The world of flora has long been a source of cancer-fighting therapies. The drug paclitaxel, for example, originally came from the Pacific yew tree.
Genetic research has nearly excluded an entire continent. A massive effort to remedy that could change the future of cancer treatment—and of science.
"We are far from being rational decision-makers."
A huge amount of data have shown that traumatic events like this pose clear risks to the mental and physical health of children.
It may be time to end the stigma against the approach.
TESS stands for Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite, and its mission is to identify planets orbiting the brightest stars in our neighborhood of the universe.
Her doctors believe this is the first reported case of plastic packaging mimicking a bowel disease.
"Our ancient Egyptian ancestors are bestowing their blessing."
The charred remains of the bird clutching its prey helped firefighters explain what went down.
Clinical trials on a prospective type 1 immunization are set to begin next year.
The lethal pathogen has already wiped out a million trees in Italy and has been spotted across Europe.
Climate change is enabling this organism, which causes meningitis, to inhabit new regions.
The butterflies could hold clues to human infertility.
Its call sounds more like a hawk than a parrot.
Puppies to the rescue!
Another U.S. state just passed a law allowing "wildlife salvage."
The humpback golden line barbel also has a mysterious little horn.