Research suggests that gut bacteria may directly affect brain structure and function, offering new ways to treat multiple sclerosis and psychiatric conditions Far from being silent partners that merely
Why Is This Important? Because this could become an invaluable household product that could save us all a lot of trips to the emergency room. Long Story Short A young CEO who invented an algae-based polymer
Space The crash of Virgin Galactic’s prototype commercial tourism spacecraft last fall killed one pilot, and now a dramatic photo has come to light showing how the second pilot survived. The photo shows
A California automotive start-up is hoping their prototype supercar will redefine car manufacturing. The sleek race car dubbed ‘Blade’ didn’t come off an assembly line - but out of a 3D printer. Kevin
The annual meteor display, so-called because it appears to radiate from the constellation Perseus in the north-eastern sky, is a result of Earth’s orbit passing through debris from the comet Swift-Tuttle.
You don’t need a rocket to leave Earth. There’s a slower, gentler trip in the works—and it comes with a cocktail. When Alan Eustace lifted off into space from the New Mexico desert this past October, was
Scientists hoping to uncover the origins of autism have grown a passel of miniature proto-brains in a lab, using reprogrammed skin cells to rewind the clock to the brain's earliest days of development.
Four years ago, Angela Stimpson agreed to donate a kidney to a complete stranger. "The only thing I knew about my recipient was that she was a female and she lived in Bakersfield, Calif.," Stimpson says.
Darwin was baffled by it; Christians see it as evidence of the divine. Will science ever unlock the secrets of the human eye? When the body of Dr Yoshiki Sasai, an eminent Japanese biologist, was discovered
If it seems like everyone you know is doing cooler stuff than you, feeling happier than you, and generally out-pizzazzing you, Martha Beck wants you to know they've got you fooled. By Martha Beck OMG,