By Chris Weller | Wed, 07/23/2014 - 17:22
Brain freezes are a natural hazard of life. Here's why we get them.
By Lecia Bushak | Wed, 07/23/2014 - 15:21
Teenage scientist Thomas Hunt is working on a project that aims to find an alternative to chemotherapy in stopping cancer.
By Dana Dovey | Wed, 07/23/2014 - 14:46
Researchers have identified genes responsible for the age at which a young girl reaches sexual maturation — genes they also believe may be linked to pre-disposition for various health conditions such as breast cancer.
By Ben Wolford | Wed, 07/23/2014 - 14:00
Dogs get jealous when you pay more attention to other dogs, suggesting the emotion is more primitive than some psychologists thought.
By Anthony Rivas | Tue, 07/22/2014 - 18:45
Treatments for bipolar depression currently take more than one session to begin working. But a new, lower strength treatment may soon help them improve their moods instantly.
By Dana Dovey | Tue, 07/22/2014 - 16:18
The O. ochracea fly is the inspiration behind a new hypersensitive and sound-selective hearing aid that may revolutionize the market for hearing assistance technology.
By Lizette Borreli | Tue, 07/22/2014 - 15:16
Hollywood, two-thirds of the population, and nearly half of science teachers are wrong — we use more than 10 percent of the brain’s capacity, maintaining energy and sustaining 86 billion neurons.
By Dana Dovey | Tue, 07/22/2014 - 13:03
In the largest study ever conducted on a psychotic disorder, researchers have announced the identification of over 100 genetic loci linked to schizophrenia, which may help with developing new medicine.
By Shweta Iyer | Tue, 07/22/2014 - 10:37
A study found that stimulating dopamine pathways in the brain of rats enabled them to regain consciousness from anesthesia much sooner.
By Samantha Olson | Mon, 07/21/2014 - 15:00
HIV has successfully been destroyed in human cells for the first time by a newly engineered two-step treatment.
By Samantha Olson | Sun, 07/20/2014 - 15:31
Resting brains functions much like brains undergoing activity, which will help mental illness research.
By Samantha Olson | Sun, 07/20/2014 - 14:33
Smells have certain colors associated with them, even among people without synesthesia, and regardless the culture you belong to.