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The targeted approach focuses on sending electrical jolts to the nervous system.
Scientists have seen small-scale successes with targeted therapeutics, and that could mean something big in the long run.
A promising new cancer treatment could be found in your very own body.
The solution for declining bee populations may be in the wild.
There's been a lot of buzz in the news that bees are dying off in huge numbers. They are--but not in the wild. Karah Preiss spoke with Cornell University's Thomas Seeley, a "bee hunter" who has figured out a solution for saving our little pollinator friends and, therefore, our modern food system.
Scientists confirmed what Einstein had predicted 100 years ago and what once was thought impossible — the existence of gravitational waves. For this week's Talk Nerdy To Me, Karah Preiss spoke to the researchers behind the discovery and what this means for understanding (and listening to) the Universe.
Scientists confirmed what Einstein had predicted 100 years ago and what once was thought impossible — the existence of gravitational waves. For this week's Talk Nerdy To Me, Karah Preiss spoke to the researchers behind the discovery and what this means for understanding (and listening to) the Universe.
It might be time to say goodbye to the Holocene epoch.
Plans are afoot to build a massive 2,235-foot-tall tower in the Arizona desert that would produce clean energy. It would
Could the desire to add artistic value to the world be only human? It's a great debate.
Could the desire to add artistic value to the world be only human? Yes, there are examples of other animals creating works of art--from elephants to chimpanzees. Some scientists say they've even seen chimps get grumpy when interrupted in the process of making something. But no one knows for certain the thought process or motivation behind such behavior. Jacqueline Howard reports.
That means living on the red planet would be beautiful, but still bizarre. Is there anything else about living on Mars that
Here are five freaky facts that just may surprise you about what it would be like to live on Mars.
Space experts and researchers have some fascinating ideas about what it would be like to live on Mars. Here are five freaky facts that just may surprise you.