"I have a hard time saying this with a straight face, but I will: You can teleport a single atom from one place to another," says Chris Monroe, a biophysicist at the University of Maryland. His lab's in
LONDON (Reuters) - The discovery of cells in the brain that act as the body’s internal global positioning system, which won three scientists the Nobel Prize for medicine on Monday, opens an intriguing
One crucial factor in the epidemic spread of Ebola is poverty, says author of a new book about the disease. Though Ebola is unlikely to gain a substantial foothold in the United States, even after the
We're always being told to eat more 'superfoods': broccoli, pomegranate, whatever. But there simply isn't much evidence that it does any good Eat beetroot! Eat kale! Eat mackerel and pomegranate and chard!
Researchers want to harness your stomach bugs in the service of your barbecue Propane, the gas that fuels your barbecue (and perhaps one day your car), may soon have a new, renewable source. Researchers
Russia’s space agency on Monday confirmed that five geckos, launched into space for an experiment on weightlessness and sexual behavior, have died. The federal space agency released a statement saying