It could one day be used to treat your dog.
Behold the mongoose plant!
Coaxing T cells to combat genital herpes at the source is good. Talking them into blocking HIV is even better.
New research says our immune systems dictate attraction
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New study places drinking problems in employers' hands
The most detailed microscopic crystallography image ever created
Like a delicious, biocompatible computer
A look at where the median cost of beer and hourly wage intersect in countries across the globe.
Just how many hours of Wii Fit Bowling does it take to burn one (conservatively portioned) meal?
Virologists are ending their worldwide bird-flu research hiatus, but they need approval from U.S. funding agencies.
The eruption of Eyjafjallajökull gave scientists a chance to test a high-stakes geoengineering idea.
A few new studies, including one meta-analysis, suggest brain games don't make you any better at anything but playing brain games.
It's cute! But not a major step forward for feline cognition.
As the first potentially deadly hurricane of the season nears the Gulf Coast, government employees are working around the clock to monitor it and issue warnings. And they're doing it for free, because of the government shutdown.
Even a double dose of the morning-after contraception isn't likely to work.
Ten years ago, South Korean geneticist Woo Suk Hwang was caught making up data about cloning human stem cells.
You might not get the comic you were hoping for
A response from Michael Halpern, Program Manager of the Union of Concerned Scientists' Center for Science and Democracy
Mark Zuckerberg and fellow tech leaders fund annual prizes worth $22 million