"The decision to take a human life should never be delegated to a machine."
"I think the main thing that we are trying to do is improve health, not lifespan. An increase in lifespan could be a nice side effect."
A team of scientists think they might be able use CRISPR to edit out genes associated with autism.
Scientists discovered a new form of photosynthesis that could expand the search for alien life and help with genetically engineering crops to live in lower light conditions.
There are emojis for volcanoes and tornados, but why isn't there an emoji for earthquakes?
The testing on monkeys is being done in China because it would be too costly and controversial in the United States.
They are some of the last unexplored parts on Earth; the largest is more than 200 miles long.
Researchers were surprised by how much these habits appeared to boost life expectancy.
Satellites have collided only four times in the past 30 years, making it difficult to form generalizations about cause.
The bats have tongues as long as their bodies.
Scientists are trying to understand why the generally solitary creatures are grouping together.
A science-oriented political action committee, 314 Action Fund, endorsed more than 50 candidates for state and local offices.
More than 50 AI researchers from around the world have signed an open letter boycotting the prestigious university.
Renowned atheist author Richard Dawkins claims that a combination of similar last names and naive news producers has confused him for the late Stephen Hawking.
Scientists simulated conditions near a star to find out.
Wearable technology will use wireless sensors to monitor an astronaut's wellbeing and make automatic adjustments in their environment to make them more comfortable.
Many of the vacated positions remain unfilled.
For a century, scientists have relied on a fundamental assumption about the brain's neurons. New research shows it's wrong.
The pain is real but the blame is misplaced.
We've looked for anti-aging secrets in short-lived organisms from worms to yeast, but the killifish is a vertebrate, making it a much better analog to humans.