Alison KodjakDecember 10, 2018 03:26 PM
Research Gaps Leave Doctors Guessing About Treatments For Pregnant WomenTo protect a developing fetus from experimental drugs or treatments that might cause birth defects, pregnant women aren't included in many clinical trials. But that limits the safety evidence, too.
Travis LuxDecember 10, 2018 11:57 AM
As Climate Changes, Is Eating Raw Oysters Getting Riskier?Tighter regulations on oyster harvesting have helped reduce the number of people affected by the deadly bacteria Vibrio vulnificus, but warming waters have allowed the bacteria to expand and thrive.
Heather GoldstoneDecember 9, 2018 12:30 PM
Fixing Bias In Algorithms Is Possible, And This Scientist Is Doing ItMIT's Irene Chen found large error rates in the data for Asian patients in a hospital setting.
Jason TureskyDecember 7, 2018 02:48 PM
Chinese Scientist Criticized For Editing Babies' GenesMedical ethicist Art Caplan said he thinks scientist He Jiankui was wrong to edit the genes of twin baby girls.
Rob SteinDecember 7, 2018 05:20 AM
Outrage Intensifies Over Claims Of Gene-Edited BabiesConcerns over a Chinese scientist's claim that he created the first gene-edited babies grow with more questions about whether it worked and the possible harm he may have inflicted on the twin girls.
Aceel KibbiNovember 30, 2018 05:07 PM
We Are 'Marinating' In PlasticsThe author of "Plastics: A Toxic Love Story" discusses how plastics have changed our lives over time.
Joe PalcaNovember 25, 2018 05:24 PM
Look Out Mars, Here Comes InSightThere's a new probe nearing Mars. After Monday's tricky landing, NASA's InSight spacecraft is to deploy a sensitive seismometer and temperature probe to let scientists explore the planet's interior.
Lauran Neergaard | Associated Press Medical WriterNovember 19, 2018 03:23 PM
The Scoop On How Your Cat's Sandpapery Tongue Deep CleansScientists are learning how cats' sandpapery tongues help them get clean and stay cool.