December 1st, 2020
10:16 PM
Flood Risks to Low-Income Homes to Triple by 2050
07:14 PM
DeepMind's AI Makes Gigantic Leap in Solving Protein Structures
05:56 PM
China's Chang'e 5 Lands on Moon to Collect Fresh Samples
05:56 PM
The Arecibo Radio Telescope's Massive Platform Has Collapsed
05:04 PM
Take Racism Out of Medical Algorithms
05:04 PM
The Arecibo Radio Telescope's Massive Platform Has Collapsed
03:46 PM
Viruses Can Help Us as Well as Harm Us
03:20 PM
Are We Real? And Other Questions of Physics
03:20 PM
Our Immigration Policy Has Done Terrible Damage to Kids
02:54 PM
Top 10 Emerging Technologies of 2020
02:02 PM
Does Failure Make Victory Seem Sweeter?
02:02 PM
In 2020, Record-Breaking Hurricanes Arrived Early--and Often
01:36 PM
Psilocybin Treatment for Mental Health Gets Legal Framework
01:10 PM
World AIDS Day Is a Grim Reminder That We Have Many Pandemics Going On
01:10 PM
Ultracold Molecule Mystery Solved
01:03 AM
Undersea Earthquakes Reveal Sound Warming Info
November 30th, 2020
04:24 PM
Metal-Breathing Bacteria Synthesize High-Tech Material
04:24 PM
The COVID Science Wars
01:22 PM
The COVID Science Wars
12:56 PM
Take This Quiz to See If You Are a Face 'Super-Recognizer'
November 29th, 2020
06:17 PM
Noah's Spaceship
November 28th, 2020
06:28 PM
The Case for 'Universal Property'
November 27th, 2020
04:03 PM
Moby-Dick and the Galápagos Tortoises
04:03 PM
Sea Angels and Sea Butterflies Reveal Climate Change Consequences
03:11 PM
Don't Throw Away Those Leftovers! Saving Food Will Save Energy
02:19 PM
New Wind Turbine Blades Could be Recycled Instead of Landfilled
01:01 PM
Neighborhood Wealth Dramatically Impacts Home Greenhouse Gas Emissions
November 26th, 2020
11:10 PM
Eating Turkey Does Not Really Make You Sleepy
09:26 PM
Snap, Crackle, Whop--How to Win the Wishbone
05:06 PM
Thanksgiving and the Myth of Native American "Savages"
03:22 PM
Misinformation Has Created a New World Disorder
03:22 PM
Visualizing the Rhythm of Food
02:04 PM
GDP Is the Wrong Tool for Measuring What Matters
01:12 PM
The Psychology of Giving Thanks
November 25th, 2020
09:11 PM
The Foreigners at Your Thanksgiving Table
08:19 PM
Are Toxic Political Conversations Changing How We Feel about Objective Truth?
06:09 PM
Do Wine over Those Brussels Sprouts
04:25 PM
Riskiest Spot for Rising Seas Is 50 Miles from the Ocean
04:25 PM
The Search for Social Identity Leads to "Us" versus "Them"
03:07 PM
A Thanksgiving Meditation in the Face of a Changing Climate
02:15 PM
What We're Thankful for at Scientific American
01:49 PM
Pandemic of Hunger
01:23 PM
Scientists Are Becoming More Politically Engaged
12:57 PM
Echolocation Drains Bats Traveling through Noise
November 24th, 2020
09:48 PM
Duckbill Dino Odyssey Ended in Africa
09:22 PM
Duckbill Dino Odyssey Took Them to Africa
08:30 PM
China's Chang'e-5 Mission Launches to Collect Lunar Samples
08:04 PM
How Misinformation Spreads--and Why We Trust It
08:04 PM
Biden Names John Kerry Climate Envoy
04:36 PM
COVID Models Show How to Avoid Future Lockdowns
03:18 PM
Why Social Media Became the Perfect Incubator for Hoaxes and Misinformation
03:18 PM
The Surprising Mental Toll of COVID
02:26 PM
Scale Up Tutoring to Combat COVID Learning Loss for Disadvantaged Students
01:08 PM
The Scientific Benefits of Social Distancing
01:08 PM
Severe Wildfires Raise the Chance for Future Monstrous Blazes
November 23rd, 2020
09:34 PM
Methane Hits Record High in Atmosphere as Fossil Fuel Companies Diverge
09:08 PM
Bumblebees' Self-Image Gets Them through Tight Spots
08:42 PM
People Drawn to Conspiracy Theories Share a Cluster of Psychological Features
04:48 PM
To Understand How Science Denial Works, Look to History
04:22 PM
Harsh Droughts Can Actually Start Over Oceans
03:04 PM
Yoga May Bolster the Brain Regions Most Affected by Aging
01:20 PM
Distrust Authorities, Including Me
November 22nd, 2020
06:17 PM
We Need a National Institute of Climate Change and Health
03:15 PM
The Noble Gases
November 21st, 2020
06:02 PM
If It Smells like Dirt, Fire Ants Are Interested
03:26 PM
Readers Respond to the July 2020 Issue
November 20th, 2020
08:50 PM
Clues to Puebloan History Drip Away in Melting Ice Caves
08:24 PM
Arecibo Observatory to Close Its Giant Eye on the Sky
03:12 PM
See a Male Seahorse Give Birth
02:20 PM
Doing the Touchy Math on Who Should Get a COVID Vaccine First
01:54 PM
Storm-Surfing Parasites Spread Widely
01:02 PM
Deep Frozen Arctic Microbes Are Waking Up
01:02 PM
New Scientist-Candidates for U.S. Congress Fared Worse Than Expected in 2020
November 19th, 2020
09:54 PM
Evaluating COVID Risk on Planes, Trains and Automobiles
09:02 PM
Information Overload Helps Fake News Spread, and Social Media Knows It