March 27, 2015|
A researcher challenges the UK government’s conclusion that neonicotinoids aren’t that bad for pollinators.
Daily News Roundup
March 27, 2015|
March 10, 2015|
After weathering serious criticism last year, the European Commission–backed effort to map the brain’s neural connections must reform or die, a review panel says.
March 5, 2015|
If passed, Republican-led efforts to change the US Environmental Protection Agency’s handling of science may never make it past the President’s desk.
February 6, 2015|
US Food and Drug Administration commissioner Margaret Hamburg is stepping down after six years on the job.
February 3, 2015|
Parliament today voted to allow techniques that could help couples produce babies with a reduced chance of passing on heritable mitochondrial diseases.
January 26, 2015|
Researchers record the first whole-brain videos of an unrestrained animal, viewing neural activity as a roundworm moved freely around a Petri dish.
January 19, 2015|
Vernon Mountcastle, who mapped the functional landscape of the neocortex, passed away at age 96.
January 15, 2015|
The Institute of Medicine says results from human clinical trials ought to be made available to independent researchers within 18 months.
December 18, 2014|
A paralyzed woman has used mind power and a robotic arm wirelessly connected to her brain to achieve the most dexterous movement yet accomplished with BMI.
December 15, 2014|
The US legislature passed a spending agreement for next year, and the deal has only modest increases for federal science agencies.