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The 2014 Ig Nobel winners are in, celebrating the best scientific achievements "that first make people laugh, and then makes them think".
This luxurious in-home composter promises to recycle your food waste in a matter of hours.
PBS series "It's Okay To Be Smart" takes a look at how beer is made, and what external factors influence the final product.
Superstring theory and the music of the spheres create the scientific foundation for Grant Morrison's multiple universe-spanning superhero epic Multiversity.
There are few things more annoying than having to unpick a tangled knot of headphones or cables, but scientists say they've found the answer.
The famed astrophysicist says there's a reason some chemical elements are named for places in the US -- and that we don't have to leave those glory days in the past.
New support for Retina graphics helps a lot, but Stephen Wolfram's magnum opus about math, computing, and physics could be so much more.
Australia's government-funded research institute, CSIRO, has opened up its photo archives under Creative Commons. Here's a selection of some fascinating images showing the history of scientific research in Australia.
How can something that tastes so good and is so good for you have such awful repercussions for your breath? The American Chemical Society breaks it down.
While time travel, regeneration and Cybermen might seem like the stuff of fiction, The Science of Doctor Who attempts to find the facts behind the world's longest running science fiction show.