5 reasons to enjoy your ham and cheese sandwich
Yet another way for vegans to offend the mainstream
Even a double dose of the morning-after contraception isn't likely to work.
Our culture celebrates long work days, but they don't make us more productive.
We asked a writer to notice and decode the science claims he heard on a typical day. They averaged one every 10 minutes. And they weren't very scientific.
Behind the scenes in the race to develop a military vehicle that can drive itself.
More than 50 of the most dangerous, disgusting, humiliating and just plain bad professions
A father-and-son team study the science -- and art -- of folding
We asked a writer to notice and decode the science claims he heard on a typical day. they averaged one every 10 minutes. And they werenâ€™t very scientific.
On today's hottest shows, the stars wear lab coats instead of bathing suits. We look behind the scenes at Numb3rs to see how it gets the science right-and why it sometimes needs to get it wrong
This 10,000-rpm, no-pulse artificial heart doesn't resemble an organic heart--and might be all the better for it
The next big breakthrough in synthetic biology just might come from an amateur scientist
Rossi--a lone Italian inventor with no real credentials and a history as a convicted scam artist--has convinced a small army of researchers that his box can harness a new type of nuclear reaction. What if they're right?
The first fitness tracker that could actually help you get in shape, thanks to a goals system that works with your life and sensors that actually track your fitness.
It's a contentious, edgy argument! But it's flawed in just about every way. Here's how to exploit those flaws.
Science blogger Yvette d'Entremont fights pseudoscience with snark
Stories from the coolest day jobs in the world.
Do you side with science on this important issue?
Plagued by misleading headlines? Go straight to the source.
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.
We patrolled the halls of academe. We eavesdropped on the research grapevine. We asked scientists: Whose work is just plain brilliant?
Obesity is booming, yet there are only two medications approved for long-term weight loss. Why is it so hard to make a diet pill that works? For one thing, evolution hates diets