The acoustic engineering professor on how we hear, preserving our ears, and the pursuit of aural wonders.
The physics behind reality may be hard to grasp -- but that doesn't mean you can't have fun trying.
A new look at Lepidoptera fanatics spreads its wings wide.
Our fascination with dinosaurs is in no danger of extinction.
The world inside can seem realer than any other.
When animal infections make the jump to human hosts.
How black holes paint the universe, and other wonders of the cosmos.
A guide to understanding what we do when we aren't awake.
Backstabbing and lies in the lab, with a Nobel Prize on the line.
The story of the computer's creation.
Forget about the Big Bang. Why would there be anything to bang at all?
An unexpected inheritance meets a family's religious fervor, with calamitous results.
A neuroscientist looks at the power of feeling good.
A revealing and inspiring look at where and how scientific ideas take shape.
The most abundant life form on earth holds surprising secrets about humanity.
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