The House Judiciary Committee took an election-year swipe Wednesday at the nation's growing drug addiction problem, approving federal grants that would bolster state and local efforts against the abuse of opioid painkillers.
Children with cerebral palsy frequently undergo invasive surgeries —lengthening tendons, rotating bones, transferring muscles to new locations — in hopes of improving their physical ability to walk or move.
From a quarter to half of Earth's vegetated lands has shown significant greening over the last 35 years largely due to rising levels of atmospheric carbon dioxide, according to a new study.
Multiple dispersals of penguins reached Australia after the continent split from Antarctica, including 'giant penguins' that may have lived there after they went extinct elsewhere, according to a study.
Google’s Calico, an institution with a mysterious mission to “cure death” could have competition from a new collaboration between Ascentage Pharma and Unity Biotechnology.
A team of researchers led by microbiologists describe a successful trial of a new method of identifying the carbon uptake of specific marine bacterioplankton taxa.
Design, temprature, and seasonal changes are important factors for bioreactor performance.
The new view of the virus came with some big surprises.
Researchers find new turbulence physics that explain why jet noise is so loud.
Declines of large mammals and birds due to hunting and forest disturbance, and consequent declines of tree species that they disperse, constitute a global conservation problem.
The study focuses on three protein components that make up the core of the NuRD complex.
An international team of researchers has demonstrated how to flip a chemical switch that converts one type of perovskite into another.
Ever since 2004 when it was first possible to obtain graphene, laboratories across the world have been trying to add magnetism to the long list of properties of this purely two-dimensional material.
Latest research results show that light sources can be made much faster by using a principle that was predicted theoretically in 1954.
A scientist and his collaborators have created an artificial protein that organizes new materials at the nanoscale.