From reviving extinct species to hunting for dark matter, can a single scientist transform biology--and our lives?
It's been gone since 1983, but the Lazarus Project has brought it back to life.
It's just like Jurassic Park, except for real, and also with several key practical differences!
The first sequencing of a complex protein from an extinct species
Yevgeny Salinder found an extraordinarily well-preserved fossil in northern Russia (complete with its 1.5-meter-long penis intact!).
A 400,000-year-old fossilized skull could provide a missing link
Researchers at Penn State University announce they are close to cracking the entire DNA set for the now-extinct woolly mammoth
The puzzling fossil is intermediate in size between two species
A taxidermied man, a real-life Wolverine, and a professional farter. Sorry, flatulist.
Everything you ever wanted to know about the memorabilia on display in the traveling Baseball Hall of Fame.
New poll shows Tea Partiers in particular are anti-science.
Correcting some misconceptions about, well, conception.
Learn About These GMO Facts
A Weirdest Thing holiday spectacular.
One of the many amazing inventions that came about by accident.
Science for your smoocheroos.
Plagued by misleading headlines? Go straight to the source.
Excerpt: The Edumacation Book
Or rather, a lack thereof.
Microsoft's Photosynth software will help scan and catalog 3-D models of specimens for analysis over the Web, anywhere