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Double darkness: shadows of two failed searches loom over physics. Dec 24, 2016 1033
Science's human side. Book review Aug 20, 2016 399
Despite misuses, statistics still has solid foundation. Book review May 28, 2016 396
To an ancient question, no reply: wonder about civilizations on other worlds goes back centuries. Apr 30, 2016 2273
Better metamaterials through toys: Legos can quickly test new designs for manipulating vibrations. Apr 16, 2016 384
Like birds of a feather, sperm flock together. Brief article Apr 16, 2016 232
New catalytic strategy could aid hydrogen fuel. Brief article Apr 16, 2016 164
The rise of science reconsidered. Book review Mar 19, 2016 440
A brief history of the evolution of physics. Book review Jan 23, 2016 670
Getting a grip on gravity: Einstein's genius reconstructed science's perception of the cosmos. Oct 17, 2015 5198
Centennial books illuminate Einstein's greatest triumph. Book review Oct 17, 2015 728
Nobel laureate finds beauty in science and science in beauty. Book review Sep 19, 2015 380
Special report: dimensions of time. Cover story Jul 25, 2015 9325
How English became science's lingua franca. Book review Jul 25, 2015 415
Max Planck, originator of quantum theory, tormented by war and personal loss. Book review Jun 27, 2015 379
100 years of a transformative idea. Book review May 16, 2015 411
Research can't be right with 'Statistics Done Wrong'. Book review May 16, 2015 371
To Explain the World. Book review Feb 21, 2015 423
Science's good, bad, ugly year. Dec 27, 2014 11604
Enlightening Symbols. Book review Sep 6, 2014 331
Voyaging in Strange Seas: The Great Revolution in Science. Brief article Aug 9, 2014 333
Faraday, Maxwell, and the Electromagnetic Field: How Two Men Revolutionized Physics. Book review Jul 12, 2014 465
Quantum Mechanics: The Theoretical Minimum. Book review Jun 14, 2014 378
Cosmic question mark: the Planck mission's data put a kink in precision cosmology. Apr 5, 2014 2587
Our Mathematical Universe: My Quest for the Ultimate Nature of Reality. Book review Mar 22, 2014 331
Cataloging the connections: viewing the brain as a network may help scientists tackle its complexity. Feb 22, 2014 2645
When the atom went quantum: Bohr's revolutionary atomic theory turns 100. Essay Jul 13, 2013 3501
The Theoretical Minimum: What You Need to Know to Start Doing Physics. Book review Apr 20, 2013 300
Visions of infinity. Book review Mar 23, 2013 297
Naked Statistics. Book review Jan 26, 2013 265
Light in dark: scientists may be on the brink of identifying a mysterious form of matter. Jan 12, 2013 2156
How Ancient Europeans Saw the World. Brief article Dec 1, 2012 298
The Joy of X. Book review Nov 3, 2012 288
Making data work: researchers pursue analogy between statistical evidence and thermodynamics. Essay Sep 8, 2012 2072
Turing's Cathedral: The Origins of the Digital Universe. Book review Sep 8, 2012 313
For news about science, there's one best place. Editorial Aug 11, 2012 424
Celebrating the value of telling the Higgs tale. Jul 28, 2012 407
Behind the Higgs: a primer on a long-sought boson. Cover story Jul 28, 2012 774
Nature's secrets foretold: Higgs discovery celebrates math's power to make predictions about the real world. Jul 28, 2012 1574
Mystery volcano's name revealed despite gag order. Jul 14, 2012 403
Turing's idea still inspires advances in computing. Editorial Jun 30, 2012 404
A mind from math: Alan Turing foresaw machines' potential to mimic brains. Jun 30, 2012 2103
Astronomers pin down Earth's place in universe. Editorial Jun 16, 2012 378
It's not easy, or wise, to suppress nature's secrets. Editorial Jun 2, 2012 399
Dark matter nothing to fear, if it's there or not. Editorial May 19, 2012 405
DNA disease tests should come with warning label. Editorial May 5, 2012 380
When cooking up planets, ice grains add dash of life. Editorial Apr 21, 2012 398
Erasing any doubt that information is physical. Editorial Apr 7, 2012 395
Bits of reality: not just for codes and computers, quantum information holds clues to the nature of the physical universe. Apr 7, 2012 2058
