Do-it-yourself bioengineering and garage-based DNA sequencing let anyone alter the human condition.
As astronomical techniques become more advanced, a team of astrophysicists think they will be able to not only detect the signatures of alien life in exoplanetary atmospheres, but also track its relentless spread throughout the galaxy.
If you've ever wondered why putting a foot outside of the covers at night cools you down on a warm, tossy-turny night, Trace has the answer.
The oldest known flower did not produce showy blooms, but it once thrived in an area that included multiple dinosaurs. Continue reading →
Cheating on a test at school is often looked at as a moral issue, but a recent study suggests the bad behavior could be linked to hormones.
The Royal Society of Biology wants to know which insect is most beloved by United Kingdom citizens and has launched an online poll to find out.
Plants and animals share more in common than we tend to think, with new research finding that both groups respond to stress in similar ways, at least from a biochemical standpoint.
NASA astronaut Scott Kelly is one of two people trying to last a year in space. These are some of his best pictures so far.
+ Load More