French researchers find that individuals can learn new information fed to them during certain phases of sleep.
Peter Gwynne, Contributor
Human fetuses turn toward face-like patterns of light projected through their mothers' abdomens.
Nala Rogers, Staff Writer
Science and high speed cameras prove that heavy metal singers do intuitively what babies know instinctively -- how to protect their voices while making very loud sounds.
Jason Socrates Bardi, Editor
A portable glaucoma test saves vision.
How an angry encounter with a total stranger helped to identify the cause of Legionnaires’ disease.
Joel Shurkin, Contributor
An experiment half a century ago created an industry that specializes in freezing the dead. Many scientists think the chance of reviving them is slim.
A special imaging technique takes pictures of blood flow under the skin, revealing how and why some elderly suffer poor blood flow.
Catherine Meyers, Staff Writer
Turning New Year’s resolutions into habits.
Alistair Jennings, Contributor
Scientists explore new ways to analyze classroom interactions with only video.
Yuen Yiu, Staff Writer
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