Labels for Edible Marijuana Often Err on Potency, Study Says
An analysis of 75 edible marijuana products found that labels on just 17 percent accurately described levels of THC, the main psychoactive...
Ancient jawbone alters history of human-Neanderthal sex
A jawbone found in Romania more than a decade ago provides the first genetic evidence that humans and Neanderthals knocked boots in Europe before...
Who's afraid of zombies? Archaeologists say ancient Greeks were
The walking dead roamed ancient imaginations long before they found their way to your television, and the concept was far less fringe in ancient...
Alien-like worm invades US
A bizarre invasive worm with its mouth in the middle of its belly has been found in the United States for the first time, according to new research
The Mental Health Issue: Can the Bacteria in Your Gut Explain Your Mood?
The rich array of microbiota in our intestines can tell us more than you might think.
The Mental Health Issue: The Town Shrink
Trained as a psychiatrist, Mindy Thompson Fullilove now puts entire cities on the couch.
After Elk River Spill, Congress Will Vote on Bill Regulating Toxic Chemicals
Congress is expected to vote on a bill, prompted in part by the 2014 spill, that would update the Toxic Substances Control Act....
Solar storm could allow parts of the US to see polar auroras
A severe solar storm slammed Earth on Monday afternoon, increasing the chances of fluctuations in the power grid and GPS. It also pushes shimmering...
National Briefing | South: Georgia: $2.2. Million Penalty for Illegal DNA Testing
A jury in Atlanta awarded $2,225,000 on Monday to two warehouse workers whose employer required them to submit DNA samples in violation of the...
Risk of Extreme Weather From Climate Change to Rise Over Next Century, Report Says
More people will be exposed to floods, droughts, heat waves and other effects of climate change in the coming decades, according to a British...
Mending Hearts: A Sea Change in Treating Heart Attacks
The death rate from coronary heart disease has dropped 38 percent in a decade. One reason is that hospitals rich and poor have streamlined...
Shared: After a Stillbirth, a Silent Delivery Room
After Dr. Eleni Michailidis delivered a stillborn son, she and her husband sought to honor their infant and the experience.