22 March 2019

What was the Cold War?

‘I wrote a story that became a legend. Then I discovered it wasn’t true.’

Image: Jupiter Marble

Villain or Visionary? Wernher Von Braun: The Father of Rocket Science

A More Humane Livestock Industry, Brought to You by Crispr

Psychology may help explain why male and female serial killers differ

These x-rays of seeds turn biology into art

Science Says: Tiny ‘water bears’ can teach us about survival

Mongolia’s epic celebration at -40C

USAF Plans For Its “Skyborg” AI Computer Brain To Be Flying Drones In The Next Two Years

The Mortician and the Murderer

Those Midwestern Floods Are Expected to Get Much, Much Worse

Scientists rise up against statistical significance

An Impossible Scenario: Scientists Watch as Heat Moves at the Speed of Sound

The Old Daytime-Drinking, Sexual-Harassing Ways Are Thriving at Lloyd’s

Dirty lies: how the car industry hid the truth about diesel emissions

21 March 2019

Navy Ready to ‘Burn the Boats’ with 2021 Laser Installation on a Destroyer

The Mola Is a Giant Bag of Secrets

‘Mindblowing’ haul of fossils over 500m years old unearthed in China

The Fight to Tame a Swelling River With Dams That May Be Outmatched by Climate Change

A Twin Inside a Twin: In Colombia, an Extraordinary Birth

Video: The Truth About Wasabi [6:41]

The Biology of Death-Feigning

Chop Up a Worm. It Will Regenerate. Scientists Figured Out Why.

‘Super-smeller’ helps develop swab test for Parkinson’s disease

On Pluto, It’s Been Spring Since 1990

An exclusive tour of the restoration of Apollo mission control

LHCb discovers matter-antimatter asymmetry in charm quarks

Edvard Munch’s Scream isn’t screaming, says British Museum

‘There Is No Reason to Cross the U.S. by Train. But I Did It Anyway.’

Stats Experts Plead: Just Say No to P-Hacking

HK G11: The Space-Age Rifle That Never Was

Aging Is a Communication Breakdown

What are the values that drive decision making by AI?

Quantum Machine Appears to Defy Universe’s Push for Disorder

How to move a masterpiece: the secret business of shipping priceless artworks

Clever math enables MRI to map molecules implicated in multiple sclerosis, other diseases

From Pong to Red Dead: Can video game music change the way you play?

20 March 2019

Artificial meat: UK scientists growing ‘bacon’ in labs

Once sacred, the Oracle at Delphi was lost for a millennium. See how it was found.

How a Viral Comet Crash Into Jupiter Helped Popularize the Internet

Fermi Discovers ‘Cannonball’ Pulsar Speeding Through Space

Here’s how airplane crash investigations work, according to an aviation safety expert

Neptune’s Moon Triton Is Destination of Proposed NASA Mission

How one quiet lorry sparked a toxic waste crisis