Iran May Move to Create Its Own National Cryptocurrency

A single tweet has fueled great speculation.

February 26, 2018

Are We Living in an “Ancestor Simulation”?

Neil deGrasse Tyson tackles one of sci-fi's biggest questions.

February 26, 2018

Viral Insulin Discovery Suggests Microbes Could Influence Diabetes

These insulin-producing viruses are normally found in fish.

February 22, 2018

A Film Made of Graphene Makes Filtering Dirty Water Easier Than Ever

The "wonder material" could help billions of people around the world access safe drinking water.

February 22, 2018

An Algorithm Knows When Your Kid Is Using Your Phone

It could help make phones inherently child-proof.

February 19, 2018

Fecal Transplants See Success in 90 Percent of Bacterial Gut Infections

This is a totally different type of transplant.

February 16, 2018

Brain-Zapping Pacemaker Implant Could Be a New Treatment for Opioid Addiction

"Few wanted to go through with it. A lot of it has to do with fear of the procedure."

February 15, 2018

This Plane Could Cross the Atlantic in 3.5 Hours. Why Did It Fail?

Why don’t we have supersonic planes today?

February 15, 2018

California Has Set Up A Hotline Due to Invasive, 20-Pound Rodents

And they're nearly three feet long ...

February 13, 2018

Spacex May Be Launching Its First Global Internet Satellites Next Week

Starlink is ever so close to becoming reality.

February 12, 2018