• Steven Avery Administered Brain Fingerprinting Test

    Steven Avery was administered a "brain fingerprinting" test during a recent episode of Making a Murderer, Part 2. So what exactly is brain fingerprinting?

  • SpaceX Live Stream: Watch Webcast About the Moon Flight

  • Rivers Flood Often During Hurricanes, but Get Less Attention Than Coastlines

  • Petrichor: Why You Can Smell Rain

  • Why We Need Helium More Than Ever 150 Years After Its Discovery

  • Genetically Modified Mosquitoes Could Curb Disease Transmission

    For billions of people mosquitoes are more than a nuisance--they transmit deadly diseases. Genetic modification may prove the most effective defense against the mosquito, preventing disease.

  • Tons of Plastic Trash Enter the Great Lakes Every Year – Where Does It Go?

  • Kelvin Droegemeier: A Respected Scientist Joins Trump’s White House

  • Could Different Cultures Teach Us Something About Dementia?

  • The Infantilization of Western Culture

  • What Elephants’ Unique Brain Structures Suggest About Their Mental Abilities

    Cells that transmit nerve impulses in the part of elephants' brains responsible for functions such as learning and memory are structured differently from those of any other mammal.

  • Why Vaccine Opponents Think They Know More Than Medical Experts

  • Humans Gave Leprosy to Armadillos – Now They Are Giving It Back to Us

  • Designed to Deceive: How Gambling Distorts Reality & Hooks Your Brain

  • Dewayne Johnson: What’s Next After Jury Finds Monsanto Liable in Roundup Cancer Trial

  • Breast Implants to Ice Cube Trays: How Silicone Took Over Our Kitchens

  • Toxic Red Tide: What’s Causing Florida’s Algae Crisis?

  • Climate Change & Wildfires: How Do We Know If There’s a Link?

  • CRISPR & ‘Genome Vandalism: What We Know

  • Genetic Testing: Should I Get Tested for Alzheimer’s Risk?

    Alzheimer's is not only the third leading cause of death in the U.S. but also the most dreaded diagnosis. Genetic testing can help determine susceptibility, but knowing whether to test isn't easy.

  • Does Monsanto’s Roundup Cause Cancer?

  • How Summer & Diet Damage Your DNA & What You Can Do

  • Are We Alone? The Question Is Worthy of Serious Scientific Study

  • Milking Cows for Data – Not Just Dairy Products

  • Extreme Stress in Childhood Is Toxic to Your DNA

    Separating children from their parents is not just a psychological stress, it's a DNA stress.

  • Is Being Hangry a Real Thing? Here’s the Science Behind the Feeling

  • Should I Kill Spiders in My Home? An Entomologist Explains Why Not To

  • Guillermo Haro: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Stephen Hawking’s Kids: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Stephen Hawking & Time Travel: Did He Believe It Was Possible?

    Did Stephen Hawking believe it was possible to travel back in time or travel into the future? Here is exactly what he thought we could and could not do.