Where Does Lost Weight Go? Into Thin Air.

If your resolution is to lose weight this year, have you thought about where exactly that lost fat goes?

The Culture of Tuberculosis

When perusing the biographies of artists, you'll notice that a large number of them had tuberculosis.

Do Adults Need to Drink Milk?

Do we really need to drink so much milk?

“Stupidity Virus?” Not Quite

No, researchers did not find a so-called stupidity virus.

Travel, Quarantine, and the Future of Tuberculosis

A 2007 tuberculosis case teaches us about contagion, travel, and quarantine.

Are Artificial Light Cycles Making Us Sick?

Is an artificial day/night cycle affecting our health?

Embryonic Stem Cells Finally Start to Deliver

The early promise of stem cells might finally be overcoming controversy and paying off.
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Walking Dead: The Science Behind the Zombies

Walking Dead: the science behind the zombies.

Anthrax: The Bacteria that Lays Diabolical Traps

Anthrax sets self-perpetuating booby traps in order to spread itself, researchers have found.

The Origin of Quarantine

The origin of quarantine in public health