The secret behind the Em Drive’s thrust, which is real, may be in the long-discarded pilot wave theory.
A new organization, Thorn, has been launched to help victims of a new crime called "sexploitation" in which abusers extort victims over the publication of intimate images.
A new study examines how and why the world’s cultures identify and name colors.
A new system proposes a voucher system for the .S. that could increase organ donations.
20 million ready-but-sterile male mosquitoes are being released in California to reduce local populations.
Scientists develop the first robots capable of merging into a single-minded unit.
The first pop album composed and produced by AI, and Taryn Southern.
Weatherman Alan Sealls of WKRG in Mobile, Alabama knows how to explain Hurricane Irma.
The Three-Body Problem series lays out a powerful case for why we should stop looking for aliens, and solves the Fermi paradox.
Science gone horribly wrong. This infographic presents inventors where wiped out by their own creations.
The FDA approves the first “living drug” cell therapy for childhood leukemia.
Scientists have used CRISPR-Cas9 to clone virus-free piglets as organ donors for humans.
U.S. scientists have successfully repaired DNA in a human embryo for the first time.
Facebook catches two AI chatbots talking in their own strange language.
A physicist demonstrates how life may be a predictable product of thermodynamics.
Some experts take issue with Elon Musk’s frightening warning about AI taking over.
Hyperloop One announces completion of first successful full-system hyperloop test.
New research suggests that Tyrannosaurus Rex could only walk, not run, a big change in its ferocious image.
LHC researchers discover a double-heavy set of quarks that may reveal new insights into the strong force.
Scientists at GW School of Engineering and Applied Science develop a prototype solar panel that captures nearly double the amount of energy from light.