Research shows that delaying the age of smoking among adolescents reduces the risk of lung cancer later in life.
New Wave Foods, a Silicon Valley start-up, has developed synthetic shrimp in a lab. Will fake meat revolutionize the food industry?
Director Steven Soderbergh’s historical drama series, The Knick, brings viewers inside a New York City hospital’s operating room ...
Your turkey is not to blame.
It may have altered the outcome of the Revolutionary War.
Human chimeras are surprisingly common and a wonder of the human reproductive process.
Electroconvulsive therapy, or electroshock, has a bad reputation, but medically its efficacy is well documented, even if nobody knows how it works.
The answer to the question whether a virus is alive isn't so simple.
We review the research on the correlation between height and cancer risk.
The first human head transplant is scheduled for 2017. But the possibility of transplants has transfixed scientists for most of the last century.