It's a favorite theme of evolution deniers even though this ridiculous notion has been debunked a million times—but let's try once more
After the State of the Union address last night, everyone is talking about how best to spend tax dollars. So it seems appropriate to bring this into the conversation.
Psychological researchers suggest that evolutionary thinking is unnatural
Day-to-Day Satellite Photos Reveal the Unfolding Crisis at the Nuclear Power Plant in Japan [Slide Show]
Aerial views of the damage at the Fukushima Daiichi power plant from March 12 to March 17 show signs of the chaotic sequence of events ranging from explosions to fires
The secret weapon in the fight against indoor air pollution—and deforestation—in China might be decomposing human waste
Both moles and humans scare up earthworms through vibrations
Implant credited with long-lost pet's triumphant return
A New Jersey resident generates and stores all the power he needs with solar panels and hydrogen
Midway through the school year, parents and teachers are starting to plan (and fundraise) for winter and spring field trips. Among the most popular destinations is the science museum.
The choices Trump is making bode ill for STEM education - and all public schools
Researchers are developing cameras that can take digital snapshots made up of more than a billion pixels
The history of the battle between creationist and evolutionary theories in the classroom
A group of Darwinian theorists discuss religion in Edinburgh, Scotland
The claims of young-Earth creationists are easily checked and easily countered. And a new book—written by former creationists themselves—does this in substantive, compelling detail...
The future of coal-fired electricity in the U.S. may be on the line right now in Kansas
With a swarm of determined zerglings, a Brood War is currently underway on the East coast. Brood II, a cohort of slumbering cicadas, recently made their way out of the ground in the billions to outnumber the humans in their path 600 to 1 (but don’t be surprised if you don’t see any).
The world's first power facility to capture and store a portion of its carbon dioxide has begun operating in Appalachia
One small island in Denmark is technically 100 percent powered by sustainable sources of energy. Could the experiment succeed anywhere else?
A complex of laboratories and data centers under construction in Kazakhstan is attracting tech entrepreneurs and, more importantly, the money to deliver the goods