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Sharing doesn’t make you a sucker. This scientist has the numbers to prove it.
With the Human Generosity Project, Athena Aktipis wants to show that cooperation makes humans stronger.
We’re finally figuring out how to forecast the flu—and this season isn’t looking good
The models hint at an early peaking, extra-intense influenza bug this year.
Even carbon-hungry plants can’t save us from climate change
If these soils could talk, they'd spell doom.
This Is The Best Model Of The Sun’s Magnetic Field, And It’s Hypnotizing
A very pretty way to predict the solar storms that could take out our power grids
Why Is America’s Weather Model Falling Short of Europe’s?
The uncertainty of Hurricane Joaquin stirs up underlying problems
Here’s How Disease Spreads In A Hospital Ward
Maybe it’s worth splurging on that private hospital room
Scientific Model Determines Where You Should Hide In The Zombie Outbreak
Run for the hills; or better yet, live there already
Creating Buildings Out Of Data
An architecture firm is mining troves of info to build better
Why Underwater Robots Should Swim Like Stingrays
A stingray's efficient way of moving through the water could help engineers design better underwater robots.
What Manhattan Would Look Like In A Nuclear Blast [Infographic]
The latest nuclear-explosion modeling program includes eye-level views from hypothetical ground zeros.