From studies of “geometric frustration,” scientists learn how paper folds under pressure.
After surviving the descent, the rover sent back this picture from the Martian surface.
Cygnus X-1, one of the first identified black holes, is much weightier than expected, raising new questions about how such objects form.
Researchers in Japan are enlisting an army of citizens to explore how storms on Earth create extreme bursts of radiation.
Experiment connects three devices with entangled photons, demonstrating a key technique that could enable a future quantum internet.
Simons Senior Fellow and Brown University cosmologist Stephon Alexander joins other scientists in describing how engaging in a creative pursuit can stimulate creativity and foster boldness and tenacity in the lab and beyond.