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13-Year-Old Designs Super-Efficient Solar Array Based on the Fibonacci Sequence
Plenty of us head into the woods to find inspiration. Aidan Dwyer, 13, went to the woods and had a...
How The First Crowdsourced Military Vehicle Can Remake the Future of Defense Manufacturing
DARPA's community-designed FLYPMODE car was presented to President Obama last week
Russia Plans Cupertino 2, a Scientific City Modeled on Silicon Valley
Russia’s oil reserves have given the nation considerable political muscle, but Russian leaders also want to resurrect some scientific grandeur....
Kremlin’s Favorite Innovator Pushes Dubious Science, Russian Researchers Say
Inventor claims breakthroughs come to him under self-induced hypnosis
What kind of lunatic straps jet engines to his back and leaps out of an airplane? The kind of lunatic who may well deliver the personal flying machine of our dreams, that’s what kind. Eric Hagerman reports on a revolutionary Channel crossing
A Dad Who Fought Back
When Brian Hart lost his son to a roadside ambush in Iraq, he channeled his grief into creating an affordable robot that defuses bombs so the troops don’t have to
PopSci’s 6th Annual Brilliant Ten
We visit operating rooms, observatories, and islands full of slightly-less-than-rational monkeys to find the young geniuses who are shaping the future of science