MIT neuroscientists showcase ability to plant false memories

The phenomenon of false memory has been well-documented: In many court cases, defendants have been found guilty based on testimony from witnesses and victims who were sure of their recollections, but DNA evidence later overturned the conviction.

Video: This biodiesel plant sits in your kitchen

I love eating bacon, but hate making it. Not only does that smell seem to permeate every inch of the house for hours after, but there’s always the question of what to do with the leftover grease.

PLANT system gives astronauts fresh food in space

When I was little, once a summer my family would travel to the big science museum in Boston, Mass.

Japan battles to prevent nuclear meltdown

Japanese officials are fighting to prevent a meltdown at its Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant.