As new uses emerge for continuous glucose monitors, questions remain about their utility for people without diabetes
In the wake of COVID successes, cancer vaccines and other innovative treatments are on the way
Educators are taking advantage of Minecraft’s popularity to engage and teach students about modern farming and its impact on the environment
A squid robot is among the latest to take to the seas
Enzymatic recycling might offer a new method of recycling water bottles and other plastics, researchers say
Scientists recently developed a substance that could help plants grow on Mars without the need for an artificial oxygen atmosphere
The discovery of organisms that are new to science has historically required years of field work, but species could become something we create instead of find
An amendment that gives a free pass to genetically modified crops causes legal turmoil
Mimicking the human brain will only hinder the pursuit of true artificial intelligence, says Facebook’s director of AI research.
Dr. Luca Guardabassi is finding new ways to weaken drug-resistant bacteria
Never mind determining whether a robot can be conscious, we can’t even decide what the word means
Having a colonoscopy? Those bowel cleanses remain a necessary inconvenience, but doctors are working to make them less unpleasant
Extinct species may soon be resurrected — but just because we can doesn’t mean we’re ready for them
Two sophisticated techniques could rescue the beloved American chestnut tree — but the riskier approach might work better
Researchers are using biological glow sticks and finely-tuned cameras to look deeper within cells.
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