As the world grows hungrier for animal protein, insects could be the new way to feed livestock.
Improvements in DNA analysis are helping us rewrite the past and better grasp what it means to be human.
A promising technique for synthetic biology is fraught with risks.
A new kind of accelerometer could bring sophisticated motion sensing to even cheap mobile phones.
Applied Materials has started shipping equipment that could help double the energy storage of batteries.
Scientists are hunting for the genetic basis of suicide and developing suicide DNA tests.
China is betting long-term on unconventional gas, but it is running into problems developing its vast shale resources.
Rather than trying to build a better battery, startup Qnovo bets it can improve the one that’s already in your smartphone.
He watched his brother die from a cancer that no drug could cure. Now one of the world’s most renowned cancer researchers says it’s time for Plan B.
For $12,000, a company grafts a patient’s cancer into rodents and tests drugs on them.