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How Analog Tide Predictors Changed Human History 0 comments
What Happened To the Martian Ocean and Magnetic Field? 115 comments
NSF Awards $74.5 Million To Support Interdisciplinary Cybersecurity Research 8 comments
A Remarkable Number of People Think 'The Martian' Is Based On a True Story 295 comments
Researchers Unable To Replicate Findings of Published Economics Studies 196 comments
Privately Funded Lunar Mission Set a Launch Date For 2017 47 comments
The Mutant Genes Behind the Black Death 127 comments
2015 Nobel Prize In Chemistry Awarded To 3 For DNA Repair 20 comments
Endocannabinoids Contribute To Runner's High 107 comments
Researchers Create 'Habitability Index' For Exoplanets 52 comments
DARPA Jolts the Nervous System With Electricity, Lasers, Sound Waves, and Magnets 34 comments
Team Constructs Silicon 2-qubit Gate, Enabling Construction of Quantum Computers 91 comments
Neutrino 'Flip' Discovery Earns Nobel For Japanese, Canadian Researchers 58 comments
Space Travel For the 1%: Virgin Galactic's $250,000 Tickets Haunt New Mexico Town 233 comments
Study Finds Humans Are Worse Than Radiation For Chernobyl Animals 139 comments
DNA Vaccine Sterilizes Mice, Could Lead To One-Shot Birth Control For Cats, Dogs 153 comments
Review: The Martian 240 comments
B612 Foundation Loses Partnership With NASA; Asteroids Not a Significant Risk 180 comments
Majority of EU Nations Seek Opt-Out From Growing GM Crops 325 comments
3 Scientists Share Nobel For Parastic Disease Breakthroughs 36 comments
An Ice House Design Concept For Mars Bets Long On Liquid Water 63 comments
Vostochny Launch Building Built To the Wrong Size 102 comments
Legionnaires' Bacteria Reemerges In Previously Disinfected Cooling Towers 118 comments
Michigan Mammoth May Have Been Butchered By Humans 41 comments
Apollo-Era Photos Now Up at NASA's Flickr Account, In High-Res 93 comments
Inside the Spaceflight of 'The Martian' 120 comments
The Decline of 'Big Soda': Is Drinking Soda the New Smoking? 568 comments
Cape Verde Boulders Indicate Massive Tsunami 73,000 Years Ago 54 comments
This Machine Produces the Largest Humanmade Waves In the World 64 comments
Moon Express Signs Launch Contract For Possible First Private Lunar Landing 73 comments
NASA Targets Venus, Asteroids With Potential Missions 47 comments
NASA's New Horizons Shows Pluto's Moon Charon Is a Strange, New World 94 comments
Scientists Discover How To Get Kids To Eat Their Vegetables 257 comments
The Case For Going To Phobos Before Going To Mars 149 comments
Foam-Eating Worms May Offer Solution To Mounting Waste 90 comments
Researchers: Thousands of Medical Devices Are Vulnerable To Hacking 29 comments
Dormant Virus Wakes Up In Some Patients With Lou Gehrig's Disease 46 comments
Mars Mission: How Hard? NASA Astronauts Weigh In 41 comments
Treefinder Revokes Software License For Users In Immigrant-Friendly Nations 577 comments
Tracing the Limits of Computation 82 comments
Talking Science and God With the Pope's New Chief Astronomer 268 comments
$20 Million XPRIZE Takes On Carbon Emissions 47 comments
Rogue Biohacking Is Not a Problem 43 comments
ALS Patients Use a Brain Implant To Type 6 Words Per Minute 26 comments
When Schools Overlook Introverts 307 comments
New Nanoparticle Sunblock Is Stronger and Safer, Scientists Say 114 comments
John Harrison: Inventor and Longitude Hero 106 comments
Doctors On Edge As Healthcare Gears Up For 70,000 Ways To Classify Ailments 232 comments
Rosetta's Comet Is Actually 2 Comets Stuck Together 45 comments
