Satellites provide a safe and accurate alternative.
After pounding Okinawa, the megastorm heads for mainland Japan
It is now stable and vegetated. Great job, island!
Some methods that people have suggested for preventing, or stopping, a hurricane--and why they might not work
Around the world, scientists are risking their lives to retrieve seeds destined for a massive vault near the North Pole. Their work just might save mankind
A room full of computers gets shut down while the missile flies by above the building.
One scientist hits upon a creative way to argue that dinosaurs were endothermic.
Keira Havens went from boom to bloom
Finessing inherent instability is one of the joys of controlling many machines. Our man gets wet to prove the point.
A paleontologist walks us through the details of the case.
One of the biggest mysteries of physics could end with what scientists find 4,850 feet below the Black Hills of South Dakota
A method to survey the "DNA soup" of water. Don't think about this next time you swim.
Vote early, vote deep
A stepping stone toward quantum computing and artificial atoms
The cells could be further studied for eventual application to human therapy
Short answer: You're less distracted by your native tongue.
Before operating within a living womb, they had to practice.
Last week was a busy one in Congress for climate legislation. But signals have been mixed