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You've no doubt read about a team of scientists' achievement in creating the first self-replicating, synthetic bacterial cell. Thousands of articles and blog posts have …

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I recently gave a talk to a distinguished group at the Fellowship Forum in Palo Alto, where I was asked about contraception use in Africa. …

Those intrigued by politics and Washington dealings will likely be interested in a series from The New Republic on how health-care reform came to pass. …

Three private genetic testing companies are under federal investigation after one company, Pathway, attempted to sell one of its test kits as a medical test without FDA review. Meanwhile, UC Berkeley is asking freshman for their DNA for confidential testing of genes relating to nutrition.

Three private genetic testing companies are under federal investigation after one company, Pathway, attempted to sell one of its test kits as a medical test without FDA review. Meanwhile, UC Berkeley is asking freshman for their DNA for confidential testing of genes relating to nutrition.

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Faster emergency transport doesn't improve the survival rates of serious trauma patients; in fact, it probably kills more patients and emergency workers, as Slate magazine reports.

Faster emergency transport doesn't improve the survival rates of serious trauma patients; in fact, it probably kills more patients and emergency workers, as Slate magazine reports.

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Few topics stir up more controversy among sports fans than news of professional athletes taking human growth hormone to enhance their performances. The debate over …

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