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Life’s extremists, rich ...

                  One of the most mysterious forms of life may turn out to be a rich and untapped source of antibacterial drugs. The mysterious life form is Archaea, a family of single-celled...

Marijuana’s long term ef...

                The effects of chronic marijuana use on the brain may depend on age of first use and duration of use, according to researchers at the Center for BrainHealth at The University of Texas at...

Running the risks

                    Life is a series of decisions, ranging from the mundane to the monumental. And each decision is a gamble, carrying with it the chance to second-guess. Did I make the right...

Growing grafted stem cells

                            Building upon previous research, scientists at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine and Veteran’s Affairs San Diego...

Good mothering to hardwire inf...

                  By carefully watching nearly a hundred hours of video showing mother rats protecting, warming, and feeding their young pups, and then matching up what they saw to real-time...

Water splitting in photosynthe...

                  An international team, led by Arizona State University scientists, has published today in Nature a groundbreaking study that shows the first snapshots of photosynthesis in action...

Sunscreen for melanoma

                Research conducted at the Texas Biomedical Research Institute, published in the latest issue of the scientific journal Pigment Cell and Melanoma, has established unequivocally in a...