In his latest book, Adam Piore explores how bioengineers are harnessing the latest technologies to unlock untapped abilities in the human body and mind, like translating neural brain patterns of thoughts into written words
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Being around people who are different from us makes us more creative, more diligent and harder-working
Profound empathy may come at a price
New research shows that although we perceive character traits like trustworthiness based on a person’s facial expressions, our perceptions of abilities like strength are influenced by facial structure
An expert on Lou Gehrig's disease explains what we know about this debilitating condition and how Hawking has beaten the odds
Many social animals start to feel itchy after watching one of their fellows scratch, and scientists now have a better understanding of why an itch can spread through a group.