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You might even make a major discovery.
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Our August 1991 cover story, in honor of Harry Kroto's passing
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100 years ago, Popular Science marked the start of WWI with a collection of anti-war essays.
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Taylor Wilson always dreamed of creating a star. Now he's become one
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These ten awe-inspiring science projects range from the world's largest undersea observatory to the "ultimate microscope" to a Jupiter orbiter on a suicide mission--but they're all massive, often in both size and scope
Steven Chu, the new U.S. secretary of energy, is a Nobel-winning physicist and an unabashed advocate of fighting climate change. But can he negotiate the political realities of transforming the energy economy?
An interview with Peter J. Bentley, PhD, author of The Science of Why S*hit Happens
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Producer Larry Klein takes us behind the scenes of the NOVA documentary "Why the Towers Fell", a scientific look at the American Society of Civil Engineers' report of why the World Trade Center collapsed.