Mouse finding hints that stemlike cells may yet be found in human pancreas
Two new studies connect structural variations to 1 percent of autism cases, a finding that may help unlock the enigmatic disorder's genetic footprint
Researchers hope the effort will speed up the discovery of many diseases's genetic roots
Indoor positioning system technology uses radio, ultrasound or infrared signals to more precisely track locations where GPS signals are blocked
Plus: spying on employees, avoiding car wrecks, artificially grown rat hearts, send in the clones and more ...
Pennsylvania changes course and allows farmers to alert consumers that they do—or don't—ply their dairy cows with hormones
The Food and Drug Administration warns that over-the-counter medications can produce potentially life-threatening side effects
Deep Siren technology would let submarines communicate with ships and shore without compromising stealth
Start-up earthmine inc challenges Google and Microsoft with new maps that provide 360-degree panoramic views of city streets
How to create life from scratch, as explained by SciAm editor David Biello
Judah Folkman developed an effective way to halt tumor growth
New research touts evidence as the strongest to date that he did
Company says new MacBook Air is made from brominated flame retardant–free material and PVC-free internal cables
A rhesus monkey uses thought to make a robot walk, paving the way for paralysis victims to move using brain-powered prosthetic limbs
Diagnosing illnesses could be as easy as breathing.
Deadly call and response recruits stem cells to nourish ticking tumors
Without large grazing herbivores to eat them, acacia trees suffer because of a shift in the ant populations they house
Breakthrough could overcome key obstacle to embryonic stem cell research
Early research shows that taranabant helps to suppress appetite and burn fat.
Magnetic particles turn cell signals on and off