Two American astronauts living and working on the International Space Station are football fans. Barry "Butch" Wilmore says he'll try to catch the end of the Super Bowl and throw something on "the grill."
Last years blockbuster discovery of gravitational waves turned out to be too good to be true: New data indicates that half of the signal detected by the Antarctica-based telescope was caused by interstellar dust.
The Pew Research Center and the American Association for the Advancement of Sciences found wide opinion gaps on a number of issues relating to science and technology, from climate change to animal research to evolution.
Americans hold science in high regard, but perceive risks and scientific theories very differently from scientists, a new study finds. The public is much more skeptical about the safety of genetically modified foods and pesticides than scientists.