If computers think for themselves, should they have human rights?
The FDA ordered 23andMe to stop selling its health tests. But for the intrepid, genome knowledge is still available.
A treatment based on embryonic stem cells clears a key safety hurdle and might help restore vision.
Three scientists who made headway in cracking the brain’s code win Nobel Prize for discovering animal’s “inner GPS.”
Some of your co-workers are much more likely to spread disease than others. Now a new study of office networks reveals how to spot them.
Engineered yogurt bacteria could make detecting colorectal cancer and other diseases as simple as a pregnancy test.
The world’s best-known consciousness researcher says machines could one day become self-aware.
The U.S. announces $46 million to develop new technologies for exploring the brain.
Controlled by software, paralyzed rats walk and climb stairs.