February 19, 2019, 1:44 p.m. by Christian Cotroneo
Instead of burying us in it, plastic could be made to work for us.
Bird foils Large Hadron Collider from destroying us all
November 13, 2009, 9:40 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Mishap is latest in a series of unfortunate events that have befallen world's largest particle accelerator.
DIY cell phone microscope could be life-saving tool
November 12, 2009, 12:52 p.m. by S.A. Rogers
DIY microscope made with $10 of off-the-shelf parts could be a valuable medical tool in developing countries.
Facial profiling: New study shows facial structure can reveal personality
November 3, 2009, 3:03 a.m. by Helen Jupiter
Study connects structure of face to aggressive behavior, but what does it really tell us?
Robot fish to swim in schools and test water quality
November 2, 2009, 6:01 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Researchers are developing robotic fish to swim our waterways and patrol for pollutants.
Students in Finland offer a succinct lesson in commuting
In 1972, a computer model predicted the end of the world — and we're on track
13 optical illusions that will blow your mind
5 brilliant mathematicians and their impact on the modern world
Plane, train or automobile: Which has the biggest footprint?
12 reasons to use a bicycle for transportation