The quantum world is one in which rules that are completely foreign to our everyday experience dictate bizarre behavior.
Synthetic biology has the power to cure and kill. Have we learned from our past mistakes?
“The very best arguments against God have been formulated by believers.”
The big-picture physics is simple – let gravity do its job.
The book "The Genesis Machine" outlines the promise and peril of synthetic biology, a powerful tool that will allow us to program life like a computer.
In America, Cup Noodles has succeeded by hiding its Japanese roots.
The secret to alleviating chronic back pain may be to treat psychological issues like anxiety and repressed emotions.
Galaxies can die if their star-making stuff is lost. But now it can find its way back.
These bizarre mollusks have the ability to regenerate their bodies and to absorb other organisms' attributes.
A Nazi institute produced a Bible without the Old Testament that portrayed Jesus as an Aryan hero fighting Jewish people.
Antisense oligonucleotide therapy uses small molecules to alter RNA. Researchers have now used those molecules to alleviate a genetic form of blindness.
New research shows that neurons in autistic brains begin to developmentally diverge in early prenatal stages.
CERN’s bold new proposal has physicists confronting the biggest question of all: is building a new collider worth it? If you want to discover anything novel about the natural, physical […]
A 2017 University of Wisconsin-Madison study was the first of it's kind to show structural differences in the psychopathic brain.
Research shows how "aha moments" affect the brain and cause the evolution of creativity.
Nuclear weapons, whale sharks, and how to use both to make eco-tourism more sustainable.
The National Institutes of Health hopes synthetic biology can engineer vaccines that outperform nature.
Our social emotions are now being hijacked by robots.
Clinical studies are underway. How we treat them moving forward matters.
After China stopped accepting recylables, California was put in a tough place.
Richard Lyon's visionary plan for the future of innovation at Berkeley.
Dark matter’s naysayers latched onto one tiny puzzle. This new find may have solved it completely. Imagine the largest cosmic smashup you can. Take the largest gravitationally bound structures we […]
A plan to forgive almost a trillion dollars in debt would solve the student loan debt crisis, but can it work?
Inequality and racism are connected, but maybe not as much as you think.
The rise of anti-scientific thinking and conspiracy is a concerning trend.