Rich in stem cells, umbilical cord blood has become a viable alternative to bone marrow transplantation in adults.
-- asks J. from Brooklyn, NY.
Scorpion venom could help treat brain cancer patients.
Nanotechnology could ease the world’s water woes.
A widespread farming practice is adding arsenic to the food chain.
--asks Anonymous from Horseshoe Beach, Florida.
Unusual objects sometimes fall from the sky, courtesy of waterspouts.
Studies suggest alcohol can sharpen mental function in older women.
A New York scientist uses his knowledge of bugs to solve crimes.
--asks Anonymous, from New York, New York.
Smoking imagery in films might be fueling an unhealthy habit among kids.
Finding your long lost twin where you'd never expect to
Aquaculture in the urban environment.
--asks K. Curtin, from Long Island, NY.
Scientists study a color-changing volcanic lake.
The Scienceline Newsletter
Sign up for regular updates.