Worst Science Jobs II: Number 9
Bust out the bug repellant
A new study finds that natural selection selected for flexibility in one bacteria species.
More than 50 of the most dangerous, disgusting, humiliating and just plain bad professions
Microbes that eat and breathe electricity have forced scientists to reimagine how life works—on this planet and others
A huge step forward for the long-term survival of those with serious melanoma.
Ten of the brightest minds in science fiction imagine how we will live—on Earth and beyond—in the decades and centuries to come.
This is the first time doctors have used DNA sequencing for emergency diagnosis and treatment.
But critics say the program won't actually change how much antibiotics pigs, chickens and other animals consume.
What is...Toronto (General Hospital)?
I, for one, welcome our new unicellular overlords.
Interviews with doctors suggest the Lone Star tick, and the allergy to sugars in red meat that it can cause, is on the rise.
Trapping and preserving biomarkers will help doctors detect cancer sooner
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention sums up the scene for bacterial infections that should be curable with antibiotics—but aren't.
Researchers have revealed the Heartland Virus is Widespread in America
Pennsylvaniaâ€™s tech-savvy attack on the West Nile virus.
Tollbooths, ATMs, doctors' offices, online chat: You leave critical personal data behind wherever you go. Let's follow one American as he scatters his digital DNA.
Pigs are offering new possibilities for studying Alzheimer's disease
Air: It's one of the world's most important, least understood, and possibly life-saving substances
We asked a writer to notice and decode the science claims he heard on a typical day. They averaged one every 10 minutes. And they weren't very scientific.