Top Scientific Discoveries of 2012
There were many really big moments in science this year. From finding a long, long sought subatomic particle to pushing the limits of extraterrestrial exploration to righting an ethical wrong, science took some big steps in 2012. While they may not all be discoveries exactly, they all will have a major, lasting impact on science and the world. Check out Wired Science’s picks for the biggest discoveries, breakthroughs and moments in science this year.