Christopher JoyceMay 22, 2018 11:46 AM
Scientists Take A Ride On The Pacific's 'Shark Highway'For the first time, scientists have videotaped sharks traveling a 500-mile-long "shark highway" in the Pacific, and they plan to turn it into a protected wildlife corridor in the ocean.
Martin KasteMay 22, 2018 10:25 AM
Orlando Police Testing Amazon's Real-Time Facial RecognitionAmerican police have been reluctant to use systems that can scan live video for the faces of "persons of interest." Amazon wants to change that with a cheaper, cloud-based version of the technology.
Michelle AndrewsMay 22, 2018 05:00 AM
Routine DNA Screening Moves Into Primary CareIf you have a genetic mutation that increases your risk for a treatable medical condition, would you want to know? For many people the answer is yes. But typically such information has not been a part of routine primary care.
Cristina QuinnMay 21, 2018 04:16 PM
Seeking Consent For Sex In The Age of the AppIs taking things high-tech really the way to address such a sensitive issue?
Sarah TanMay 15, 2018 11:02 PM
On Cape Cod, Tides Could Become A Renewable Energy SourceThe Cape Cod canal has become the country’s first test site for a new kind of energy.
Richard HarrisMay 15, 2018 11:03 AM
Kids Are Taking Fewer Antibiotics, More ADHD MedsOverall, the proportion of children and teenagers getting prescriptions dropped from about 25 percent to 22 percent.
Marc FilippinoMay 14, 2018 07:22 PM
At The Zoo, Harvard Medical Students Get A Different Kind Of TrainingA comparative medicine program allows medical students to shadow veterinarians at the Franklin Park and Stoneham zoos. It is the only formal partnership of its kind in the country.
Marc SollingerMay 11, 2018 12:03 PM
The Biology Behind Evil, Free Will, And Everything ElseWe are a strange, complicated, and weird species. Stanford’s Robert Sapolsky explains the biological underpinnings of humanity’s quirks.