Do dreams have a purpose, or are they all just stories and images our minds create?
Alistair Jennings, Contributor
Alligators and Floridians have been clashing more often, and research suggests the growing human population is the cause.
Nala Rogers, Staff Writer
Growing families would benefit from a robust network of support following a baby's birth, researchers say.
Tracy Staedter, Contributor
Changes in attitudes toward sleep in elite athletes are enhancing their performance.
Chris Gorski, Editor
Mice gene research reveals connection between hair color and immune response.
James Gaines, Contributor
Measuring sleep cycles no longer requires complex instruments and a lab.
3-D camera technology gets behind the wheel of self-driving cars.
Karin Heineman, Executive Producer
New protocols, more societal recognition and advances in understanding and managing concussion have improved safety at all levels of sports.
Jason Socrates Bardi, Editor
Research on fruit flies led to the discovery of the mechanisms behind "circadian" rhythms, and the 2017 Nobel Prize in physiology or medicine.
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