A new wave of preventative cancer vaccines are set to begin trials.
Chemical engineers have developed a way to protect transplanted drug-producing cells from immune system rejection.
Can Detroit get its comeback right?
A revival is occurring, and we sure can use it.
Is it time media outlets stop publishing the names and photographs of mass shooters?
Patients with lung disease could find relief by breathing in messenger RNA molecules.
A new approach to fighting the opioid crisis involves sending letters to doctors after their patients overdose on prescription drugs.
In the 1990s, the two scientists made key discoveries that led to the development of promising new cancer-fighting immunotherapy drugs.
U.S. scientists have successfully repaired DNA in a human embryo for the first time.
Researchers scan the brains of people having strong spiritual experiences.
Right and wrong has never been so gray in the Star Trek Universe. Imagine you’re in a fight with an enemy, and the fight itself isn’t fair. You might have […]
Why the momentum for a sassy Manhattan billionaire and the upsurge in popularity for a no-nonsense Brooklynite?
In “The Numbers Game: Why Everything You Know About Soccer Is Wrong” authors Chris Anderson and David Sally begin their argument with a quote from Bill James: “In sports, what […]
Brooke Martin's iCUPooch, which combines video and dog treats, is one of ten finalists in the Discovery Education 3M Young Scientist Challenge.
Perhaps the most obstructing barrier to treating neurological conditions is quite literally a barrier.
With strikes in American nerve centers such as New York City, Los Angeles, Houston, and even Las Vegas, one artist this summer is waging a one-man World War Z of […]
When painter Andrew Wyeth passed away in 2009, the reclusive painter took many of the secrets behind his art to the grave. When I heard that the Brandywine River Museum […]
Chris Lehmann and I submitted our book to the publisher yesterday: McLeod, S., & Lehmann, C. (Eds.). (in press). What school administrators need to know about digital technologies and social […]
Long week. I gave two exams, so I get to look forward to an exciting weekend of grading. Yup, that is the part of the job that is likely the […]