“The human skin is a promising conduit for genetic engineering, as it is the largest and most accessible organ.”
A new study shows how one dietary change in the U.S. could make a 46%-plus dent in greenhouse gas reductions.
A new study finds that cognitive functioning of women is affected by gender-role attitudes within their country.
A new study shows sperm counts have dropped by 59% globally over the last 40 years.
A number of studies presented at the 125th Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association verify yoga's role in curbing depression.
A new study of 46,034 brain scans shows women’s brains are more active than men’s.
In his book, The Attention Merchants, Tim Wu claims we now worship celebrities like deities. This can lead to all sorts of problems.
All 24 cantons would meet at St Stephen's cathedral in Vienna
U.S. scientists have successfully repaired DNA in a human embryo for the first time.
Renowned linguist and public intellectual MIT Professor Noam Chomsky offers his take on the Trump administration and its troubles with Russia.
Another week, another fine selection of comments.
Dementia is a broad term that covers several types of neurodegenerative disorders which affect a person’s ability to think, learn, recall memories, and perform everyday activities. This deterioration of the...
The bad news, the possibility of epidemics. The good news, it may help slow global warming.
Facebook catches two AI chatbots talking in their own strange language.
Hyperloop One completes a first-ever full-track test of hyperloop transportation.
A study surveyed 821 people to find the funniest words in the English language.
The cost-effectiveness of green technology makes it tough to ignore.
There’s surprisingly little evidence that proves recommended courses are the best treatment.
"The quality of homework assigned is so poor that simply getting kids to read replacing homework with self-selected reading was a more powerful alternative," said Professor Richard Allington.