Sleep is a mysterious aspect of human lives. A team of scientists has discovered that the brain shrinks during sleep, but it does no harm.
A panel of scientists, ethicists and academics have thrown in their support in human gene editing.
Pre-mammalian reptile is the very first animal to produce and use venom.
There is an impending evolutionary arms race between deadly bacteria and antibiotics. Scientists may have found another novel, yet primal, way to make existing drugs more effective against antibiotic resistance.
Rice flour used as substitute for wheat in gluten-free foods increases exposure risk to arsenic and mercury.
Reducing calorie consumption by eating less could slow the aging process at a cellular level.
The new vaccine, developed by investigators from the University of Pennsylvania, has a consistent 100-percent success rate at protecting mice and monkeys from the virus.
Scientists may have finally cracked the code to restoring temperature sensing with the help of an unexpected guest: a pit viper. In a surprising twist, the new material appears to be something people have been encountering in their everyday life.
New species of annelid worms discovered in Antarctica.
A newly discovered species amoeba was named after one of the most influential character in J.R.R. Tolkien's Lords of the Rings due to its uncanny resemblance to the character's hat.
Scientists have unveiled the genetic recipe for making tomatoes taste like actual tomatoes again.
Two children with leukemia are slowly starting to recover after what appears to be a surprisingly new and unique treatment method. The plan was to kill their cancers using a special gene-editing method, and it worked.
Contrary to popular belief, a new study revealed that sitting for extended period of time does not increase the risk of diabetes.
If you think virtual reality (VR) porn could not get any weirder, something takes it to the next level. A new product seeks to bring the sense of smell -- breath, body odor, and panties -- in the realm of VR porn.