It could take years to learn how long infected men can sexually transmit the virus
Rather than relying on symptoms, scientists are developing a “brain circuits first” approach to mental health.
Even without microcephaly, seizures and developmental delays may appear in the months following birth
The genetic-testing company's real goal is to hoard your personal data
In a hydration-obsessed culture, people can and do drink themselves to death.
Whenever I see my 10-year-old daughter brimming over with so much energy that she jumps up in the middle of supper to run around the table, I think to myself, “those young mitochondria.” Mitochondria are our cells’ energy dynamos.
One lab is using slow motion footage of people sneezing to study the physics of these disease-spreading expulsions.This video was reproduced with permission and was first published on May 31, 2016. It is a Nature Video production.