Research & Innovations

10 pop-culture icons who make us love learning about science

Mariana Trench contains 'extraordinary' levels of toxic pollution

Why robot bees are a great idea

Real-life periodic tables bring elements to life

Scientists invent paper that can be printed with light instead of ink

5 smart tech solutions to water challenges around the world

This bot can fly like a bat — and that's no easy feat

Scientists transform used cooking oil into material that's stronger than steel

See-through robot is a fisherman's dream

Scientists have created metallic hydrogen. Here's how it could change the world

'Smart glasses' automatically focus on whatever wearer is looking at

Identity lies at root of science skepticism