This 10,000-rpm, no-pulse artificial heart doesn't resemble an organic heart--and might be all the better for it
High-speed movie cameras can shoot up to 20 million frames in the blink of an eye. The world is a mighty interesting place in ultimate slo-mo.
Neuroscientists are developing tests that could clarify whether vegetative patients retain any awareness.
The key to good health is all in the wrist.
A rare nod to technology over fundamental physics.
Brett Zarda reports on an intriguing patent application
What a predicted 2013 blast from the sun could mean for the U.S.
A new human trial will chill gunshot victims to keep them alive
'Tis the season for conception.
Rewiring the brain to battle seizures, blindness, and more
The most promising new treatment for severe depression isn't a pill. It's a permanent implant that shocks the brain. Is this what joy looks like?
2312 is available on Amazon.
From arsenic to Prozac to the passage of the Pure Food and Drug Act.
Our August 1991 cover story, in honor of Harry Kroto's passing
Gut-shocking implant zaps appetite
A peek at our nonlethal arsenal