Research & Innovation

What are thought viruses?

Scientists create 'wormhole' in the lab that tunnels through magnetic fields

Water-conserving Nebia shower system is the toast of Silicon Valley

Stephen Hawking says data survives black holes

Origami inspires new ways to fold curved objects

Why planes are so good at withstanding lightning strikes

Cosmic neutrinos detected in Antarctic ice

Breakthrough mathematics discovery could forever change how your bathroom is tiled

Why 'The Martian' is NASA's best marketing event in years

Head lice are mutating to resist treatment

Each page from this 'Drinkable Book' can clean 25 gallons of water

Bill Gates and others invest in revolutionary gene-editing technology