Sci & Tech

You’ve heard of the smartphone and the smartwatch, but the smart umbrella? David Rose tells us how everyday objects can be made magical. Read More...

Russian meddling didn't end after Trump was inaugurated. Peter Singer takes us inside Russia's plans for 2018. Read More...

What do we know about our ancestors? Adam Rutherford says if we look hard enough, we can unpack human history through genetics. Read More...

We may be moving baby-making from the bedroom to the lab. Hank Greely walks us through the future of reproduction. Read More...

The average online troll isn’t actually a jerk. One professor found nasty commenters are just average people who might be a little cranky. Read More...

Science gave us penicillin, space travel, and computers. But, it also gave us TNT, guns, and heroin. Paul Offit tells us about when science goes wrong. Read more....

Unlike in music, science has few one-hit wonders. We talk with professor Laszlo Barabasi about how age and skill figure into scientific discoveries. Read more....

Brewster Kahle isn’t just a librarian, he’s the internet’s librarian. And it turns out, that’s a really important job. Read more....

What made America great? Well, according to author Robert Kaplan is has a lot to do with our landscape. Read more....

Winter can be the hardest time of the year to stay in shape: The cold keeps us inside, warm and sedentary. But now that the holidays have passed, many Americans are looking to lose a few pounds in preparation for beach weather. Read more....

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