George Musser explains the central role of weirdness in physics, and shatters the dreams of those who hope humans can one day tap into psychic powers.
NASA tests the engine for the most powerful rocket ever built, designed for deep-space missions.
A new study sheds light on the evolutionary connection between fish fins and human fingers.
University of California, Irvine physicists may have discovered a new fundamental force of nature.
Researchers possibly identify LUCA, the common ancestor to all life on Earth, and figure out where it lived.
Technically, the knife's metal had extraterrestrial origins.
A Canadian teen who discovered a lost Mayan city via satellite imagery is not backing down from the critics.
Spanish scientists utilize a revolutionary new technique to create sperm from skin in a potential cure for infertility.
Your brain is the neural battleground of science and religion, with religious people and atheists differing in intelligence and empathy. Can the two extremes reconcile?
When Neil deGrasse Tyson recently sat down with infamous whistle blower Edward Snowden, the topic of alien encryption came into the mix.