Research & Innovations

Sweat-emitting Brazilian billboards lure Zika-carrying mosquitoes to their death

A rocket-powered maglev sled sets world speed record

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

Flyover Country app lets airline passengers explore the terrain 36,000 feet below

Japan activates its subterranean Fukushima ice wall

World's first 'cyborg olympics' will help millions with physical disabilities

Rotterdam is on a plastic bridge-building spree

Was Isaac Newton seeking the 'philosopher's stone'?

Winner of skyscraper design competition digs down instead of building up

How 6 ant-inspired microrobots can pull a 3,900-pound car

British cemetery could be illuminated by energy generated by the deceased

Artificial intelligence meets real stupidity (and guess who wins?)