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February 20, 2019

It’s a controversial idea, but early research is promising, and some parents are forging ahead

February 20, 2019

More than 12 million people worldwide have tested their DNA using consumer tests, but the growing trend belies the products' scientific inaccuracies

February 18, 2019

Lisa Nett encourages students to notice their neighborhood nature

February 14, 2019

“We’re going into a field that isn’t very queer, and we’re going to make it more queer,” says a science and technologies studies major at New York University

February 13, 2019

Sex differences in male and female plants raise some big questions

February 12, 2019

They look gross — especially up close — but the humble roach has a lot to offer researchers developing better antibiotics, robots and even sustainable foods

February 11, 2019

Saber-toothed tigers, giant ground sloths, woolly rhinos and other ice age megafauna are all extinct now — but who or what is to blame remains a mystery

February 7, 2019

Experts offer evidence-based strategies to help parents keep fighting the good fight at the dinner table

February 6, 2019

Artificial intelligence has a lot to offer to patients struggling with their mental health, but experts say we shouldn’t expect it to replace humans

February 4, 2019

They don’t have dating apps, so birds find another way to find a mate

February 1, 2019

"We leave as little mark as possible," says a local rock climbing guide of the sport's environmental impact

January 31, 2019

Physicians should identify new and expecting mothers at risk of depression, a federal task force suggests, and refer them to counseling

January 30, 2019

Warming temperatures are a breeding ground for vulnerabilities in water distribution systems. A new study tackles challenges with maintaining and engineering water systems for a hotter future.

January 23, 2019

From anteaters to red pandas, there's a lot we don't know about large mammals. Undergrad researchers at a Connecticut zoo are working to change that

January 23, 2019

Undetected superbugs weaken the global fight against tuberculosis, experts say, and genetic sequencing provides a way to diagnose evasive strains of the disease.

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