Tagged With Science-us

The US drug administration just approved a medication to treat smallpox in case of a bioterrorism attack -- here's why that scenario is so scary


The Sergey Brin-backed startup behind the world’s first lab-grown burger just got a boost in the race to transform the meat industry


New York City's extreme heat created this stormy, apocalyptic cloudscape



Scientists just found a dozen new moons around Jupiter — including one they're calling an 'oddball'


The word 'diet' leaves a bad taste in my mouth — but trying the Mediterranean diet for a week completely surprised me


The longest total lunar eclipse in a century is about to happen -- here's how Earth will colour the moon blood-red



Bill Gates and a group of investors are backing a $30 million 'venture philanthropy' fund to tackle Alzheimer's


A wildfire created a rare phenomenon known as a 'firenado' along the Colorado River


What to eat and drink before and after a run, according to an Olympian who now coaches runners


A $15 billion e-cig startup that’s taking over the US is moving into London


A facility giving marijuana to people with addiction has had a major shakeup after it felt 'like walking into a cloud of smoke'


There are over a quadrillion tons of diamonds lurking 100 miles below the Earth's surface, according to scientists



Diseases spread by ticks are on the rise — here's what you are at risk for throughout the US


29 common claims and bogus 'facts' about food that are false or very misleading


Meet the 29-year-old who founded a company that's using technology to find treatments for diseases thought to be incurable


Nuclear weapons are as confusing as they are deadly -- here are 16 terms you keep hearing and what they actually mean



A 300-foot-high iceberg is approaching Greenland, and this photo is the latest sign that Mother Nature has had it


Fitness experts agree that sit-ups are worthless — here are 9 moves they recommend instead


How to start running, according to an Olympian who now coaches runners


Astronauts explain why nobody has visited the moon in more than 45 years — and the reasons are depressing