Her death is a reminder that antibiotic-resistant bacteria are getting worse, even as they garner little attention.
An automated workforce is inevitable, but humans may labor alongside machines for the foreseeable future.
The work could lead to a new approach to the study of what is possible, and how it follows from what already exists.
Experts warn that a potential IVF breakthrough could have unintended social consequences.
Modeled on a children’s toy, the Paperfuge can spin at up to 125,000 RPMs and doesn’t need electricity.
The technique could be faster and more versatile than developing genetically modified crops from scratch.
Grail, a company that aims to use a blood test to spot cancer, has announced a massive round of funding for its experimental approach.
The past eight years saw some wins, and more than a few failures.
And so it squares up against its rival Uber once more.
Researchers have tested a modified malaria parasite in humans that has been shown to be safe and to trigger an immune response.