Tech & Science
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Tech & Science
It's time to face the facts on expensive medical treatments.
The Forever Child
America’s ‘special needs.’
Measles Attacks: How Vaccination Skeptics Gave New Life to an Old Disease
Vaccination skeptics have given new life to an old disease.
An Autism Breakthrough?
New research reveals an old story.
The Doctor Won't See You Now
Feeling like your doctor is rushed, distracted, or just doesn't care? You're not alone, and it may be hurting your health and your pocketbook.
Facebook's $1B Lifeline
The pc is dead. Long live mobile.
Silicon Valley is the new Las Vegas.
It’s Not a Tumor!
The psychology behind cyberchondria.
Why Humans Hate
Religion. Sports. War. In 'The Social Conquest of Earth,' the biologist E.O. Wilson says fighting for a group is what makes us human.
Wilson’s War ‘Sociobiology’
Profile of Edward O. Wilson
Teaching An Old Drug New Tricks
How many miracle meds are really out there?
Click This Ad Already!
The Web has thrown advertising into chaos. How the new Don Drapers are making it work.
"So-Mo" Apps Take Over SXSW
New apps make finding friends easy.
Let’s Talk About Sex
That’s the only way to get U.S. HIV rates down.
Will Pinterest be Silicon Valley’s next big hit?
How pregnancy transforms the brain.
Web of Lies
How to spot a fib when dating online.
The New Science of Feelings
Is your emotional style getting you down? Research finds the neural basis of your responses to life-and how you can change them.
Spoiled Rotten Apple
The company’s hypocrisy on U.S. jobs.
Why Can't These Girls Stop Twitching?
Some 20 high-school girls are now afflicted in upstate New York. The media circus is making it worse.
New technology can read your mind.
Tripping Through Time
Why has evolution let drugs be fun?
Catch Me If You Can
The truth about ‘early detection’ for cancer.
The BlackBerry’s future lies in the hands of a new CEO.
Why Is No One Getting the Flu?
The curious case of the non-flu season.
Apple vs. Android: War Without End?
Apple’s attacks on Android have backfired. Should the company call a truce?
Websites That Went on Strike
From Cheezburger to Greenpeace, the sites that protested Congress’s anti-piracy bills on Wednesday.
Modern Morality: Time for a Reboot?
When it comes to deciding what’s right or wrong, we’re far more emotional than rational.
Google Gets Grumpy
Tech giants square off against Congress.