Special forces are getting a stealth motorcycle that's silent and deadly May26

Special forces are g...

By Kelsey D. Atherton Military Here comes the dirt bike, beware of the dirt bike. DARPA wants a stealthy, fuel-scavenging hybrid-electric motorcycle for special forces…...

No, menstrual blood does not attract sharks May26

No, menstrual blood ...

By Rachel Feltman Animals It’s safe to surf during shark week. This is a myth that needs to hurry up and die. Find out the facts:…...

NOAA predicts an above average hurricane season for 2017 May26

NOAA predicts an abo...

By Mary Beth Griggs Environment Get ready now. Hurricane season starts next week. Here’s what you should know....

MIT researchers want to make a dumpling that can fold itself May26

MIT researchers want...

By Rachel Feltman Science First stop: Flat-pack pasta. These 2-D films flip up to form pasta shapes when they hit the water. Read on....

Nest Learning Thermostat Review: Smart temperature control that sticks to your schedule May25

Nest Learning Thermo...

By PopSci Staff Gadgets It’s one of the only Wi-Fi thermostats that can learn your daily routine and adjust accordingly. The third generation Nest improves on an already-excellent product....

These tree-climbing goats spread seeds by spitting May25

These tree-climbing ...

By Mary Beth Griggs Animals Look out below. You knew a goat could climb a mountain. Did you know it could climb a tree?...

We finally have the Juno spacecraft's first results on Jupiter May25

We finally have the ...

By Sarah Fecht Space Here are eight surprising things NASA has learned so far. Scientists are still analyzing all the juicy data from Juno’s first flyby of Jupiter, but the first results have just been published....

Scientists are using gene editing to try to slow cancer growth May25

Scientists are using...

By Claire Maldarelli Health With more research, CRISPR could give us a new cancer treatment. A group of researchers recently used the CRISPR gene editing technique to try to eliminate one of the key proteins that allow cancer cells to proliferate out of control....

Study: Magic mushrooms are the safest drug and we should probably all be doing them May25

Study: Magic mushroo...

By Sara Chodosh Health Just kidding, they’re illegal. If you’re looking to play it safe when it comes to illicit substances, look no further than the humble shroom. Read on....

Testing the myth that global warming is leveling off May25

Testing the myth tha...

By Kendra Pierre-Louis Environment Look to the satellite data. Researchers publish a study detailing how the so-called “leveling off” of climate change is not supported by satellite data....