A DNA sequencer the size of a cell phone could change where, and how, gene research occurs.
After more than a decade of disappointment, powerful new drugs based on a Nobel-winning idea are getting closer to the market.
Time Warner Cable’s 11.4-million-customer broadband blackout was one of the largest to affect U.S. customers.
Can genome-editing technology revive the idea of genetically modified livestock?
A novel optical technique could overlay virtual imagery on the real world through a compact pair of glasses.
A viral social-media campaign has brought unprecedented money to a rare disease. How might new funding help ALS research?
Mobility data from an African mobile-phone carrier could help researchers recommend where to focus health-care efforts.
Enlitic wants to make medicine smarter and faster with machine learning.
Security flaws in a system of networked stoplights point to looming problems with an increasingly connected infrastructure.
Scientists are hunting for the genetic basis of suicide and developing suicide DNA tests.