The hippocampus has long been known to be associated in the brain with our sense of direction or mapping the environments we navigate.
We wonder, along with many people, why the president seeks to cut funding for basic scientific research in favor of the military.
When policymakers decide how to manage wildlife, they look at many factors; sometimes one of those factors is entertainment.
If we’re planning to go back to the moon, to Mars, or beyond, we need some basic science experiments to pave the way for long space flights.
Researchers are closer than ever to finding a cure for Fragile X syndrome, a leading cause of autism. A single protein may hold the key.
A traumatic brain injury could alter master genes and increase your risk of developing certain brain diseases, like ADHD, Alzheimer’s, and autism.
Scientists from Berkeley and Mich. develop a model from a math perspective for how genes are expressed in different cells at different stages.
A class of elementary students from Danville, IL, will serve as ambassadors and designers for a part of a hot-air balloon festival. Homework required.
Are we alone? NASA scientists have published their discovery of 7 Earth-sized planets orbiting a red dwarf star that’s only 39 light years away.
Honeybees are important pollinators for crops. If the bees decline, as they are in many important regions of the US, crops suffer.