Research & Innovations

Irish teen wins Google Science Fair with project to remove microplastics from water

Searching for aliens in the town with no WiFi

Bugs experience chronic pain, too

The scientists are gone, but this ghost lab is still doing vital research

Why not wearing shoes does a body good

These students came up with an ingenious way to keep buildings cool

The huge carbon footprint of cement (and what we can do about it)

On maiden voyage, Boaty McBoatface identifies significant culprit in rising sea levels

Scientists have built a foam armor that stops bullets as well as heavy steel

She may sidestep the Einstein references, but this theoretical physicist is one to watch

Scientists develop a super-strong wood that completely reflects the sun's heat

Scientists have made the loudest sound humanly possible