Scientific American

Scientific American

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Tesla Motors has received more than 325,000 preorders for its hot new Model 3 electric car even though it will not be available for...

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It is time to face reality, California Institute of Technology theoretical physicist Sean Carroll says: There is just no such thing as God, or...

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People who are slightly overweight but not obese—as defined by their body mass index (BMI)— tend to live longer than their normal-weight counterparts, according...

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There's nothing like that fresh, rain-washed air after a storm, right? "The idea has always been 'the rain is cleaning.'" Mary Gilles, a chemist...

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Here is a picture of the nine-dot problem. The task seems simple enough: connect all nine dots with four straight lines, but, do so...

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It’s still half dark on an April morning when agents with shotguns clamber into a few scuffed dinghies and push off from Oregon’s East...

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“Land Rover in some better breeze at the moment…flying a hull, making some good distance back now in that breeze in the middle of...

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The intense wildfire that has forced thousands of people to evacuate Fort McMurray and surrounding areas in Alberta arrived early in the wildfire season,...

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“Learn from your mistakes.” It’s a familiar adage but people still tend to highlight their successes and sweep their failures under the rug, as...

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The global population is now nearly seven and a half billion. And that’s just humans. Because our planet is also home to one-and-a-half-billion cows,...