Scientists Have Spotted the Signs of Flowing Water On Mars 260 comments
ISRO Launches Astrosat, India's First Dedicated Space Observatory 40 comments
Rare "Healthy" Smokers Lungs Explained 175 comments
Researchers Identify Newer and More Precise System For Genome Editing 33 comments
Hajj Pilgrimage Safety Challenges Crowd Simulator Technology 184 comments
Tonight's Dazzling 'Supermoon' Lunar Eclipse: What You'll See 95 comments
How Can NASA's Road To Mars Be Made More Affordable? 211 comments
Stop Taking All the Fun Out of Science 246 comments
Study: Man-Made Global Warming First Became Evident In the Mid 20th Century 403 comments
Paralyzed Man Uses Own Brainwaves To Walk Again -- No Exoskeleton Required 35 comments
Fukushima: 1,600 Dead From Evacuation Stress 172 comments
Why NASA's Road To Mars Plan Proves That It Should Return To the Moon First 194 comments
Battery Advance Could Lead To a Cleaner Way To Store Energy 147 comments
Making Mining the Asteroids and the Moon Legal 162 comments
An AI Hunts the Wild Animals Carrying Ebola 45 comments
ESA-JAXA Team Wins 'America's Cup of Rocket Science' 20 comments
Who Will Pay For a Commercial Space Station After the End of the ISS? 211 comments
What Ridley Scott Has To Say About the Science In "The Martian" 163 comments
The New Technique That Finds All Known Human Viruses In Your Blood 111 comments
Stem Cell-Derived Brain Mimics Predict Chemical Toxicity 16 comments
Launch Manifest For NASA's "Road To Mars" Takes Shape But Questions Remain 130 comments
Scientists Propose Using Fast Radio Bursts To Chart Universe In 3D 27 comments
Researchers Push For Access To Confidential Government Records of the Public 14 comments
Coke Discloses Millions in Grants for Health Research and Programs 133 comments
Study: People Emit a "Germ Cloud" of Bacteria As Unique As a Fingerprint 78 comments
Researchers Isolate the "Smell of Human Death" 49 comments
US Restarts Hunt For Gravitational Waves With Advanced LIGO 72 comments
Another Pharma Company Recaptures a Generic Medication 372 comments
NASA's Resource Prospector Mission Could Land On the Moon In 2020 57 comments
Let's Not Go To Mars 684 comments
NASA Funded Project Could Mine Asteroids For Water With Sunlight 37 comments
A Wikipedia-Style Tree of Life Emerges 72 comments
Invisibility Cloaking Takes a Big Stride At a Small Scale 18 comments
Image Doctoring Is Tough To Spot, Even When We're Looking For It 61 comments
Former NASA Mission Controller James Oberg Lauds 'The Martian' 55 comments
UK Researcher Applies For Permission To Edit Embryo Genomes 62 comments
The Ethical Issues Surrounding OSU's Lab-Grown Brains 190 comments
Re-Analysis of Medical Study Reverses Conclusions -- Paxil Unsafe For Teenagers 133 comments
2015 Ig Nobel Prizes Honor Bee Stings, Elephant Urination 30 comments
Investigation Finds Exxon Ignored Its Own Early Climate Change Warnings 255 comments
Inside the Pluto Public Relations Machine 58 comments
Wasps Have Injected New Genes Into Butterflies 103 comments
Making Liquid Fuels From Sun and Air 163 comments
NASA Delays Orion's First Manned Flight Until 2023 115 comments
US Navy Limits Use of Whale-Harming Sonar 35 comments
DNA-Based Advertising Redefines Commercial "Ad-Targeting" 31 comments
More Time Outside Tied To Less Nearsightedness In Children 60 comments
Advanced Civilizations Probably Don't Exist In Our Galactic Neighborhood 365 comments
Saturn's Moon Enceladus Has Global Subsurface Ocean 72 comments
Researchers Switch Neurons Off and On Using Noninvasive Ultrasound 37 comments
