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.
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.
Shaving and grooming may create an opportunity for infections to spread.
The same system that rewards you for selfish actions also rewards you for generous ones.
Two new studies find that electronic device use near bedtime is linked with poor sleep in adults and children.
The shutdown of a Canadian nuclear reactor creates a greater than 50 percent chance of a shortage of an important testing marker.