Forget algebra homework: try building spaceships, operating a nuclear reactor or listening in to distant galaxies
Or at least keep your teeth cavity-free. A growing chorus of medical researchers say our bacteria-killing zealotry is misguided. Instead of fighting bugs, they argue, we should train them to do our bidding and then set them loose in our bodies. The trouble is keeping them there
Not every student falls asleep at the thought of doing another lab. For a fortunate few, homework means setting off bombs, making lightning, crashing cars, and unleashing 100mph winds. Come meet the luckiest students in the country inside (with video)
After a week of swine flu hysteria, PopSci.com takes a look back at the history of pandemic flu
Progress in Ebola Vaccine Trials Suggests We May Soon See The End Of Ebola Epidemics
Researchers have learned an immune mechanism to control pathogens is similar in humans and amoebae
Researchers track immune cells during influenza infection
Post-9/11 laws protect Americans from the mishandling of potential bioterror agents. They could also slow down some vital medical research.
How science can give us more diverse and flavorful brews
When the temperature goes up, so do the numbers of healthcare infections.
Paenibacillus vortex has an ingenious technique to evade antibiotics during its journeys
A natural technique helps keep hop crops safe from a nasty disease
Researchers have revealed the Heartland Virus is Widespread in America
One day we may look to biological rather than physical storage of data...just not yet.
Eastern Equine Encephalitis Virus is rare in America but a dynamic between birds and mosquitoes may make it more common.