Doctors have known that as people pack on the pounds, their sense of taste diminishes. New research in mice helps explain what's going on: Inflammation brought on by obesity may be killing taste buds.
Robert Langlands’ ideas unearthed connections within mathematics that have helped to solve centuries-old problems and aided researchers in disparate fields
This latest installment from PBS's Deep Look will teach you everything you should know about how ticks work, and, very possibly, everything you don't want to know either.
Maybe you have a pressing deadline or are just a sadistic body hacker — how long can you safely stay awake?
"The world isn’t short of water, it’s just in the wrong place, and too salty."
How seriously should you take those recent reports of UFOs? Ask the Pentagon. Or read this primer for the SETI-curious.
Sudan lived most of his life in a zoo in the Czech Republic, but was brought to a conservancy in Kenya in 2009 as part of a last-ditch effort to save his species. He died at the conservancy at age 45.
Identifying its home star system seemed like a hopeless task. Our galaxy contains hundreds of billions of stars. Now, however, a new study narrows things down a bit.
Hawking not only made great contributions to science, but also to comedy.
An Uber self-driving car has crashed into a 49-year-old woman in Arizona. This is the first time a car in autonomous mode has killed a pedestrian
You think you're so smart. Well, a wave of research into animal cognition reveals that just about anything you do, other creatures can do too. Sometimes, they can do it far better.
Human embryonic stem cells have been used to replenish damaged eye tissue resulting from age-related macular degeneration
Most historians say no, but new evidence suggests otherwise
Now that marijuana is legal in more than 20 states, we all may be exposed to more marijuana on the street. Researchers warn that secondhand smoke from pot poses risks to the heart, lungs and arteries.
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The mainstreaming of lies in the Trump era is hurting our cognitive abilities. Research says satire can save us.
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Medical research team Xtreme Everest set up a lab in one of earth's most oxygen-starved places. What they discovered could save thousands of lives around the world.
If you find one of these ducks washed up on shore today you could make a pretty penny while contributing to the advancement of science.
Whether or not you're intelligent doesn't just depend on the marks you get on an IQ test.
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