Don't worry, it's still an awfully mysterious bunch of bears.
They might not have much in common with modern Egyptians.
A drug banned from human consumption in 1938 has made a recent comeback in online bodybuilder forums.
Microbes that eat and breathe electricity have forced scientists to reimagine how life works—on this planet and others
Two Philadelphia doctors are championing an unconventional new treatment for keeping cardiac-arrest victims alive, with as little brain damage as possible: just give them hypothermia
Babies' genomes hold clues that can save their lives, but that same information could be used in far less noble ways. Where should we draw the line?
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
Controversial theorist Aubrey de Grey insists that we are within reach of an engineered cure for aging. Are you prepared to live forever?
The winners of the Nikon Small World microvideography contest
Supercomputing power on a single chip
America is haunted by 100,000 missing persons and 40,000 unidentified sets of remains. Only one lab can truly connect the lost and the dead—and it's revealing the secrets of serial killers in the process
Just as these genetically modified gay mice cain't quit each other
Will a drug already popular among athletes suddenly become a hit with the couch potato crowd? We hope not.
Sadly, Adam and Eve probably didn't date each other.
Is there any difference between an identical twin and a clone?
We must intervene to halt these aging processes, says Aubrey De Grey. the rub is, no one has figured out how
Cell biologists get observational omniscience
Plus, why Esquire's consequence-free drinking method sounds like total bunk.
The heart was created, in part, using skin cells from people with Barth syndrome.
A new method for nanoscale spying on cells' lives.
Your DNA holds the secrets of your ancestry, and at least a dozen companies offer to crack the code. But there's more than a bit of hype here.