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Best Science Poems

Below are the all-time best Science poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of science poems written by PoetrySoup members

The Time Traveler - A Visual Art Poem
POTD 6th Sept 2019

When the dawn kisses the dew on all thing that grow
and that first melancholy thought, ponderous and low
questions any relevant notions to...

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Categories: romantic, science fiction,
Form: Dramatic Verse


Can  love then,  be based
on an index of elements
from which one joyfully tumbles,
or drifts into equations, as we wander
toward a rush of serendipity...

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Categories: love, science,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member To Boldly Go
My training at Starfleet was over, they were now deploying me
I was over the moon when they called; I was full of glee
I entered the...

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Categories: science fiction, space,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Alien Feet
ALIEN                        ...

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© SKAT A   Create an image from this poem.
Categories: science, absence, adventure, body, character,
Form: Acrostic
Robot Revolution

Abandon futile attempts to run
Behold the process has begun
Step toward your darkest fear
Let’s flip the switch to a new frontier

Penetrating deep within
Evacuate your mortal sin

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Categories: computer, dark, science fiction,
Form: Rhyme

Premium Member The Ruby Spires
there, among those Ruby Spires
          stood I, a-gazing toward the mist

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Categories: adventure, beauty, science fiction,
Form: Enclosed Rhyme
Visitor - A collaboration with July Morning
POTW 28 January 2018

A beautiful extra-terrestrial female researcher is sent down to a remote island to observe earth and beam her findings back to her...

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Categories: adventure, romance, science fiction,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Terra Incognita

Peering beyond reach of human capacity
I revolve around the sun in a solar orbit,
Looking deep in space for origins of bygone
Going way beyond anyone has...

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Categories: science, space, stars, universe,
Form: Personification
Newton's Law
I was inattentive in Science class one day
When the teacher at random looked my way
I didn't look up, I wouldn't dare
There's no escaping that intense...

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Categories: science, children, funny, humor, humorous,
Form: Rhyme
Who Am I
I am the ring around Saturn
spinning words as particles of ice and dust
with the power to transcend

I am the original chosen to be right here...

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© humble b  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: science, black african american, faith,
Form: Verse
Premium Member The truth about women
Bestowed with femininity,
     wisdom, elegance, and grace,
 exemplifying dignity, 
     daughter of the human race.

X chromosome integrity

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Categories: daughter, mother, people, science,
Form: Rhyme
Big Bang
Your theory makes quite the impression
But I have this nagging obsession
A huge mass of matter
Explodes in a scatter
This is a layman's 'dumb' question

From whence came...

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Categories: funny, science,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Thats a sin
A whole new twist to the same old story
Evil scientist in their laboratories
Creating monsters that live in the night
I often reflect on mankind's plight
As mankind...

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Categories: science, confusion, faith, life, people,
Form: Couplet
Visitor Finale - A collaboration with July Morning
The Story so far…
Makani (The Rising Wind), a beautiful extra-terrestrial researcher is sent to a remote island to observe earth. She finds Sam, a shipwrecked...

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Categories: adventure, romance, science fiction,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Aching Sky
I knelt amidst the mountain's rise,
          beneath the weeping opal skies,

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Categories: science, adventure, beauty, fantasy, imagination,
Form: Rhyme


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Categories: fear, mental illness, science,
Form: Senryu
Premium Member Supernova Bossa Nova
Now I’m ninety solar masses and I grow as I accrete
all the inter-stellar gasses near my neighbors when we meet.
My doctor says I’ve grown too...

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© Eric Cohen  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: dance, introspection, science, star,
Form: Personification
Premium Member Alan, the Astrologer
Hi! I'm Alan
  the astrologer
I used to be 
  a mythologer

Here's the forecast
  for tonight
I'm sure you'll see
  I've got it...

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Categories: planet, science, silly, stars,
Form: Light Verse

Hydrogen to Helium
A fusion formed by gravity
A carbon-based delirium
Molecularly infinite energy

An ancient discipline known as alchemy
We’re consciousness - the explosion - amorous 
We dream...

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Categories: heaven, moon, science, science
Form: Free verse
Terra Firma
Earth playing in space.
Rolling over and over.
Sunrise, sunset, spin!...

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Categories: nature, science, time
Form: Haiku
Star Trek and Captain Kirk's Final Frontier
Kirk: ‘Lt. Uhura, come to my quarters at 1800 hours’
Uhura: ‘Yes captain, might I ask what’s up?’
Kirk: ‘Nothing now but something WILL be at 1800...

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Categories: parody, science fiction,
Form: Narrative
the last word of hunter
As I seize from greener pasture
Forgive me for taking away nature
lives have always been in vain
stopping them from breathing with pain
I toil never to hold...

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© Amin Tres  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: imagination, places, science, science
Form: Personification
Half-Lit Moon
Haze up in the heavens encircles this orb.
Half-dark, half-light, shines from above.
Twinkles of light appear to absorb.
Fractions of darkness within lighted glove,

Speaking to lovers held...

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Categories: science, history, life, love, mystery,
Form: Rhyme
When The Sun Sets
When the sun sets, The stars shine with no regrets. Darkness fills the air, The moon gives light with every care. The darkness is easier...

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Categories: science, adventure, art, fantasy, happiness,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Stunning Revelations from Ancient Maps
Professor Hapgood’s studies on ancient maps were fixed
Einstein said his theories should be added to history’s mix
Perhaps it proved too big a leap for other...

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Categories: history, science, urbanlost, lost,
Form: Quatrain