It has no moving parts and could allow us to tap into renewable energy year round.
Searching for dark matter, the XENON collaboration found absolutely nothing out of the ordinary. Here's why that's an extraordinary feat.
Disgusting behavior is often crucial to survival.
Are hardened wood knives and nails coming to a store near you?
A century ago, electric cars were common. The fact that they were almost entirely replaced due to the internal combustion engine is a testament to the glacial pace of battery breakthroughs.
In the age of distraction, don't we all want to read faster and more efficiently?
Europa may be difficult to access. But if a recent study is correct, its subsurface ocean would be more accessible than previously thought.
You may only have a few minutes to prepare.
Wearable technology can help increase lifespan by changing what we know about our dietary needs and creating new ways to exercise.
No amount of success can overcome imposter syndrome without a mindset geared toward growth.
The common drug is called gabapentin, which is currently used to control seizures and manage nerve pain.
If Rome was not built in a day, why do you think you can be?
A doctor once joked that statins will be added to the water supply. Humor aside, the data shows that statins really are a "wonder drug."
The way to understand the earliest moments of creation is to recreate those conditions and study them. Why would we stop now?
“What am I missing?” is a question that journalist Mónica Guzmán thinks more people should start asking.
A second Enlightenment would have a far bigger task: Saving civilization itself.
As droughts threaten water supplies across the planet, some municipalities aim to utilize an untapped resource: sewage water.
This flying car — more properly called an "electric vertical takeoff and landing (eVTOL) vehicle" — will seat five and fly up to 135 mph.
The Jewish prophets, Plato, Sun Tzu, and Buddha all lived in a "golden age" of philosophy that laid the foundation of modern thought.
Historical geniuses used the "creative nap" to give their minds a boost. Apparently, the "hypnagogic state" can help with problem solving.
Out of all the galaxies we know, only a few little ones are missing dark matter. At last, we finally understand why.
The Standard Model may or may not be in trouble, but particle physics definitely needs saving. Here's what the new LHC can do.
The costs of such an endeavor would be extremely high, while the potential payoffs would be uncertain.
The first world that humans should inhabit beyond the Earth is the Moon, not Mars. Here's why terraforming our lunar neighbor is so appealing.
Jean Paul Sartre summed up the existentialist idea of "bad faith" through a waiter who acted a bit too much like a waiter.