Grasses—green, neatly trimmed, symbols of civic virtue—shaped the national landscape. They have now outlived their purpose.
Scientists turn to optical illusions to bring the painter's murals back to their original glory.
The future of transportation, as imagined by the company, involves driverless car(toon)s.
A study of prey-catching arachnids sheds new light on the biomechanics of venom-injection.
DARPA-funded technology says it can diagnose anxiety, depression, and PTSD—no human necessary.
A troupe brings a new entry to the bourgeoning field of "drone art."
NASA asks children "to explore how today's technology is bringing tomorrow's dreams closer to reality."
As our sound-making technologies have evolved, so has the beast's distinctive bellow.
First, you'll need some gold. And also some lasers.
The origins of quantitative meteorology
A beverage company is soon to put some sports drink on the lunar surface.
A new program converts ideas into machines.
And it could have hundreds of thousands more of them.
And its rendering stretches almost all the way back to the Big Bang.
The first statistical analysis of the world's glacier distribution offers insight into melting ice.
The cloud may host Beyoncé; as music, it's much more like Sigur Rós.
Plenty of hip-hop artists out-rhyme the Bard.
How digital technology is transforming our relationship with sound
A new tool promises to harness data to help us make better decisions.
At the dawn of social media, Tina Fey created a (very funny) tale that could be remixed and shared endlessly.
With the help of a single space telescope, our knowledge of other worlds is exploding.