Researchers have revealed the Heartland Virus is Widespread in America
Microbes that eat and breathe electricity have forced scientists to reimagine how life works—on this planet and others
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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
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.
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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
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.
With the release of the DSM-5 this month, psychotherapist Gary Greenberg questions whether psychiatry's diagnostic Bible can truly get at the nature of mental suffering.
New research pushes the emergence of HIV into the 19th Century, points to urbanization of Africa as a cause
His skills as a string theorist helped him trace swine flu back to swine and revealed the source of a mysterious salmon plague
Science needs the fearless
Researchers fear that a relentless and virulent fungus could cripple the world's banana monoculture
Researchers have revealed why users are so much more prone to disease