The scent from a giant sea snail may be key to convincing coral-reef-munching starfish to move along and find something else to snack on.
The Science Guy worries that forcing children to believe the world is only 6,000 years old prevents them from thinking critically.
Computer animator Erik Wernquist's gorgeous short film imagines life when we can jet all over our solar system with ease. These beautiful stills highlight the science behind his work..
Not long ago, the Internet was speculating that Comet 67P was on the reddish side, but a new image from the European Space Agency shows the comet goes for gray.
Scientists analyze the past 10 years of silly, avoidable deaths and find that almost 90 percent of the "protagonists" in these scenarios were male.
Rosetta researchers think comets are less likely to be the source of Earth's water than previously thought, which also makes them a great source of fuel for fictional starship warp cores.
Discover everything you need to know about the private sector's race to space in just a few minutes with one colorful and informative infographic.
Quantum dots have been successfully 3D printed into a contact lens, allowing the lens to project beams of light.
It might seem like crowdfunding a portable word processor is very 1980s, but there's never been a better time for one. Plus, this "distraction-free digital typewriter" has a very modern twist.
Fed up with wobbly beach umbrellas that take flight at the slightest breeze? The DrillBeach might be just the thing for you.
NASA unveiled a set of fascinating color maps of some of Saturn's biggest icy moons, improving on a previous set of images captured by the Voyager spacecrafts decades ago.
NASA releases impressive before and after images of some of Saturn's most famous moons, revealing modern color maps with gorgeous detail.
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