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.
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.
A breakthrough in printing blood vessels is enabling a new approach to printing organs.
One of the inventors of gene editing says scientists should proceed cautiously before testing it in people.
Record number of genomes being decoded, but cost of DNA sequencing might not fall much further, says Illumina president.