Move Over, San Andreas: There’s an Ominous New...
An emerging fault system along the Nevada border is shaking up the tech industry’s latest frontier—and only a small...
A ‘Herculean’ Study of Scott and Mark...
Scientists around the world compared the genomes and health changes of twin astronauts. Scott Kelly (left) flew in the...
What Happens When a Jury Grapples With Perplexing...
Two decades ago, a new form of genetic testing helped send a man to prison. But the case exposed the limits of using...
On the Trail of the Robocall King
An investigator set out to discover the source of one scammy robocall. Turns out, his target made them by the millions.
A Clever New Strategy for Treating Cancer, Thanks...
Most advanced-stage cancers mutate, resisting drugs meant to kill them. Now doctors are harnessing the principles of...
Synthetic Biology Could Bring a Pox on Us All
New methods are making it easier than ever to produce life-saving vaccines—and life-taking viruses that humanity is...
A More Humane Livestock Industry, Brought to You...
Horn-free? Yup. Heat-tolerant? Sure. Flu-proof? Of course. Gene editing aims to make our food supply kinder and more...