Health and Science

A new drug that fights Alzheimer's?
Lab research
Briefing

A new drug that fights Alzheimer's?

Is plant-based meat a failure?
A plantburger.
Briefing

Is plant-based meat a failure?

Elon Musk hopes to implant computers into human brains by next year
neuralink logo on phone
Insert chip here

Elon Musk hopes to implant computers into human brains by next year

Will climate change sink Florida?
Florida.
Briefing

Will climate change sink Florida?

Experimental drug fails to show slowing of dementia in blow to Alzheimer's research
The headquarters of pharmaceutical company Roche in Switzerland.
A Disappointing Result

Experimental drug fails to show slowing of dementia in blow to Alzheimer's research

Prosecutors seeking 15 years behind bars for Theranos CEO Elizabeth Holmes
Elizabeth Holmes, the convicted founder of biotech company Theranos.
Asking For Time

Prosecutors seeking 15 years behind bars for Theranos CEO Elizabeth Holmes

Meet Leanne Fan, America's Top Young Scientist
Leanne Fan.
you go girl

Meet Leanne Fan, America's Top Young Scientist

Recreational marijuana on the ballot in 5 states
A man waves a flag during a marijuana legalization protest.
Blazing a Trail

Recreational marijuana on the ballot in 5 states

Alcohol-related deaths saw massive increase during COVID-19 pandemic, CDC says
A fully stocked shelf in a liquor store.
A Sobering Statistic

Alcohol-related deaths saw massive increase during COVID-19 pandemic, CDC says

The arguments for and against making daylight saving time permanent
A clock.
Devika Rao

The arguments for and against making daylight saving time permanent

Why your Thanksgiving turkey will be more expensive, explained
A turkey.
Briefing

Why your Thanksgiving turkey will be more expensive, explained

World's 1st space tourist planning to fly around moon
Dennis Tito lands following his trip to the International Space Station in 2001.
Ready For Launch

World's 1st space tourist planning to fly around moon

Nobel Prize in Chemistry goes to 3 scientists for work on building molecules
Nobel Prize in Chemistry
Click Click Boom

Nobel Prize in Chemistry goes to 3 scientists for work on building molecules

3 scientists share Nobel Prize in Physics
Nobel Prize Winners
Proving the Particles

3 scientists share Nobel Prize in Physics

Svante Pääbo awarded Nobel Prize for work on evolution
Svante Pääbo
A long time coming

Svante Pääbo awarded Nobel Prize for work on evolution

What is Biden's 'Cancer Moonshot'?
President Biden.
Briefing

What is Biden's 'Cancer Moonshot'?

New Pacific island forms after underwater volcano erupts
Home Reef Erupts
Speed Reads

New Pacific island forms after underwater volcano erupts

Biden details efforts to end cancer
Biden Cancer Moonshot Address
Cancer Moonshot

Biden details efforts to end cancer

La Niña returns for the 3rd consecutive year
Flooding in Australia
Third Time's a Charm

La Niña returns for the 3rd consecutive year

America's declining life expectancy, explained
A flag.
Briefing

America's declining life expectancy, explained

What legacy does Fauci leave behind?
Anthony Fauci.
Picture of Joel MathisJoel Mathis

What legacy does Fauci leave behind?

What's in a (virus) name?
Viruses.
Briefing

What's in a (virus) name?

Monkeypox comes to America
A monkeypox warning.
Briefing

Monkeypox comes to America

Squeamishness about death is hurting the planet
A plant.
Rachel Ashcroft

Squeamishness about death is hurting the planet

'Pulsed electromagnetic energy' most likely cause of Havana syndrome, experts conclude
Antenna
Havana syndrome

'Pulsed electromagnetic energy' most likely cause of Havana syndrome, experts conclude

3 cheers for the pig man
The pig man.
Picture of Noah MillmanNoah Millman

3 cheers for the pig man

Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes found guilty of defrauding investors
Elizabeth Holmes
fake it until you break it

Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes found guilty of defrauding investors

'Bioengineered' replaces 'GMO' on food labels
Bioengineered Logo
New look for frankenfoods

'Bioengineered' replaces 'GMO' on food labels

FDA authorizes at-home COVID test by Siemens Healthineers
A woman self administers a COVID-19 test in New York.
COVID-19

FDA authorizes at-home COVID test by Siemens Healthineers

A worldview captured in a headline
A dictionary.
Picture of Damon LinkerDamon Linker

A worldview captured in a headline

The radicalization of a COVID moderate
A COVID mask.
Picture of Noah MillmanNoah Millman

The radicalization of a COVID moderate

A breezy answer to the pandemic
COVID out the window.
Picture of Ryan CooperRyan Cooper

A breezy answer to the pandemic

Archaeologists used tree rings, astrophysics to prove Vikings were in Canada in 1021
L'Anse aux Meadows
Running Rings around Columbus

Archaeologists used tree rings, astrophysics to prove Vikings were in Canada in 1021

Transplant surgeons report successfully testing a pig kidney on a human
Kidney transplant
adventures in xenotransplantation

Transplant surgeons report successfully testing a pig kidney on a human

Archaeologists uncover massive, 1,500-year-old winemaking complex in Israel
Ancient Israeli winery
l'chaim

Archaeologists uncover massive, 1,500-year-old winemaking complex in Israel