spectrum
Spoiler: It still includes long walks on the beach
How a mild-mannered children's celebrity plans to save science in America—or go down swinging.
As the CDC announces the first U.S. death from the swine flu, media outlets wrestle with how to cover the outbreak
Three Canadians beat the world record to the south pole
During a week of attempting to cloak every aspect of daily life, our correspondent found that in an information age, leaving no trace is nearly impossible
A sensor-packed CPR assistant delivers effective resuscitation every time
Last July, 9-year-old Alex Everett received his first shot of synthetic human growth hormone--an injection he will get every night for eight years. Alex is not sick--he is short. Should we be treating stature as a medical condition?
U.S. forces in Iraq are waging a pivotal campaign in modern warfare-combat on the first "networked" battlefield. One problem: the enemy has a few networks of its own
A prize-winning teen proves the mettle of an ancient herb.
Our tiny EV may not be the strongest car on the road, but it may well be one of the most consistent
Always remember to check tire pressure. ALWAYS
Technology may be ushering in a golden age of stalking, in which predators use GPS, cellphones and other devices to track and terrorize.
Sometimes even a good piece of wood will snap.
The shorter your kayak, the smoother your ride.
Our FYI editor explains how the 360-degree circle came to be.