Biology

Mind and Body
A new viral cousin of Covid-19 can resist vaccine immunity, study finds
Miriam Fauzia
Innovation
This sound-powered underwater camera could reveal deep-ocean secrets
Molly Glick
Mind and Body
Your gut microbes can help fight cancer, new research reveals
Miriam Fauzia
Mind and Body
Why you shouldn't sleep in on the weekend (sorry)
Katie MacBride
Mind and Body
Why just one case of polio is cause for alarm — a virologist explains the dreaded disease
Rosemary Rochford and The Conversation
Science
Whale evolution isn’t completely understood — but genes reveal part of the story
Amber Dance and Knowable Magazine
Science
Why do cats love cardboard boxes? Pet experts decode the obsession
Tara Yarlagadda
Mind and Body
Your gut microbes are thousands of generations old — new study
Taichi A. Suzuki, Ruth Ley and The Conversation
Mind and Body
These two daily activities are wreaking havoc on teens’ sleep
Horacio de la Iglesia and The Conversation
Science
Researchers finally know how many ants are crawling the Earth right now
Jennifer Walter
Science
Just how smart are raccoons? They’re probably masterminds, study shows
Elana Spivack
Mind and Body
Study challenges a longstanding myth about Covid-19 and Vitamin D
Miriam Fauzia
Science
Can science prevent a pandemic?
Tara Yarlagadda
Mind and Body
Do I need a polio booster?
Katie MacBride
Science
Extreme heat linked to harassment at work, study reveals
Tara Yarlagadda
Science
Fox poop alters forests in one surprising way
Jennifer Walter
Innovation
A rodent "backpack" could speed up cancer drug discovery
Hannah Thomasy
Mind and Body
Should you take a personalized multivitamin? A nutrition expert explains one big problem with these regimens
Katie MacBride
Science
3 huge reasons why mosquitos want to eat you
Jonathan Day and The Conversation
Science
This reptile lived among the dinosaurs and could solve an evolutionary mystery
Jennifer Walter
Innovation
AI could revamp the once-doomed Smell-O-Vision
Joanna Thompson
Mind and Body
Is that a piece of cake? Here's how your brain knows something is food
Miriam Fauzia
Science
Signs of life on Mars may be deeper than any current rover can dig — study
Jeff Nagle
Innovation
These lab-engineered bacteria can take in solar energy and spit out clean electricity
Molly Glick
Mind and Body
Peeing Red: What is beeturia and who gets it?
Katie MacBride
Mind and Body
Psychological distress may increase your odds of getting long Covid, study finds
Katie MacBride
Science
Chinese taikonauts just grew one of the most important staple crops in space
Andy Tomaswick and Universe Today
Science
Scientists finally know why we get distracted — and how we can stay on track
Tim Vernimmen and Knowable Magazine
Innovation
Scientists can't agree on how to test our future foods
Molly Glick
Science
This 31,000-year-old fossil reveals the world's oldest amputation
Charles Q. Choi
Mind and Body
Can you drink coffee without staining your teeth? Dentists reveal tricks that actually work
Katie MacBride
Science
This “lifeless” Chilean desert harbors salty pools of microbes
Lindzi Wessel and Knowable Magazine
Science
Mice models for studying Alzheimer’s disease aren’t enough — here’s what will help
Agnès Lacreuse, Allyson J. Bennett and Amanda M. Dettmer
Science
Four viral plant health trends that could destroy your beloved house plants
Nick Goltz and The Conversation
Science
Can my pet get monkeypox? Here's what veterinarians say
Tara Yarlagadda
Science
Slime keeps appearing in nature and scientists are just starting to figure out why
Omer Gokcumen and The Conversation
Science
Scientists uncover the hidden genetic consequence of an 800-year-old hate crime
Elana Spivack
Science
Look: Beetles stash an important family heirloom in a little pocket
Jennifer Walter
Science
Look: 82 species chronicle Earth's latest mass extinction
Jennifer Walter
Innovation
NASA's Moon mission could finally reveal what space does to human DNA
Molly Glick
Entertainment
25 years ago, Guillermo del Toro's first sci-fi blockbuster changed monster movies forever [Exclusive]
Jeff Spry
Mind and Body
Do detox foot pads work? An immunologist explains a huge flaw with the wellness trend
Katie MacBride
Innovation
Scientists just bypassed millions of years’ worth of evolution in mice
Charles Q. Choi
Mind and Body
Should you get a Covid-19 booster now, or wait until the fall?
Miriam Fauzia
Science
Why is my dog lazy? New research explains the frustrating answer
Tara Yarlagadda
Science
Dolphin urine can help decode the animals’ secret language-like whistles
Jason Bruck and The Conversation
Science
Could dragons exist? HBO's best new show revives an evolutionary debate
Tara Yarlagadda
Science
Wild sex killed hundreds of ancient frogs, scientists say
Daniel Falk and The Conversation
Science
More than a dozen threatened American trees may disappear without further action, survey reveals
Elana Spivack
Science
Alzheimer's disease has no cure — but unproven treatments claim otherwise
Nick Keppler