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.

Watch: Is it Better to Walk or Run in the Rain?

Walking means you spend more time in the rain; running means you'll be hitting more raindrops.

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An Electric Revolution: New Study Shows Fluid-Like Motion of Electrons in Graphene

This could revolutionize all nano-electric circuits in computers, phones and more.

August 22, 2017

The Large Synoptic Survey Telescope May Unveil the Secrets of Dark Matter

It could transform our fundamental understanding of the universe.

August 22, 2017

Cyborg Bacteria Could Be the Key to Commercially Viable Artificial Photosynthesis

A natural process has been given a synthetic upgrade.

August 22, 2017

12 Unique Photos of The Eclipse You Really Need to See

These amazing shots prove you didn’t need a fancy camera to capture the eclipse in an unforgettable way.

August 22, 2017

The Geometric Structure That Is Changing Notions of Reality

Researchers have found a geometric structure that could redefine space-time, and provide a quantum theory of gravity.

August 21, 2017

Watch: Why Computers Are Bad at Algebra

The answer lies in the weirdness of floating-point numbers and the computer's perception of a number line.

August 21, 2017

Watch: Singularities Explained

Ubiquitous as they are, making sense of singularities is often a challenge.

August 21, 2017

Why People Believe in Conspiracy Theories – and How to Change Their Minds

Did you know that merely mentioning the myths actually helps to reinforce them?

August 21, 2017

Watch the Live Solar Eclipse Here, Thanks to NASA and Facebook

Couldn't find those last-minute eclipse glasses?

August 21, 2017
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