Featured in August 2014
This Grill Packs Power
Going off the grid? Keep the electricity on all night.
When Predators Become Prey
How the same adaptation can make a shark deadly and vulnerable
August 2014: 25 Reasons To Love Drones
Letter From The Editor When Fiction Becomes Reality Features 25 Reasons To Love Drones (And 5 Reasons To Fear Them) … Continued
25 Reasons To Love Drones
And 5 reasons to fear them
The Editor’s Letter From The August 2014 Issue Of Popular Science
Read the full issue online now.
Go Analog With A Resistance-Based Calculator
Old school at its best
Cancer Screening Can Do More Harm Than Good
Catching cancer early doesn't always increase a patient's longevity and wellbeing.
The Age of Antibiotics Is Over
We need new tools to squash superbugs
A Thinking Cap That Boosts Your Brainpower
The Parts A) 9-volt battery: Generates a weak 1.5-milliampere current B) Regulator: Allows researchers to control the electrical juice C) … Continued
A Car That Predicts Danger
How to avert crises in heavy traffic