All Stories by Science News Staff

  1. Science & Society

    These are the most popular Science News stories of 2023

    Science News drew over 21 million visitors to our website this year. Here’s a look back at the most-read and most-watched stories of 2023.

  2. Science & Society

    These are Science News’ favorite books of 2023

    Books about deadly fungi, the science of preventing roadkill, trips to other planets and the true nature of math grabbed our attention this year.

  3. Science & Society

    Here are 10 early-career scientists you should know about in 2023

    Researchers on this year's SN 10: Scientists to Watch list are shaping our future and our understanding of ourselves.

  4. Readers react to mysterious protists, bird brains, more

  5. Readers discuss Indigenous healing, an experimental depression treatment and more

  6. Readers discuss cutting cake and more

  7. Readers discuss lucid dreaming and sports supplements

  8. Readers discuss JWST’s peek into the early universe and more

  9. Readers ask about cat contraception, big G and more

  10. Readers react to depression in boys and clever ants

  11. Readers react to a revamped insecticide and a chronic pain biomarker

  12. Readers discuss meteorite identification, fly factories and more