The proliferation and plummeting cost of DNA sequencing heralds the year of the personal genome.
A new Xerox prototype aims to let people use simple natural-language commands to tweak photos and documents, avoiding complex color-editing tools.
In work that has implications for those with severe burns, researchers have demonstrated in mice a new way to encourage skin regeneration.
A new robotic device to map the ecosystem of one of Earth’s ice-bound lakes could be used to search for life on other planets.
A bionic implant that bypasses the eye might eventually treat many forms of blindness.
Advanced brain-imaging techniques have begun to point to specific brain patterns common among sociopaths.