Featured in August 2014
RoboClam Is A Digging Machine
Scientists get some tips from one of nature's best diggers.
The 10 Best Things From August 2014
_This article originally appeared in the August 2014 issue of _Popular Science.
A Full-Metal Dress for Electric Exhibitions
Babies’ genomes hold clues that can save their lives, but that same information could be used in far less noble ways. Where should we draw the line?
How I Used a Paint Can to Forge a Rugged Knife [Video]
Hackett relies on his ingenuity to turn spring steel into an edged blade.
Game of Drones
If it flies, it fights.
Welcome To The Lab Of An Apollo Computer Anatomist
Awesome tools for a digital dissection
Ask Anything: Can Humans Smell Fear?
Short answer: It’s up for debate.
The Science of Lightning
A view into some of the rarer types of lightning
Ask Anything: Could Scientists Put Sunscreen In A Pill?
Short answer: They’re trying!