Ten titles that inspired Technology Review to publish its own collection of sci-fi stories.
There is a 50 per cent chance that time will end within the next 3.7 billion years, according to a new model of the universe
Simulation explains the origin of one of nature’s most important organising principles.
The odd coincidence of stagnating wages and a measure of productivity that excludes machines.
But does it really matter where clean energy is developed and deployed?
A Norwegian study counters previous estimates of how sensitive the planet is to greenhouse gases.
The recent death of Sherwood Rowland, whose work helped us avoid one of the world’s great environmental disasters, should be a reminder that we can’t afford to ignore the lessons of chemistry.
The results of the latest analysis are not entirely reassuring.
For years, claims have circulated that red rain which fell in India in 2001, contained cells unlike any found on Earth. Now new evidence that these cells can reproduce is about to set the debate alive
A new relationship between Benford’s Law and the statistics of fundamental physics may hint at a deeper theory of everything