Here's what you should know about genetically engineered meat.
Influenza viruses kill up to 646,000 people worldwide every year.
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A new drug could foil any outbreak
The flu was clearly on our editors' minds, but they seemed to have left the more straightforward reporting to other outlets.
Reefer madness! Pot causes psychosis! Except maybe not.
Scientists have succeed in replicating flu pandemic antibodies from 90 year old survivors
It was a busy weekend for public health officials
Virologists are ending their worldwide bird-flu research hiatus, but they need approval from U.S. funding agencies.
The flu knows how long it has to invade our cells and spread to other humans. So new treatments could fight the virus by resetting its clock.
As the CDC announces the first U.S. death from the swine flu, media outlets wrestle with how to cover the outbreak
Stay tuned for next week's earth-shaking study: obesity linked to weight gain
The latest assessment from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, released in full online today, details what we can and cannot predict about global warming.
This week's Newsweek proclaims that "Heaven Is Real"--a neurologist concludes it after a near-death experience. But how much do we know about those experiences?
Researchers find troublesome influenza viruses close to home.
Keep calm, and keep washing your hands
The Big Question: How many people will it infect this year?
After months of controversy, second bird flu recipe finally published