Lucky Tran
Lucky Tran

Lucky Tran is a scientist with a PhD in molecular biology from Cambridge, who has worked at the intersection of science research, policy and education in the US, UK and Australia. As a science media maker, he is interested in how science and technology is rapidly changing how we live, as well as the story of growing participation: citizen science, maker movement, and open science. Get in touch at info [a] luckytran.com.

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Feb. 22, 2015

10 Mindblowing GIFs That Explain Hawking's 'Theory of Everything'

The science behind Stephen Hawking’s work, in terms you can actually understand

April 18, 2014

How Close Are We Really to Finding Life in Outer Space?

NASA's recent discovery of Kepler-186f is huge news in humankind's long search for extraterrestrial life. Here's what will happen next.
April 1, 2014

7 Biggest Lies Spread by the Anti-Vaccine Movement, Debunked by Science

Anti-vaxxers cherry-pick facts to push their agenda. The only problem? An actual look at read science proves them comepletely wrong.
March 28, 2014

This is How Rocketships Will Be Fueled in the Future

Is man-made bacteria the next big alternative energy?
March 25, 2014

This Food Could Help Save 2 Million Lives, But Now People Are Fighting to Block It

It could be a game-changer in the fight to solve global malnutrition. So why are we fighting against it?
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March 21, 2014

Scientists Have Learned How to Reconstruct Faces From DNA Samples

Whether it's the mystery of "whodunnit" or a mystery of the past, DNA may just be the right key to solving many of our problems.

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March 19, 2014

Stunning Footage Shows a Marlin Impaling An Oil Rig Pipe

Nature is apparently fighting back against ecological destruction.
March 18, 2014

Watch As the Scientist Who Predicted Big Bang Theory Learns His Research Was Correct

The scientist's reactions are absolutely priceless.
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March 17, 2014

An Engineering Company Is Creating a Robot Army, Inspired by Nature

These robots want to make laborious tasks easier in the factories of the future.
March 14, 2014

14 Beautiful Images That Math Nerds Will Geek Out Over

Math isn't just an abstract, useless concept that we study in school.
March 13, 2014

In One Stunning Graphic, NASA Shows Us What Climate Change Will Do to Earth by 2099

The results will debunk the argument of any climate change denier.

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March 12, 2014

14 Surprising Facts About Caffeine, Explained by Science

The essential scientific facts that everyone needs to know about drinking coffee.
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March 10, 2014

The Most Inspiring Moment of 'Cosmos' Was Seeing This

It perfectly sums up the role of the scientific community, especially to a new generation.
March 9, 2014

9 Astounding Facts We've Learned About Space Since 'Cosmos' Was Last on Television

You might be surprised how much has changed.
March 7, 2014

Never Seen Before: Watch the Disintegration of an Asteroid in Space

This is one of the strangest things Hubble has ever seen.
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March 6, 2014

3 Big Breakthroughs Were Made This Week in the Battle Against HIV

Here's what you need to know.

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March 5, 2014

Climate Change Could Take Away Your Favorite Foods — And Much More

There are plenty of good reasons to act on our stomachs when it comes to climate change.
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March 5, 2014