Many researchers believe in the potential of stem cells to treat a host of diseases. But for some patients, lack of oversight of the multibillion-dollar industry has had disastrous consequences.
The missive was part of a 1962 study that attempted to track the flow of ocean currents.
The fault lines had been inactive for 300 million years before fracking started.
By the end of the 21st century, a 100-year storm like Harvey could become a five-and-a-half-year storm in Texas.
The space exploration company achieved a big milestone—and took the pictures to prove it.
The long tail of the Planned Parenthood videos continues to get longer as a House subcommittee prepares to subpoena Parkinson's researchers.
It fights AIDS even when it breaks, helps a fella out, and claims to feel better than not using a condom at all.
We don't see what could possibly go wrong.
The Higgs boson, a particle that has shaped the theories of modern particle physics, was discovered at a super collider in Geneva. It was a hugely significant moment for Big Science, one that received a Nobel Prize earlier this year—and it should have been discovered in Texas.
Like any political battle in Texas, the ongoing fight over the evolution in the state's science classes features colorful characters worth getting to know.