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Congress just got a bumper-crop of scientists. Meet the 11 new science whizzes on Capitol Hill.

Eleven new doctors, engineers, and other scientists will represent Americans in the 116th Congress. Eight are Democrats and three are Republicans.

Scientists in Singapore could soon develop method to stop cancer cells from evolving and becoming drug-resistant

“The cancer cells behave like chameleons, altering their gene expression and cell behaviour to overcome drug treatment," a researcher said.
Verseux holding a frozen bowl of spaghetti, with a fork frozen in mid-air.

Mind-blowing pictures show what it’s like to cook outside in one of the coldest places on Earth

At Antarctica's Concordia Station, it's cold enough to freeze spaghetti in mid-air. Two researchers took their food outside to demonstrate just how extreme conditions there are — and the results are mind-boggling.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un hugs a military scientist after test-launching an intercontinental ballistic missile.

North Korea is not building nuclear weapons to destroy the US or unify Korea — the real reasons are much more surprising

North Korean leader has been called many names — crazy, mad, and "rocket man" — but a nuclear policy expert says his push for nukes make perfect sense.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un watches the launch of a Hwasong-12 missile in this undated photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) on September 16, 2017

Russian scientists in the ’90s may have given North Korea designs for its newest missiles

Pyongyang has slowly learned how to manufacture the parts needed to build the missiles.

Lego is selling a ‘Women of NASA’ set featuring 4 female scientists, engineers, and astronauts

Lego's new "Women of NASA" figurine kit goes on sale November 1 for $25 and includes a mini space shuttle Challenger and Hubble Space Telescope.

The fascinating life of Nikola Tesla, the genius who electrified the world and dreamed up death rays

Nikola Tesla would have been 161 years old on July 10. His inventions paved the way for electric motors, radios, fluorescent lights, lasers, and remote control.

Thousands of people turn out around the world for the March for Science — here are the photos

Scientists and their supporters in more than 400 cities around the world are voicing their support for scientific inquiry on Earth Day.

This astronomer’s poem beautifully explains the monumental discovery of 7 Earth-sized planets

"We just found some planets while we were stargazing; Gather 'round, listen up. These ones are amazing!"

This 12-year-old is trying to solve one of the biggest problems with taking new medications

Seventh grader Sofia Tomov is building algorithms to help doctors prescribe the right medications to patients.