A leading researcher says digital technologies are about to make health care more effective. But is so much data really beneficial?
Scientists and the journals that publish them have a difficult time admitting to mistakes. That does real harm to both their disciplines and the public.
It's time to consider price when evaluating new drugs.
A food critic explores the synthesis of the scents in modern fragrances.
The first transgenic primates able to pass on their foreign genes are both a stunning medical advance and a troubling peek into the future.
Winemakers disappointed by organic methods have turned to biodynamics as the purest route to wine that's true to soil, grape, and climate.
Thanks to a new surgical procedure, arm amputees can intuitively control a bionic limb for the first time.
A small chunk of DNA linked to schizophrenia, mental retardation, and autism may change the way we think about disease.
The new field known as archeogenetics is illuminating prehistory.
Consumers have a right to their genomes.