Our editors scrounged up some truly bizarre facts.
Worms, planets, extra dimensions: just a few of the things that inspire the most creative young scientists of the year
Looking to boost your science smarts? First test your IQ organ, then follow our 6-point brain regimen. Soon you'll be crunching bogus claims and citing stats with the best.
If 5,000 birds die in a forest and no one is around to find them, does it still become a media sensation?
We do not yet have a verdict on whether she can open garage doors.
PopSci tackles life's whys, hows and who-dunnits in this Q&A-style; feature
Players love the tech, but pro and amateur organizations can hardly keep up with the new materials and radical designs that have rewired and sometimes hot-wired sports.
A Russian missile test or a meteor remain the top guesses for a strange spiraling light phenomenon
Tomorrow's historical astronomical event is not just a beautiful novelty
A first-person coregasm testimonial
A state-by-state breakdown of policies that could change your community.
Our editors scrounged up some truly frightful facts.
This week's Newsweek proclaims that "Heaven Is Real"--a neurologist concludes it after a near-death experience. But how much do we know about those experiences?
Excerpt: Mind Fixers
Arctic climatologist Konrad Steffen has spent 18 consecutive springs on the Greenland ice cap, personally building and installing the weather stations that help the world's scientists understand what's happening up there. And what's happening may be much worse than anyone thought possible
Fighting hail with chemicals, combatting tornadoes with computers, and other weather-battling techniques from the PopSci archive
Tis the season, after all.
Huzzah for snow in June and ice in Florida!