A team of scientists wondering if some bees might be natural risk takers decided to put that question to the test.
Rapunzel! Rapunzel! Let down your hair! How is the hair on your head able to grow much longer than other hair?
Have you ever wondered why some dogs have solid colored coats and some have spots? Find out why on this Moment of Science.
Progeria was first described in the nineteenth century. The mysterious disease is often thought of as premature aging.
Got tooth decay? You are not alone.
Most people know illnesses like intestinal upsets can be caused by bacteria. They don't link bacteria with an illness like multiple sclerosis.
I recently read that a team of international scientists has decoded and published the entire genome of the naked mole rat. Why would anyone want to do this?
Modern preventive medicine has saved millions of lives. You'll be surprised to hear that Neanderthals may have helped ancient humans prevent disease with genes.
Glowing cats and monkeys? No, you're not dreaming!
Scientists found that nearly identical genes play key roles in the formation of the eyes in mammals and fruit flies.