Scientists have grown a miniature brain in a dish with a spinal cord and muscles attached, an advance that promises to accelerate the study of conditions such as motor neurone disease.
Only one group of teenagers used marijuana more often after retail sales were legalized in Washington than they did before - high school seniors who work 11 or more hours per week, according to new research led by a WSU College of Nursing professor.
The World Health Organization is about to publish a report on how the palm oil industry is promoting obesity and chronic disease as well as environmental degradation as integral parts of its business model.
For those who don't know, Apollo 1 was to be the first manned mission of the Apollo program. It was intended to reach low Earth orbit, but it never got off the ground. During a launch rehearsal, an electrical fire broke out in the cabin, and the craft's door was stuck, as there was too much air pressure in the cabin compared to outside. All three crew members died. Manned missions were put on hold for 20 months to address the safety issues that led to the tragedy, and their next attempt at a manned launch, Apollo 7, was a success.
Wow - that looks amazing. Is there a guide on how to do this?
UAB researchers found spending 20 minutes in an urban park will make someone happier - whether they are engaging in exercise or not during the visit.
The US Department of Transportation appears to have wiped pages with information about climate change from its website.
From an emotional perspective, neurotic people are said to be more sensitive to threat and punishment, but what about the cognitive side? Across four studies, Klein and Robinson present evidence consistent with what they call the mental noise hypothesis - "Neurotic people have noisier, more chaotic mental control systems", they write.
Scientists at the University of Waterloo have created a powder that can capture CO2 from factories and power plants.
There were a dizzying series of attacks on science in 2018.
A new survey of sea life in the Pacific Ocean suggests that some endangered sea turtles are making a comeback.
Artificial intelligence, a branch of computer science that is transforming scientific inquiry and industry, could now speed the development of safe, clean and virtually limitless fusion energy for generating electricity.
Preteen girls with highly critical mothers are more likely to have engaged in non-suicidal self-injury, including cutting and burning, according to a new study published in Psychiatry Research.
A Brooklyn judge on Thursday rejected the petition from five anonymous anti-vaccine mothers who attempted to block the city's recent vaccination mandate amid the largest measles outbreak the city has seen in several decades.
Pollution from US manufacturing has massively declined since 1990, despite increases in production. New...
Some researchers have identified regulations as a factor, with federal and state agencies requiring firms to limit their pollution footprint by installing pollution abatement technologies.