These are the 2018 winners of the Vizzies Challenge.
Fluid dynamics experts weigh in on how Ronaldo and Pavard score seemingly impossible goals.
Celebrate with some amazing photos of the fluffy stuff.
The Ocean Discovery XPrize competition announces its semifinalists
A deadly outbreak of cholera followed the 7.0 earthquake that struck Haiti three years ago this week. Jonathan Katz, the only American fulltime staff reporter stationed in Haiti at the time, explains what caused the outbreak--and why it was anything but inevitable.
How science is transforming the sport of MMA fighting
A nearly 6-sigma result says we are now surer than sure that the God particle is real
Arun Majumdar has to decide which researchers will get millions of dollars, and he has to do it fast. He must spark an energy revolution within 20 years, or it's lights out for us all.
At a cocktail convention, McGee and other experts unleash a cutting-edge arsenal of handy science
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Like Darpa on the military side, the new agency for stoking energy innovation awards $151 million to big ideas
Scientists build a big model to watch how things happen in tiny machines
The creator of the Segway is one of the most successful and admired inventors in the world. He leads a team of 300 scientists and engineers devoted to making things that better mankind. But he's not done
Move aside, frat boys
The finalists will go on to Intel's International Science and Engineering Fair in Reno
In this piece from 1921, PopSci subjects the Sultan of Swat to a battery of scientific tests hoping to discover the secret behind his superhuman swing
Behind the scenes at the DARPA Grand Challenge, the 142-mile robot race that died at mile 7
In his lab far from the scene of a crime, Skip Palenik forges unbreakable chains of evidence from dust & detritus. Let's watch the master at work.