Blue Origin To Launch Big Rockets From Canaveral's Rechristened Complex 36 71 comments
Damaged Spinal Cord "Rewires" Itself With Help of Electrical Stimulation 30 comments
Law Professor: Genetic Engineering Is (Probably) Protected By the First Amendment 127 comments
UK Labour Party's Support For Homeopathy Grows 414 comments
India Mulls Using Nuclear Power For Its Chandrayaan-2 Mission To the Moon 93 comments
DARPA Working On Robotic Satellite Repair 16 comments
Man Receives a Prosthetic Hand That Allows Him To Feel 45 comments
Arrangement With Science Publisher Raises Questions About Wikipedia's Commitment To Open Access 125 comments
Alabama Will Require Students To Learn About Evolution, Climate Change 591 comments
Big Pharma Hands Out Fitbits To Collect Better Personal Data 70 comments
Cancer Patient Receives 3D-Printed Titanium Sternum and Ribs 38 comments
Why We're Looking For ET All Wrong 275 comments
DNA From Neanderthal Relative May Shake Up Human Family Tree 61 comments
Finding Hope In Cryonics, Despite Glacial Progress 87 comments
The Correlation Between Arts and Crafts and a Nobel Prize 73 comments
NASA Launching 4K TV Channel 41 comments
Why the LHC May Mean the End of Experimental Particle Physics 191 comments
Can The Martian Give NASA's Mars Efforts a Hollywood Bump? 131 comments
The Handheld Analog Computer That Made the Atomic Bomb 45 comments
Elon Musk's Latest Idea: Let's Nuke Mars 261 comments
MIT Physicists Have Finally Cracked Overhand Knots 74 comments
Rupert Murdoch Buys National Geographic Magazine 286 comments
Researchers Say S. African Bones Are From Previously Unknown Human Relative 77 comments
Intel Drops Support For Science Talent Search 115 comments
Close-Up Images Show Ceres' Bright Spots In Great Detail 43 comments
UK Researchers Developing Influenza-Resistant Birds 54 comments
US-Appointed Egg Lobby Paid Food Blogs and Targeted Chef To Crush Vegan Startup 317 comments
Genes and Ancient Remedies May Help Fight Antibiotic Resistance 30 comments
Hedgehog Rovers Hop and Tumble In Microgravity 31 comments
Testing Old Tapes To Save Them 62 comments
EU Parliament Votes To Ban Cloning of Farm Animals 116 comments
Miami Installs Free Public Sunscreen Dispensers In Fight Against Cancer 210 comments
Huge Ritual Arena Discovered Near Stonehenge 126 comments
Whisky Aged On NASA's International Space Station Tastes "Different" 210 comments
Apple's Privacy Policies Are Keeping Data Scientists Away 117 comments
How Calvin Klein's Obsession Is Helping Big Cat Conservation 48 comments
Caltech Astronomers Discover Oldest Galaxy Yet Known 63 comments
Ice-Age Fossils Unearthed At Construction Site In California 44 comments
NASA's Ten-Year Mission To Study All the Ways the Arctic Is Doomed 125 comments
Role Model Bhutan Takes Zen Approach To Climate Change 181 comments
Commercial Space Crew Supporters Posit a Conspiracy Theory Involving Funding Shortages 62 comments
Why the Black Hole Information Paradox Is Such a Problem 172 comments
What Is Open Source Pharma (and Why Should You Care)? 165 comments
Dirty Farm Air May Ward Off Asthma In Children 112 comments
In New Study, HIV Prevention Pill Truvada Is 100% Effective 226 comments
Pentagon Halts Work at Labs For Dangerous Pathogens After Anthrax Scare 50 comments
NASA To 'Lasso' a Comet To Hitchhike Across the Solar System 99 comments
Another Neurodegenerative Disease Linked To a Prion 53 comments
Ada Lovelace and Her Legacy 139 comments
Congressional Testimony: A Surprising Consensus On Climate 370 comments
