A high-tech beacon encourages not-at-all awkward encounters with wet strangers.
American homes are getting bigger and bigger. But it doesn't need to be that way.
Every day, the Women's National Cycling Team of Afghanistan faces ridicule and threats. And still they ride—with their eyes on the 2020 Olympics.
So why don't cities and transit agencies take more advantage of it?
A photographer finds beauty in a city's declining commercial center.
Forget Skype. Direct, brain-to-brain communication is possible.
And fully 17 percent said they consistently don't have enough to cover basic costs.
Assessing the probability of an "unprecedented 50-year megadrought."
Astronomers have named and mapped the supercluster of galaxies that contains our own.
Students need continued support outside the classroom through strong summer programs and after-school care.
The same tech that’s helping farmers with legal crops is a boon to the agricultural underworld.
If cops can't keep track of their military equipment, should they have it in the first place?
It's not anti-transit or anti-rail driving the skepticism; it's anti-bad rail transit.
Take a trip to a nightmare world full of giant pigeons and animal-headed businessmen.
In the U.S., we're living in two countries: one scourged by heat and the other bitten by cold.
How does Australia's sea trash make it to South America?
The Industrial Revolution gets credit for kicking off the world's human population explosion, but new research suggests we should look further back.
The share of elderly Americans is increasing. National preparedness for their housing needs is not.
How the slob you were paired with freshman year will affect your figure, your mental health, and your drinking habits—for years to come.