Including a map of brain cancer, a closeup of a sea urchin's tooth, and more from the 2012 International Science & Engineering Visualization Challenge
A cancer researcher stumbles upon a way to set saltwater aflame. Neat trick, but is his discovery useful?
But their research is still still insanely cool
Seriously, try not to see faces in these images.
The 2017 Wellcome Image Award winners
It's all about their chemistry.
A drug banned from human consumption in 1938 has made a recent comeback in online bodybuilder forums.
Depending on your definition of 'metal'
The research is a step along the way to personalized stem cell therapies.
Chinese researchers have developed a new technique for isolating kidney cells from urine and turning them into neural progenitors. Not as gross as it sounds!
Biochemist and experimental photographer Linden Gledhill coaxed some common food dyes into crystal and then turned them into art.
In a stem-cell breakthrough, scientists have illuminated a new way forward in treating diseases of the eye: turning skin cells into eye cells
A radical new power plant aims to convert our dirtiest fossil fuel into clean-burning hydrogen
They can't reproduce, but they still make us question what it really means to be "alive."
The first invisibility cloak that works on visible objects
Energy: Some say it's too big a job, but scientists would sure like to try.