Philip Ball / August 24, 2016
“Our world no longer looks quite so special”
A new discovery suggests that it happened—but there is more at stake here than archaeology
“Our fate seems closely dependent on the nearest and greatest of the gas giants”
Siddhartha Mukherjee's recent article on epigenetics has drawn heavy criticism—rightly?
It may not be long until they overtake our fastest supercomputers
"Project Starshot" is worthy of admiration for chutzpah alone
Philip Ball / April 4, 2016
Scientists have created a "minimal cell" with just 473 genes—such work could have huge benefits beyond biology
Philip Ball / February 12, 2016
We have found a new way to do astronomy
The claims can't be lightly dismissed, but seeing will be believing.