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Some weaken their hosts’ immune systems by sacrificing themselves in kamikaze fashion, paving the way for successful infections later.

A major new study questions the common wisdom about how we should choose our careers.

The plasma waves between Saturn and its icy moon Enceladus sound like eerie music to our ears.

Scientists are just beginning to understand how microscopic organisms that rise out of the ocean can help manage global temperatures.

A visit to a facility in Guangdong province, where researchers are tinkering with monkey brains in order to understand the most severe forms of autism

Their abilities could make it harder to stop Earth microbes from contaminating other worlds.

And not just because one said I was below average.

Philosophically, intellectually—in every way—human society is unprepared for the rise of artificial intelligence.

The human genome has never actually been complete

For a brief moment, NASA found itself at the center of a digital misinformation campaign.