By Lecia Bushak | Wed, 03/05/2014 - 18:51
Silk from spiders and silkworms is an incredibly strong substance, with the ability to be shaped into silk screws that help keep fractured bones intact.
By Lecia Bushak | Tue, 03/04/2014 - 18:27
A new study shows how high frequency stimulation accelerates the healing process for chronic wounds, like diabetic ulcers.
By Lecia Bushak | Tue, 03/04/2014 - 16:56
Scientists in Italy claim they have developed the most complex "wearable robot" in the world, which allows humans to strap into an exoskeleton.
By Vanessa Martinez | Tue, 03/04/2014 - 15:58
The "Electric Eel" condom, a contender in the "Next Generation Condom" challenge, aims to enhance pleasure and promote safe sex, all while sending electrical impulses up the wearer's manhood.
By Anthony Rivas | Tue, 03/04/2014 - 13:22
French scientists recently revived a 30,000-year-old giant virus from deep within the ground. Although it doesn't harm humans, it gives rise to some questions. What else is lurking beneath?
By John Ericson | Tue, 03/04/2014 - 10:34
Outbursts of anger are associated with a temporary fivefold increase in heart attack risk, but can other emotions be just as dangerous?
By John Ericson | Mon, 03/03/2014 - 11:50
People with body integrity identity disorder, or xenomelia, do not respond to indirect brain stimulation, according to a study that sheds new light on the nature of the rare disorder.
By John Ericson | Sun, 03/02/2014 - 13:30
Older people are twice as likely to suffer heart attacks and stroke during the month immediately following the loss of a loved one.