How wasp venom could help cure cancer

  This possible new tool for cancer treatment is absolutely terrifying—wasps. Yes, we're talking about those...

New transplant technology revives hearts after death

  In the U.S., over 122,000 people sit on waiting lists for organ transplants, and...

Arctic lake is first modern replica of ancient Earth

  At first, Earth was a planet with very little atmospheric oxygen—until some bacteria evolved...

Robotic exoskeleton helps paralyzed man voluntarily walk

  On Tuesday, UCLA researchers announced the successful testing of a robotic exoskeleton system that...

Need a human organoid? DNA-guided 3D printing can now make you one

Researchers from the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) have developed a new technique that allows them to precisely construct custom-designed miniature models of...

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World's oldest Koran fragments could predate Muhammad

  Fragments from the world's oldest known Quran, the central spiritual text of Islam, may predate the accepted founding date...

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The science behind Hollywood makeup artistry

Face Off is a competition/elimination series on the Syfy network, in which special effects make-up artists participate in challenges...

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Why does running make you feel happy?

  Some people probably laugh when reading the title, because running can feel pretty awful. But apparently once you get...