Discovering otherwise undetected shipwrecks scattered throughout the oceans could shed light on previously lost history
The LIGO experiment has confirmed Albert Einstein’s prediction of ripples in spacetime and promises to open a new era of astrophysics
An unusual 5–4 decision halts the federal effort to curb carbon dioxide emissions from power plants while the court battle continues
Satellite-based navigation proved its mettle during the 1991 Persian Gulf War, leading to what some say is an overdependence on “jammable” GPS technology
A look at manufacturing, much of devoted to filling the needs of the belligerants of the war
The genetic-testing company's real goal is to hoard your personal data
Inspired by the the octopus, engineers are creating robots that can twist their way around problems that rigid robots can’t handle.This article was reproduced with permission and was first published on February 3, 2016. It is a Nature Video production.