Somehow, a man coughed up an intact blood clot shaped like a lung passage. On Tuesday, The New England Journal of Medicine tweeted the most recent addition to its photo series of the most visually arresting
A 4,900-year-old skeleton has turned the accepted story of the disease on its head. The troublesome teeth belonged to a woman buried in Sweden. She lived 4,900 years ago, and she died young. Archaeologists
New research finds that a powerful airburst from a meteor colliding with the atmosphere may have wiped out a Bronze Age civilization along the north side of the Dead Sea some 3,700 years ago. While the
The alleged creation of the world's first gene-edited infants was full of technical errors and ethical blunders. Here are the 15 most damning details. Updated on December 4 at 10:55 a.m. ET. Before last
The dining experience is becoming less sociable and more atomized, even as old conceptions of public life wear away. Ever since the first ones opened in 18th-century Paris, restaurants have been paradoxical
The archaeological site of Pompeii, Italy. Getty Images/iStockphoto The archaeological site of Pompeii, Italy. Ildo Frazao, Getty Images/iStockphoto The archaeological site of Pompeii, Italy. Getty Images/iStockphoto
The Founding Fathers relied on deceit in championing American independence—and that has lessons for the present. As we celebrate Thanksgiving weekend, a holiday first declared by George Washington’s presidential
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The world's oldest natural mummy is a 10,700-year-old skeleton found in Nevada, and scientists have just now learned that
• DNA sequencing revealed that the world's oldest natural mummy was of Native American origin, specifically from the Fallon Paiute-Shoshone tribe. • The 10,700-year-old skeleton, known as the "Spirit Mummy,"
Two genetic studies show how the first Native Americans spread through their new continent with incredible speed. Tens of thousands of years ago, two gigantic ice sheets smothered the northernmost parts
We've lost 60 percent of animal populations since 1970. This generation may be last to save nature, report says
Global wildlife population shrank by 60 percent between 1970 and 2014, according to the World Wildlife Fund’s 2018 Living Planet report. "Earth is losing biodiversity at a rate seen only during mass extinctions,"