A state-by-state breakdown of policies that could change your community.
An open letter from PopSci to President Obama about science and the future
A dose of tech savvy for the Supreme Court?
The FCC chairman argues that an open Internet is a must for innovation
His rulings in six previous cases can give us some idea.
PopSci.com does a science and technology background check on Supreme Court Justice David Souter's likely replacements
Every genius needs a Jarvis
Also identifies his next area of activism: fighting the influence of lobbyists in government
Tomorrow's Congressional hearing will discuss the exploitation of a new frontier
* that's a big, fat "might"
Two desktop-printer engineers quit their jobs to search for the ultimate source of endless energy: nuclear fusion. Could this highly improbable enterprise actually succeed?
Will too many hot chili peppers kill you? Is the moon on the verge of erupting? PopSci tackles life's whys, hows and who-dunnits in this Q&A-style; feature
Stories from the coolest day jobs in the world.
In the global race to reduce carbon emissions, these eco-minded communities, from Kansas to the Maldives, lead the pack. Here's how they're making their carbon footprints disappear
Raw food takes too long to digest and offers too few calories to grow a human brain. Cooking it is the key.
Researchers have learned an immune mechanism to control pathogens is similar in humans and amoebae
It's time to talk about informed consent.
With the worldâ€™s wild fish stocks plummeting, experts say that something must be done to ensure our seafood supply. Are offshore fish farms the solution?
This 10,000-rpm, no-pulse artificial heart doesn't resemble an organic heart--and might be all the better for it
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