Hard Science

The future isn't just about what we can build or engineer through technology. Scientists are making groundbreaking discoveries and achieving remarkable breakthroughs in the fields of mathematics, chemistry, astrophysics, biology, and quantum mechanics. And we're doing it every week.  We'll cover the biggest ones by breaking down complex research papers and analyzing the implications of their content.

Only 0.01 percent of human cells were used, but it paves the way for future experiments to combine species.

February 20, 2018

The technique works on potatoes, toast, and even coconuts.

February 19, 2018

And you thought gesticulating wildly had no constructive use.

February 19, 2018

The discovery seemingly defies the laws of physics.

February 17, 2018

Improving emergency response by just one minute could save as many as 10,000 lives every year.

February 16, 2018

It's breathable, flexible, and could make smart clothes mainstream.

February 16, 2018

The data from the new processor matched the data from a traditional computer running the same algorithms.

February 16, 2018

A photograph has the power to capture and communicate the magic, mystery, and meaning of scientific discovery.

February 15, 2018

All it takes are some gene samples and a bit of machine learning.

February 14, 2018

"This opens another door."

February 12, 2018