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High-fructose corn syrup vs. sugar: Which is actually worse?
Archive Gallery: Wildly Experimental Medical Procedures
In a World First, German Doctors Capture MRI Images of Live Childbirth
Many Fraudulent Stem Cell Beauty Treatments Are Being Sold Online
Why Would You Put Brominated Vegetable Oil in Soda?
How long do microbes like bacteria and viruses live on surfaces in the home at normal room temperatures?
Prototype exoskeleton helps the elderly keep their balance
The Problem with Rogue Microbial Factions and Antibiotic Resistance
Child Suicide, By the Numbers
Enzymatic Plaque Inhibitor Could Put an End to Cavities
Subtle, Yet Sexy: How Pheromones Can Change Your Perception of Attractiveness
Magnetic Brain Stimulation May Trump Drugs For Severe Depression
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Blood Test Could Detect A Genetic Tendency Toward Suicide
What kids know—and don’t know—about COVID-19
Eating soy does not make men grow boobs
Pathogens on the Farm can lead to Economic Endangerment
What actually causes body odor?
Laser Light Could Make Flu Vaccine 7 Times More Effective
Video: New Microscopy Method Can Shoot Real-Time Footage at the Subcellular Level
Whatever Happened to Francis Crick?
2 Percent Of People Can Multitask Well. Are You A Supertasker?
How the pandemic has helped and hurt animals around the world
Penguins Found With Bird Flu Virus, For The First Time
Better Know A Plague: Smallpox
Access to at-home COVID-19 tests will soon become way easier
A novel drug to prevent Lyme disease is now being tested in humans
In New Study, MRI Scans First Provide Way To Diagnose Autism with Near Perfect Accuracy
Why basic biology is so important in biomedical research
What’s the healthiest way to eat a vegetable?
Utah Study Shows Progress In Spray-On Stem Cell Healing Tech
Meet RatCar, a Japanese Robot Car Controlled By a Rat’s Brain
The Fight Against Fake Birth Control
Common Webcams Could Be Used to Continuously Monitor Your Vital Signs
Caffeine and a good night’s rest could help treat chronic pain (at least in mice)
Misconceptions About Conception
Was Quarantine The Right Move?
Micro-Engraved Lenses Give Perfect Vision to Both Near- and Far-Sighted Eyes
Are ultra-long airplane flights bad for your health?
Reading with your baby will help her for the rest of her life
Running might be kind of contagious
Can you ‘deprogram’ people who join cults?
Harvard Reverses Aging Process in Mice, Could Lead to Human Anti-Aging Treatments
The Women Who Removed Birds From People’s Hats
Masks, well-ventilated classrooms, and other precautions are key to reopening schools
Leishmania Parasite: Deadly For Humans, But Good For Flies?
Electrical Stimulation Of Brain Could Induce Lucid Dreaming
Salt might actually make you hungry, not thirsty
Why endurance athletes hit the wall
How to prevent blood clots as airlines squeeze you into tighter spaces
What you can and can’t do after getting a COVID-19 vaccine
The most efficient way to brush and floss
How Scientists Grow Working, Made-To-Order Lungs
What Penguins Can Teach Us About Flu Pandemics
This Microchip Heart Has A Rare Genetic Disease
Why it’s so hard to figure out if acupuncture actually works
New Software Can Digitally Improve Actors’ Physiques in Post-Production
This strange condition could explain why your tongue feels weird
How Sperm Fit Big Things in Small Places
E-Cigarettes Not Harmless, Should Be Regulated Like Cigs, Study Says
This Lung-On-A-Chip Is The First Lab-Ready Mini-Organ to Be Used in Drug Research