Laura H Greene probes our macabre fascination with scientific fraud
John Ellis examines the thoughts of theorist Steven Weinberg
Novel spectrometry technique for airport scanners
Phil Charles cleared of sharing astronomy plans with fellow scientists
Robert P Crease explains the enduring popularity of non-SI units, including the ox-day, firkin and litre
A dozen years after it was found, the priority dispute over who discovered dark energy lingers on, says Robert P Crease
Is it unfair that NASA data are immediately made available to all?
Rift in CERN collaboration leads to charge of poor and unethical science
Gordon Brown recognizes 'appalling' treatment of Second World War code breaker
As US President Barack Obama takes office, his leadership will be needed to reduce the dangers of the world’s nuclear weapons and to stop nuclear materials from falling into rogue hands, argue...