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02 September 2014, 02:25 AM ET
A man who suffered a heart attack on an airplane was saved by a three passengers — a doctor, a policeman and a pharmacist — with the aid of resuscitation equipment and drugs.
01 September 2014, 04:00 PM ET
People in the U.S. are eating healthier now than a decade ago, a new study finds.
31 August 2014, 09:21 PM ET
As the world’s supply of fish diminishes while the number of humans keeps increasing, it seems these creatures would make an ideal mass-produced food for our hungry mouths.
31 August 2014, 09:06 PM ET
Archaeologists excavating a cave in Gibraltar discovered rock engravings that may have been created by Neanderthals more than 30,000 years ago.
31 August 2014, 09:05 PM ET
Over the past few months, the Android platform developed by Google and based on the Linux operating system has been having a difficult time.
31 August 2014, 08:51 PM ET
We’re getting more stupid.
31 August 2014, 08:38 PM ET
31 August 2014, 08:18 PM ET
Detecting and treating patients before they have a cardiac arrest isn’t rocket science, but it’s a life saver.
31 August 2014, 05:37 PM ET
An ancient greek tomb, manipulating memories and a volcanic eruption are just the tip of the Science iceberg.
31 August 2014, 11:43 AM ET
A new volcanic eruption in southeast Iceland is fountaining lava nearly 200 feet (60 meters) into the air.
30 August 2014, 02:18 PM ET
Methane plumes erupting, a walking fish and endangered coral species — just a few of the amazing photos this week in Science.
30 August 2014, 12:24 PM ET
On the one-hundredth anniversary of the last passenger pigeon's death, reflections on the loss of darkened skies.
30 August 2014, 07:00 AM ET
Think a dead snake never hurt anybody? Think again.
30 August 2014, 06:32 AM ET
What makes our sun shine has been a mystery for most of human history.
29 August 2014, 09:45 PM ET
Batteries will soon get the energy boost from sugar that we do.
29 August 2014, 08:16 PM ET
There is no science in race.
29 August 2014, 07:18 PM ET
Dry, inflamed, itchy skin is a sign of the skin disorder eczema.
29 August 2014, 07:15 PM ET
In your body, the bacteria cells outnumber the human cells, and in recent years, researchers have begun to pay more attention to these microbes and their impact on our health.
29 August 2014, 06:18 PM ET
Nail fungus, also medically known as onychomycosis, is a chronic fungal infection of the fingernails and/or toenails.
29 August 2014, 06:02 PM ET
Learn about keeping your kids’ teeth healthy and strong from infancy on and setting them up for a lifetime of healthy teeth and good dental hygiene practices.
29 August 2014, 03:26 PM ET
Images of the volcanic eruption in the Holuhraun lava field north of Bardarbunga volcano in Iceland.
29 August 2014, 03:12 PM ET
Wearing full-body hazardous material suits around patients with the Ebola virus may be counterproductive to treating the disease, some researchers say. But other health experts, wary of wearing less protective gear, disagree.
29 August 2014, 03:10 PM ET
Swinging on fire hoses. Basking in the sun. See the many ways these chimpanzees are enjoying retirement at Chimp Haven after years in a laboratory.
29 August 2014, 02:03 PM ET
Unscrupulous tour operators in the Amazon basin might be leading travelers alarmingly close the territory of 'uncontacted' people, according to tribal rights groups.
29 August 2014, 01:59 PM ET
Here's some advice from doctor about consuming coconut oil.
29 August 2014, 01:06 PM ET
Move aside, Amazon: Google has revealed its top-secret drone-delivery project, and the first thing they used it for was delivering dog treats.
29 August 2014, 01:00 PM ET
A cocktail of three antibodies against the Ebola virus has successfully treated 18 infected monkeys, researchers reported today. The new results raise hope for the fight against the Ebola outbreak in West Africa.
29 August 2014, 10:05 AM ET
Many people report having happy and healthy lives when they are involved in meaningful relationships. In a new review, two researchers examined how relationships can encourage — or thwart — personal thriving.
29 August 2014, 09:43 AM ET
Amazing images every day!
29 August 2014, 02:17 AM ET
Despite persistent cultural misconceptions, nearly half of U.S. adults suffer from a mental illness during their lifetime.
29 August 2014, 01:00 AM ET
Demodex mites are microscopic arachnids (relatives of spiders and ticks) that live in and on the skin of mammals – including humans.
29 August 2014, 12:00 AM ET
We can start watching urban ecosystems for problem insects and using that information to stand forewarned about future ecological changes in natural areas.
28 August 2014, 11:59 PM ET
Civil engineering is the design and construction of public works, such as dams, bridges and other large infrastructure projects.
28 August 2014, 11:39 PM ET
An eruption started around midnight local time (8 p.m. ET) north of Iceland's Bardarbunga volcano.
28 August 2014, 10:41 PM ET
Rosacea is a chronic disease characterized by cyclical flare-ups of redness and pimples around the face.
28 August 2014, 10:32 PM ET
Lobotomy is a neurosurgical operation that involves severing connections in the brain's prefrontal lobe.