A state-by-state breakdown of policies that could change your community.
His rulings in six previous cases can give us some idea.
Every genius needs a Jarvis
Tomorrow's Congressional hearing will discuss the exploitation of a new frontier
An open letter from PopSci to President Obama about science and the future
The FCC chairman argues that an open Internet is a must for innovation
A dose of tech savvy for the Supreme Court?
PopSci.com does a science and technology background check on Supreme Court Justice David Souter's likely replacements
Also identifies his next area of activism: fighting the influence of lobbyists in government
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
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
When David Hanson set out to build a robotic head, he saw no reason not to make it look just like a human. Then he stumbled into the Uncanny Valley.
Researchers test sexual adaptations in time-traveling brine shrimp
Using smart grid tech, solar panels and energy-efficient appliances to create homes that produce as much energy as they use
Understanding how the brain perceives the passage of time could lead to treatments for mental illnesses. Why does time seem to slow down during a life-threatening situation? Our reporter falls 15 stories to find out
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?
Excerpt: Good Enough
* 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?
Researchers have learned an immune mechanism to control pathogens is similar in humans and amoebae