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Incredibly fast and barely legal

Incredibly fast and barely legal

Nike’s high-tech racing shoes offer athletes an advantage — but how good is too good?

By | Posted August 20, 2018

Does a theory of everything exist?

Does a theory of everything exist?

Some scientists question if the guiding lights of theoretical physics have gone out, and all wonder where the field will go next

By | Posted August 13, 2018

PODCAST: Dog cloning, explained

PODCAST: Dog cloning, explained

This is what it actually takes to clone a dog.

By | Posted August 6, 2018

Millions of men suffer with urinary incontinence in silence

Millions of men suffer with urinary incontinence in silence

When masculinity takes priority over health

By | Posted August 3, 2018

VIDEO: Saving slow lorises using DNA

VIDEO: Saving slow lorises using DNA

Scientist Mary Blair is using genetics to track these Southeast Asian primates rescued from the illegal wildlife trade

By | Posted July 27, 2018

Forty-eight years on an island with wolves

Forty-eight years on an island with wolves

With just two wolves left, Rolf Peterson is pushing for a genetic rescue. He’s about to get it

By | Posted July 23, 2018

Ancient humans may have shaped the planet with fire and rice

Ancient humans may have shaped the planet with fire and rice

Did early humans jump-start global warming?

By | Posted July 20, 2018

A guide to cervical cancer screenings at every age

A guide to cervical cancer screenings at every age

What to know before you go to your annual gynecology appointment

By | Posted July 18, 2018

VIDEO: Soap suds are infecting priceless oil paintings

VIDEO: Soap suds are infecting priceless oil paintings

The crux is in the chemistry.

By | Posted July 16, 2018

The looming threat to America’s favorite fruit

The looming threat to America’s favorite fruit

A deadly banana fungus has spread across Southeast Asia, the Middle East and Australia. Is Latin America next?

By | Posted July 11, 2018