Reprogramming our bodies to make us healthier.
A new genetic test that estimates your risk for diabetes is probably less useful than standing on a scale.
Laying out two decades of evidence for the mysterious “Planet 9,” a team of astronomers predicts that if it exists, it’s likely to be discovered within the decade.
Companies are searching gene databases for people whose DNA says they should be very sick, but who aren’t.
Complications from preterm birth are the leading cause of death worldwide in children under five.
The habitable zone around other stars has been defined as the region where liquid water can exist on a planet’s surface, but it takes more than water to support complex life. A team of astronomers has calculated what that means for where we should go looking.
Standard archeological techniques can’t determine whether the prehistoric artists were hunter-gatherers or farmers. Analyzing the paintings’ surfaces with techniques from biology offers much more information about how they worked and when they lived.