Sophie Bushwick is a Senior Editor at Popular Science in New York, New York.
The invisible plastic particles in our poop. Plus organic food and health, changing hurricane patterns, and the waters of Mars.
A sudden bridge collapse in Italy has sparked interest in the safety of structures worldwide.
Researchers are looking for new insights into why the Leaning Tower of Pisa has managed to stay upright over the centuries.
Plus, exploding ants and other science headlines in this week’s News Round-up.
SpaceX successfully launched the Heavy Falcon rocket with two of the three boosters safely landing back onto the launch pad.
New California guidelines muddy the waters on the science of cell phone radiation
Plus, a dire environmental warning and some dietary caution ahead of Thanksgiving.
This year, the Nobel foundation honored researchers studying circadian rhythms, techniques for imaging proteins, and observations of gravitational waves.