University of Toronto researchers have suggested in a new study that mortality is on the rise for white Americans due to the misperception that they are losing status despite no evidence of that loss.
"If brains are cultivated in the laboratory, without time limit, could they ever develop a form of consciousness that surpasses human capacity? As I see it, why not?" argues neuroscientist Guillaume Thierry.
Organoids are clusters of cells that organize themselves into mini versions of our organs.
While President Trump took the oath of office, researchers took to Twitter to tout the marvels of scientific innovation.
"Self-selected" music can shorten stage two sleep cycles.
Researchers are turning to genomics to find the root cause of this neurodevelopmental disorder.
Federal restrictions limiting legal cannabis to one source are slowing research.
In a response to lawmakers' requests, U.S. regulatory agencies plan to re-evaluate policies that limit access to cannabis for medical research.
A new analysis suggests government funding for studies is shrinking, forcing researchers to turn to the pharmaceutical industry to support essential research.
Academics serving on boards of companies received a total of $54 million in 2013.
Replicating findings of many studies is much more difficult than it seems.