These Are the Most Beautiful Science Labs in the World

Who said that laboratories, research centers and other science institutions have to be boring places? Believe me, architects are doing their bests when it comes to designing the headquarters of such facilities. The following 22 images prove that I am right. » 3/26/15 3:30am Thursday 3:30am

These Scientists Rebuilt Lab Equipment Out Of Legos -- And It Works!

You might be forgiven for thinking that what you're seeing here is a very well-constructed toy. But it's also a fully operational watt balance, the tool that's used to set the standard measurement of a kilogram. » 12/10/14 11:49am 12/10/14 11:49am

Tales Of Lab Experiments Gone Horribly Awry

Sometimes, everything goes beautifully in the lab: Your equipment works perfectly, your data sets are neat, and your results eminently publishable. And then sometimes, everything goes horribly, horribly wrong. These lab stories are all firmly in that second category — and, yes, there WILL be fire. » 7/23/14 4:20pm 7/23/14 4:20pm

Tell Us About The Best Science Experiment You Ever Did!

Whether your last experiment involved combining baking soda and vinegar and calling it a volcano or you took your DIY science efforts pro in a lab, we want to hear about the best experiment you ever did. » 7/23/14 8:00am 7/23/14 8:00am