Completely Paralyzed Man Walks In Robotic Exoskeleton 23 comments
Brain-Eating Amoeba Scoffs At Chlorine In Water Pipes 151 comments
WWII Bomb Shelter Becomes Hi-Tech Salad Farm 122 comments
60,000 Antelope Died In 4 Days, and No One Knows Why 206 comments
New Russian Laboratory To Study Mammoth Cloning 45 comments
UK Health Clinic Accidentally Publishes HIV Status of 800 Patients 65 comments
You Don't Have To Be Good At Math To Learn To Code 616 comments
Can Living In Total Darkness For 5 Days "Reset" the Visual System? 155 comments
China Preparing To Send Crewed Shenzhou 11 To Tiangong 2 Space Station In 2016 54 comments
Hacking Medical Mannequins 35 comments
Machine Learning Could Solve Economists' Math Problem 157 comments
Soyuz Heads To Space Station With New Crew 36 comments
Lack of Sleep Puts You At Higher Risk For Colds, First Experimental Study Finds 86 comments
Carbon Dating Shows Koran May Predate Muhammad 622 comments
Sensor Predicts Which Donated Lungs Will Fail After Transplant 21 comments
Nearly Every Seabird May Be Eating Plastic By 2050 149 comments
World's Most Powerful Digital Camera Sees Construction Green Light 89 comments
3 Category 4 Hurricanes Develop In the Pacific At Once For the First Time 292 comments
Neurologist and Author Oliver Sacks Dead at 82 31 comments
Lights, Camera, Experiment! 14 comments
Magnet-Steered Nano-Fish Could Deliver Drugs and Sweep Body Toxins 37 comments
New Horizons' New Target: Kuiper Belt Ice Chunk 2014 MU69 43 comments
Kristian von Bengston's New Goal: The Moon 24 comments
The View From 2015: Integrated Space Plan's 100-Year Plan 36 comments
In Hawaii, a 6-Person Crew Begins a Year-Long Mars Isolation Experiment 81 comments
John Conway: All Play and No Work For a Genius 55 comments
How Close Are We, Really, To Nuclear Fusion? 399 comments
Ten Dropbox Engineers Build BSD-licensed, Lossless 'Pied Piper' Compression Algorithm 174 comments
How NASA Defended Its Assembly Facility From Hurricane Katrina 59 comments
French Woman Gets €800/month For Electromagnetic-Field 'Disability' 456 comments
'Ingenious' Experiment Closes Loopholes In Quantum Theory 214 comments
Study: More Than Half of Psychological Results Can't Be Reproduced 257 comments
ISRO Successfully Launches Satellite Into Geostationary Orbit 89 comments
Ocean Cleanup Project Completes Great Pacific Garbage Patch Research Expedition 71 comments
Research Suggests How Alien Life Could Spread Across the Galaxy 107 comments
Most Healthcare Managers Admit Their IT Systems Have Been Compromised 122 comments
NASA Scientists Paint Stark Picture of Accelerating Sea Level Rise 382 comments
UNC Scientists Open Source Their Genomic Research 10 comments
You Can Now Be "Buried" On the Moon 72 comments
More Cities Use DNA To Catch Dog Owners Who Don't Pick Up Waste 177 comments
Interviews: L5 Society Cofounder Keith Henson Answers Your Questions 64 comments
NASA Mulls Missions To Neptune and Uranus, Using the Space Launch System 77 comments
US Scientists Successfully 'Switch Off' Cancer Cells 52 comments
Scientific Papers With Shorter Titles Get More Citations 87 comments
Dawn Drops To 1470km Orbit, Snaps Sharper Pictures of Ceres 45 comments
Stephen Hawking Presents Theory On Getting Information Out of a Black Hole 172 comments
'Gynepunks' DIY Gynecology For Underserved Women 59 comments
Fusion Progress: Superheated Gas Kept Stable For 5 Milliseconds 96 comments
The Case For Teaching Ignorance 237 comments
Met Office Loses BBC Weather Forecasting Contract 119 comments
Calls For Funding NASA Commercial Crew Grow 71 comments
Is a Universal Flu Vaccine On the Horizon? 96 comments
Interviews: Dr. Tarek Loubani Answers Your Questions 10 comments
Group Seeks Test For Geoengineering Tool To Fight Climate Change 127 comments
Chinese Scientists Discover Structural Basis of Pre-mRNA Splicing 48 comments
In Germany, a Message-in-a-Bottle Found 108 Years After Its Release 57 comments
Some Observers Perceive the Universe To Be Much Younger Than We Do 139 comments
Re-Examined IceCube Data Firms Up Case For Extra-Galactic Neutrinos 27 comments
Mobile Phone Data Can Track the Spread of Infectious Diseases 21 comments
John S. Lewis On the Space Commodities Market 61 comments
JAXA Prepares To Try Making Whiskey In Space 67 comments
NASA's Hurricane Model Resolution Increases Nearly 10-Fold Since Katrina 89 comments
The Real NASA Technologies In 'The Martian' 60 comments
New Blood-Cleansing Device Removes Pathogens, Toxins From Blood 60 comments
How Viking 1 Won the Martian Space Race 53 comments
MIT Researchers Discover "Metabolic Master Switch" To Control Obesity 381 comments
Intel's Collaborative Cancer Cloud, an Open Platform For Genome-Based Treatments 16 comments
Tiny Pebbles Built the Gas Giant Behemoths 32 comments
HTV-5 On Its Way To the ISS 87 comments
Another Slew of Science Papers Retracted Because of Fraud 186 comments
Former Rep. Louis Stokes, the Man Who Saved the Space Station, Dies At Age 90 50 comments
MIT and Samsung Researching Solid-State Batteries 60 comments
Interviews: Ask Dr. Tarek Loubani About Creating Ultra-Low Cost Medical Devices 54 comments
New Genes May Arise From Junk DNA 110 comments
Researchers Grow Tiny Human Brain In Lab 244 comments
New Tool Allows Scientists To Annotate Media Coverage of Climate Change 185 comments
Enormous Red Sprites Seen From Space 30 comments
Mice Brainpower Boosted With Alteration of a Single Gene 105 comments
Implanted Optogenetic Light Switch Lets Scientists Flip Neurons On and Off 26 comments
Breathing Beijing's Air Is the Equivalent of Smoking Almost 40 Cigarettes a Day 182 comments
Mars One CEO Insists, Our Mars Colonization Plan Is Feasible 147 comments
WearDuino Uses Arduinos to Make Wearable Medical Sensors (Video) 14 comments
Interviews: Ask Engineer and L5 Society Cofounder Keith Henson a Question 111 comments
Police Training Lacks Scientific Input 277 comments
'Drinkable Book' Pages Clean Dirty Drinking Water 89 comments
Could a Digital Pen Change How We Diagnose Brain Function? 23 comments
Georgia Aquarium Battles Federal Government Over Belugas 90 comments
The 10th Anniversary of the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter 18 comments
Donald Trump Thinks Going To Mars Would Be "Wonderful" But There Is a Catch 442 comments
Death Star Science: The Physics Of Destroying An Earth-Sized Planet 173 comments
Registered Clinical Trials Make Positive Findings Vanish 118 comments
How Weather Modeling Gets Better 43 comments
Health Watchdog To Bring Legal Action Against Soylent Over Lead, Cadmium Levels 135 comments
Paywalled Science Journals Under Fire Again 131 comments
XKCD Author's New Unpublished Book Becomes Scientific Best-Seller 90 comments
How California Is Winning the Drought 390 comments
The Lingering Effects of Ebola 19 comments
Evolutionary Robotics 30 comments
Astronomers Discover Nearby 'Young Jupiter' Exoplanet 28 comments
Octopus Genome Sequenced 43 comments
Rosetta Probe's Comet Reaches Closest Approach To the Sun 16 comments
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