Archivo: Nautilus

Taking account of the drug-resistant germs turning up in rivers and soils.

Santiago Ramón y Cajal recorded his dreams to prove Freud wrong.

“Quantum supremacy” is an epoch-making phrase

The removal of cultural emblems is not the erasure of history but part of it.

Hand gestures signal the emergence of human language.

The holographic principle—with a real hologram.

He ushered symmetry into theoretical physics, then vanished without a trace.

Nils Aall Barricelli showed that organisms evolved by symbiosis and cooperation.

Why we get off on the game—and are better off for it.

What a 16th-century scientist can tell us about the fate of a physicist like David Bohm.