After 90 years of effort, the job remains undone. Editorial Mar 24, 2012 409
By any name, it's science news. Editorial Mar 24, 2012 297
Rise of quantum theory. Brief article Mar 24, 2012 169
On medical news reports, read the warning labels. Editorial Mar 10, 2012 389
In the operas of science, the fat lady never sings. Feb 25, 2012 371
Maybe consciousness will figure itself out someday. Feb 11, 2012 384
Self as symbol: the loopy nature of consciousness trips up scientists studying themselves. Feb 11, 2012 2109
With scientific puzzles, all the pieces have to fit. Editorial Jan 28, 2012 404
Artificial or otherwise, athletes need intelligence. Editorial Jan 14, 2012 388
Empathic rats show that science has a lot to learn. Editorial Dec 31, 2011 415
Turns out that 'junk DNA' wasn't just talking trash. Editorial Dec 17, 2011 404
For a few, all memories are impossible to forget. Editorial Dec 3, 2011 380
To understand the brain, it might help to go 'ome'. Editorial Nov 19, 2011 373
Perhaps physics can also solve economics puzzles. Editorial Nov 5, 2011 365
Don't stop presses yet for faster-than-light neutrinos. Oct 22, 2011 395
For making better bets, brains depend on Bayes. Editorial Oct 8, 2011 372
When wishing upon a star, be careful what you wish. Sep 24, 2011 367
Computers on your skin illustrate science's skills. Editorial Sep 10, 2011 356
Swedish names signify elements of rare value. Editorial Aug 27, 2011 397
Quantum physics axioms back Wheeler's 'it from bit'. Editorial Aug 13, 2011 351
Communicating science encourages cooperation. Jul 30, 2011 346
Jury still out on vitamin D, without court to report to. Editorial Jul 16, 2011 393
Science brings real life to the technologies of fiction. Editorial Jul 2, 2011 335
Finis for the shuttle, new launch for Science News. Jun 18, 2011 361
Textbook science defers to supremacy of Science. Jun 4, 2011 352
Scientific advances stem from surprises in the past. Editorial May 21, 2011 372
Few surprising discoveries rival Rutherford's nucleus. Editorial May 7, 2011 382
Atomic anatomy: a century ago, Ernest Rutherford inaugurated the nuclear age. May 7, 2011 2179
Suggesting risky answers to Top 5 cosmic questions. Editorial Apr 23, 2011 376
Cosmic questions, answers pending. Editorial Apr 23, 2011 279
Are space and time fundamental? Out of the fabric. Apr 23, 2011 1261
The Hidden Reality: Parallel Universes and the Deep Laws of the Cosmos. Brief article Apr 23, 2011 302
Disasters illustrate value of science 'stenography'. Editorial Apr 9, 2011 377
Scientific guesstimation relies on Bayesian brains. Editorial Mar 26, 2011 379
Nothing beats science for building your vocabulary. Mar 12, 2011 368
Warnings of phony science need occasional revisiting. Editorial Feb 26, 2011 398
Scientists might not know hot hand when they see it. Feb 12, 2011 409
Measuring atoms' weights gave science grip on reality. Editorial Jan 29, 2011 393
For defending the body, physics has a game plan. Jan 15, 2011 381
Even with poisonous hype, some science can survive. Editorial Jan 1, 2011 399
Antimatter exemplifies mathematics' prescience. Editorial Dec 18, 2010 372
Climate change is clear, the best response is not. Editorial Dec 4, 2010 385
Mom's past drug use may matter. Brief article Dec 4, 2010 112
Like fate of cat, quantum debate is still unresolved. Editorial Nov 20, 2010 368
Clash of the quantum Titans: after decades of debate, disputes over the mathematical rules governing reality remain unresolved. Nov 20, 2010 4155
The Many Worlds of Hugh Everett III: Multiple Universes, Mutual Assured Destruction, and the Meltdown of a Nuclear Family. Book review Nov 20, 2010 337
A skeptic of quantum theory explains his misgivings. Nov 20, 2010 735
You can't hold the presses as science sorts itself out. Nov 6, 2010 380
Seeking subtle simplicity in science's complexities. Editorial Oct 23, 2010 386
Believing without seeing gives science more power. Editorial Oct 9, 2010 351
Staying on the lookout for rumors disguised as news. Editorial Sep 25, 2010 397

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