Physics and society
An interview with baker and onetime chemical engineer Melissa Weller.
Researchers use infrared light and sophisticated statistics to recognize origin of blood left at possible crime scenes.
While groups have won the Nobel Peace Prize, the science prizes have been limited to three individuals per prize per year.
A new social network map shows a well-connected anti-vaccine movement, now intertwined with coronavirus conspiracy theories.
Isotopes produced in the original Manhattan Project reactors seeded decades of research and even a few Nobel Prizes.
Science is an endeavor of trial and error. Can we find a better way to share the "erroneous" trials?
A next-generation atom smasher would cost billions of dollars. Europe and China both plan to build one, but scientists are debating if it's worth it.
While plenty of apocalypses occur in science fiction, the risks could be shown more realistically, experts argue.