November 25, 2014

9:41 PM | 45 Gifts To Buy For Your Favorite Popular Science Editor In 2014
We like to geek out over all kinds of things here at Popular Science. From retro-cool, to cutting-edge, to future-tech there's nothing like a good gizmo to get our gears…

November 12, 2014

3:00 PM | The Editor's Letter From The December 2014 Issue Of Popular Science
A Vision Of Tomorrow Marius Bugge Every June, the editors at Popular Science gather for the first Best of What’s New meeting. BOWN, as we affectionately call it, has run as our December cover story for more than a quarter century, and in many respects it represents the best of what we do. It is an unabashed celebration of the year’s greatest innovations, a glimpse of the future as it’s unfolding. Over the decades, we have made some good calls. We […]

November 08, 2014

4:00 PM | Carl Sagan On What Life On Mars Would Be Like
Carl Sagan PBS For the September 1972 issue, Popular Science sat down for an interview with Carl Sagan about our rusty neighbor, Mars. For several months before then, NASA spaceprobe Mariner 9 had been sending back thousands of photographs of the planet's surface which raised more questions than they answered. The man who reminded us we are all made of starstuff dissected some of Mars' mysteries in his trademark educational and awe-inspiring […]
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