Category: Health

Scientists Modify Biology with Technology

Scientists Modify Biology with Technology

Imagine storing digital data in DNA, wearing a device that makes you smarter or creating new materials by manipulating the genes of microbes. These ...
Medical Teams Work to Contain Ebola Outbreak in DRC

Medical Teams Work to Contain Ebola Outbreak in DRC

Medical teams from the World Health Organization arrived in the Democratic Republic of Congo to combat a new Ebola virus outbreak, as government offic ...
Dogs Trained to Monitor Low Blood Sugar May Save Lives

Dogs Trained to Monitor Low Blood Sugar May Save Lives

Dogs can be trained to sniff out drugs and explosives, so Mark Ruefenacht wondered if their exquisite sense of smell could be used to detect changes i ...