How an experimental mind-control technology could hasten the coming of the Singularity.
Biologists discover new worm species on submerged whale carcasses.
How one scientist uses the Xbox 360 to study the human heart.
In a New Technique, Scientists Have Turned Fat Cells into Stem Cells.
Cycles of enamel growth on teeth and bone vary animal to animal.
A white blood cell known as Th-17 might play a pivotal role in autoimmune diseases from psoriasis to rheumatoid arthritis.
The Debate Over Financial Incentives for Organ Donation
Scientists at the Nature Conservancy move a new batch of mollusks into Great South Bay to shore up the clam comeback.
Could prions, the proteins that cause diseases like Mad Cow, also be crucial to normal brain functioning?
New York University researchers gather cavefish in the northeastern Mexican states of Tamaulipas and San Luis Potosi.
NYU scientists shine light on the origins of the blind cavefish.
Studying the early stages of tuberculosis infection could help scientists figure out new ways to tackle the disease.
Scientists are researching ways to use a “gene knockout” technique known as RNA interference to help fight HIV.
This year's Orchid Show at the New York Botanical Gardens is a colorful take on conservation.
New tricks to breed sexier Mediterranean fruit flies could improve control of an important agricultural pest.
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