Author: Emiliano Rodriguez Mega

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VIDEO: The brown dwarf hunter

VIDEO: The brown dwarf hunter

One astronomer thinks failed stars will help us understand the origins of celestial objects

By Emiliano Rodríguez Mega | Posted June 15, 2018

This HIV-prevention drug is often not prescribed to those who need it most

This HIV-prevention drug is often not prescribed to those who need it most

The prescription of HIV-prevention pills has lagged, and negative biases towards patients could help explain why

By Emiliano Rodríguez Mega | Posted April 18, 2018

VIDEO: Urban Oasis

VIDEO: Urban Oasis

How a band of renegades created New York’s first community garden

By Emiliano Rodríguez Mega | Posted March 13, 2018

Fighting pests with genetic editing could backfire

Fighting pests with genetic editing could backfire

Invasive species can be voracious jerks but we must find safer ways to eradicate them

By Emiliano Rodríguez Mega | Posted March 5, 2018

Are pets good or bad for your child's allergies?

Are pets good or bad for your child’s allergies?

Here’s what the evidence actually says

By Emiliano Rodríguez Mega | Posted January 31, 2018

PODCAST: In herbs we trust

PODCAST: In herbs we trust

Neglected by the health care system, many immigrants are finding relief in medicinal herbs

By Emiliano Rodríguez Mega | Posted December 9, 2017

A Brazilian city is using DNA to combat the ancient scourge of rats

A Brazilian city is using DNA to combat the ancient scourge of rats

Genetics could make rodent control strategies more efficient

By Emiliano Rodríguez Mega | Posted November 14, 2017

Changes in Ecuador’s ‘seed law’ angers and frustrates scientists

Changes in Ecuador’s ‘seed law’ angers and frustrates scientists

An amendment that gives a free pass to genetically modified crops causes legal turmoil

By Emiliano Rodríguez Mega | Posted November 13, 2017

Sacred jungle medicine tested for hard-to-treat depression

Sacred jungle medicine tested for hard-to-treat depression

Pilot study finds shamanic drink promising, but scientists urge caution

By Emiliano Rodríguez Mega | Posted October 25, 2017