From holographic sound waves to nanobelt haystacks, this gallery gives a renewed appreciation for scientific exploration.
Striking images and innovative science — from a hydrogel chessboard to floating steel and a thyroid-on-a-chip.
Check out atomic glimpses of graphene ribbons, double bubble microspheres, and a solar evaporator made from bone.
Dehumidifying pendants, the origins of olfactory neurons, microspectrometers, and transforming cancer agents.
From boosterless vaccine platforms to goopy 2D inks and color-changing crystals, here are some of the most striking images collected from our journals.
Living optical fibers, nickel skeletons, and superconducting graphene — this edition of our Science in pictures series contains more incredible images selected by our editors.
Enjoy this gallery of science images featuring a glowing hydrogel fish, microscale flowers, nanoscale fireworks, and more.
Bacteria-killing micromotors, microscopic patchworks, and DNA fibers decorated with self-made “smileys” — science has never looked better.
From patchwork liquid marbles, artificial nerve grafts, and giant perovskites, this gallery features a host of incredible images, bringing life to the research behind them.
From Trojan horses that help sneak therapeutics past the blood–brain barrier to advanced brain models built on microchips, we celebrate innovative science in breathtaking images.