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The Uncertainty of Heisenberg's Nazi Bomb Motivations

Albert Einstein, the Big Bang and How We Know What We Know

Researchers discovered that Einstein had a theory similar to the Big Bang, 20 years before anyone else. Learn more on Stuff of Genius.

The Weird Science of Tycho Brahe

Tycho Brahe was an eccentric astronomer. Learn about Brahe's discoveries at Stuff of Genius.

I Was a Teenage Genius

Google opened registration for its 2014 Science Fair. Learn more about the Google Science Fair at Stuff of Genius.

Dismemberment Plan: Lifehand 2 Develops Sensational Prosthetic

Dennis Sorensen became the first amputee to feel through a prosthetic hand. Learn how Silvestro Micera's team designed this bionic limb at Stuff of Genius.

The Silent Lucidity of Keith Hearne's Dream Machine

Keith Hearne patented a machine to control lucid dreams. Learn more about lucid dreaming at Stuff of Genius.

The Titan of Metal

William Kroll invented the process for refining titanium. Learn more about the Kroll Process at Stuff of Genius.

Is Academia Getting In the Way of Today's Geniuses?

Peter Higgs and Randy Shekman criticize flaws in academic publishing. Learn more about their arguments at Stuff of Genius.

Lies, Damn Lies and Wonder Woman

William Moulton Marston invented both the lie detector and Wonder Woman. Learn where both originated at Stuff of Genius.

900 Geniuses: Mary Tinetti

Mary Tinetti received a MacArthur Fellowship for her work in geriatrics. Learn about the risks of falling in the elderly at Stuff of Genius.