A new study finds that having a single extra chromosome may reduce the chance of cancerous tumors. But like everything, it's a balancing act.
China is is upsetting many of its people by forcibly exhuming the dead to clear space for development.
MRI study finds brains of ASD subjects are more symmetrical than typical brains, which makes sense.
Amazon announces a new type of smart brick-and-mortar shopping with no checkouts.
Cognitive scientist Donald H. Hoffman asserts that not only do we invent our own personal views of reality, it’s an evolutionary necessity.
A massive chart of humankind’s 113 spacecraft so far and where they’ve gone.
A researcher is experimenting with an artificial hippocampus to learn how to strengthen and store memories.l
The first clinical trials on humans of CRISPR-Cas9-edited genes has begun in China.
Scientists explain why explosive, disruptive magnetic reconnections occur so mystifyingly often.
Scientists produce a value for the cosmic microwave background that will definitely prove or disprove that the speed of light used to be higher.