Research & Innovations

This plant may have made Vikings go berserk before battle

A new material made from spider silk and trees could replace plastic

Scientists taught rats how to play hide-and-seek and they really got into it

11 ways graphene could change the world

The planet is getting so hot, we'll soon be wearing air conditioners

A new food made from carbon dioxide could be a game changer for our planet — and beyond

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