Turns out, I'm hip to a new trend.
Bill Faloon has pursued immortality for decades. Now he's got lots of company. What does science have to say?
An unexpected payoff.
Researchers have learned another way Staphylococcus aureus evades the immune system
Researchers have found a possible lynchpin stemming from the immune system
Researchers have discovered the benefits of THC in the brain
Researchers Propose A Bacterial Toxin May Be Partly Responsible for A Variety of Diseases
Researchers have developed an antiviral polymer with a wide spectrum
How Candida albicans tells our immune system to stand down
Reservoirs of HIV hide deep within the body. Scientists are now closing in on methods to wipe them out.
Dogs are the best bomb detectors we have. Can scientists do better?
From the Popular Science archive, the story of how Watson, Crick, Wilkins, and Franklin worked out the structure of life.
Scientists have figured out how clots form in the blood, and are using the same method to develop a new class of materials.
Tiny nanoparticles are a huge part of our lives, for better or for worse.
Out of the wild
Bill Andrews has spent two decades unlocking the molecular mechanisms of aging. His mission: to extend the human life span to 150 years--or die trying
Two of the three judges are also scientists
Could be a cure for jet lag
Los Alamos scientist Steen Rasmussen plans to one-up nature by cobbling together a brand-new creature that reproduces and evolves. Is he making a biotech marvel that will do our bidding, or a test-tube-size Frankenstein monster?
Using DNA as his tool kit, he invented a new way to make chemicals.
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