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Fukushima underground 'ice wall' aims to slow radioactive build-up

The project, which has been given the go-ahead by a regulatory body, is designed to hamper the build-up of radioactive water around the crippled nuclear plant.

By May 27, 2014


Marvel's 'Jessica Jones' drinks and fights in new Netflix trailers

Barroom brawls and destroyed alarm clocks reveal that Jessica Jones doesn't drink well with others and hates mornings. We'll see her in action on Netflix starting on November 20.

By October 1, 2015


Emma Stone is superhero Spider-Gwen in this parody trailer

A trailer for the fake movie "Spider-Gwen" imagines Peter Parker's girlfriend as the one bitten by a radioactive spider.

By September 29, 2015


Appliance Science: HEPA filters and the physics of fresh air

HEPA air filters promise to take nasty things out of the air, removing cigarette smoke, pollen and other irritants. How do they do this? Appliance Science looks at how HEPA air filters work, and how to tell the real from the fake.

By April 21, 2015


Albert Einstein and Marie Curie as snowflakes? Genius

Download and craft these paper snowflakes in honor of award-winning scientists Albert Einstein, Marie Curie and Erwin Schrödinger.

By December 19, 2014


Krysten Ritter of 'Breaking Bad' to solve mysteries as Jessica Jones

Marvel says "Breaking Bad" actress Krysten Ritter will play the superhero-turned-private investigator in the TV series "Marvel's A.K.A. Jessica Jones" debuting on Netflix in 2015.

By December 8, 2014


Get an Urge SoundBrick Plus portable speaker with NFC for $36.99

Normally $70, this popular speaker comes in your choice of cheerful colors. Plus: a free Imagine Dragons album!

By November 25, 2014


Lockheed Martin's Compact Fusion Reactor could lead to a clean nuclear age (or not)

Lockheed Martin claims to have figured out a way to make nuclear fusion a reality, in a reactor that could fit on the back of a truck. The potential is incredible, but is it reality?

By October 16, 2014


'Man in the Moon' gets a new origin story

Many have assumed the craters roughly forming the shape of a human face on the moon's surface were formed by space rocks, but new research supports the claim that it came from within our only natural satellite.

By October 1, 2014


You could own a window from the Manhattan Project

This window, and the scientists who peered through it, witnessed work that changed the history of our planet. Now it can be yours for about $200,000.

By September 23, 2014