What could go wrong if we send all our food safety experts home while the government settles its dumb argument? Oh wait.
Much faster than previous tests
Cute and contagious beasts
No caffeine? Say it ain't so, science!
Previous attempts to transplant uteri have largely failed.
Plus, some of the other astonishing finalists
By observing the seahorse's unusual sex roles, scientists hope to learn more about how they came to be
Correcting some misconceptions about, well, conception.
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
Why is it so hard to pinpoint ancient diseases?
A single outbreak of norovirus—or any foodborne illness—can cost quite a lot.
The things that parents do and eat can change what traits they pass on to their unborn babies--but scientists are saying it's too soon to be giving pregnancy advice based on epigenetics studies.
The internet knows a lot about you. It takes outlaw tactics to opt out.
Fact-checking Todd Akin
A first-of-its-kind study tracks the health of women who are denied abortions.
Overweight moms who underestimate weight gain more
Study shows pesticide levels likely linked to birth defects in babies conceived during spring and summer months
Ants, minus the venom
The government shutdown is harming important scientific work in many ways, a Nature editorial this week reminds us.