A new technique let scientists spy on immune cells in their natural state. For the first time, scientists have peered into living cells and created videos showing how they function with unprecedented detail.
Scientists say they have made a breakthrough in understanding the cause of both motor neurone disease and a rare form of dementia. They have discovered what causes a protein called FUS to stay in a jelly-like
The National Geographic Instagram account, @natgeo, is one of our favorite things to read and follow. We could spend hours catching up on all the different assignments that they send their photojournalists
You may be wondering what to do, if anything, about your cholesterol levels. Many people, including health professionals, are still puzzling over a groundbreaking revision of cholesterol guidelines that
The promise of a smaller waistline may get you into the gym, but all of your sweating and panting is delivering far more than aesthetic changes. An active lifestyle isn’t all about weight loss. Regular
These promising new treatments are for individuals whose LDL cholesterol levels or cardiovascular risk profiles are not adequately addressed with statins, as well as those who are statin-intolerant. Robert
A new book highlights the diversity of these fuzzy pollinators If you read science news, you've probably heard a lot about the plight of the honey bee. These pollinators are responsible for producing huge
Right now a piano-sized spacecraft is barreling through space at over 3o,000 mph with an important destination: the dwarf planet Pluto and its system of five moons. On Wednesday, the NASA spacecraft, New
All doctor salaries continue to rise with primary care doctor compensation outpacing specialists slightly last year. Primary care physicians reported $241,273 in media compensation in 2014 and specialists
Week's Best Space Pictures In the latest pictures from space, galactic sparklers and smoke that blankets the eastern United States. Feed your need for "heavenly" views of the universe with our picks of
Eating too much sugar is bad for your health. You've heard it before. Excessive consumption can increase your risk for obesity, heart disease and a host of other health complications. The World Health
Parents, take note! The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's vaccine committee has expanded its recommendation for immunization against meningitis B, a rare but potentially deadly strain of meningitis.