Ben Henry explores the science behind a deep-fried cancer scare and traditional treatments that may shrink tumors.
July 1, 2015|
Disease eradication in the 21st century
July 1, 2015|
Ethical issues attend the creation of animal-human chimeras.
June 29, 2015|
Science releases new guidelines for research transparency, hoping to stem the tide of retractions and misconduct.
June 25, 2015|
Researchers have found the New Guinea flatworm, one of the world’s most invasive species, in Florida, putting native ecosystems at serious risk.
June 1, 2015|
The number of plagiarism-based retractions has grown since the advent of detection software, according to a BioMed Central analysis.
May 20, 2015|
Research participants aren’t always clear on open data policies when consenting to studies.
May 3, 2015|
Species die-offs are expected to accelerate as greenhouse gases accumulate, according to a meta-analysis.
April 30, 2015|
Following the publication of a study in which scientists used CRISPR to edit nonviable human embryos, the National Institutes of Health states it will not fund such research.
April 24, 2015|
One study shows the insects prefer food laced with pesticides, while another adds to the evidence that the chemicals are harmful to some pollinators.
April 2, 2015|
The university is among defendants listed on a lawsuit filed this week by participants in controversial experiments conducted in Guatemala in the 1940s.