The human experience is driven not just by the natural processes that shape our minds, bodies and world, but also by our ability to understand and shape those processes. From good health to terrible disease, from the foods we eat to the drugs we take, and from simple psychology to the the complexity of consciousness.
Alternative sanitation systems are making use of creatures that find homes in human poop.
A special type of spectroscopy helped doctors differentiate between tumors in mice that responded to radiation therapy and those that resisted it.
Indoor temperature and moisture in the U.S. is closer to climates in Africa than to anywhere else on Earth.
Pill uses a dissolving spring-loaded needle to spare people with diabetes from normal injections.
A better understanding of how humans detect different voices may help design better voice recognition software.