The brain's nerve cells communicate by firing messages to each other through junctions called synapses, and problems with those connections are linked to disorders like Alzheimer's and epilepsy. Now Yale University researchers have developed a way to picture synapses in living brains.
The Burkina Faso Pavilion returns to BioTaiwan 2016 (台灣生技月生物科技大展), running from July 21-24 at the TWTC Nangang Exhibition Hall, with beauty products that pamper from head to toe.
NASA is celebrating a 29-cent Pluto-themed postage stamp stuck to the side of the New Horizons spacecraft that has traveled nearly 3.5 billion miles from Earth.
The children who once dreamed of capturing real-life Pokemon starting in the 1990s are now the nostalgic millennials helping fuel the worldwide success of "Pokemon Go."
Has your child swallowed a small battery? In the future, a tiny robot made from pig gut could capture it and expel it.
U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx said Tuesday that he wants government regulators and the auto industry to work more closely together to test self-driving technology before people entrust their vehicle's steering and brakes to a robot.
It's easy to see the appeal of "Pokemon Go."
Yahoo's latest earnings report leaves no doubt the internet company is stuck in a downward spiral.
SpaceX successfully launched a critical space station docking port for astronauts early Monday, along with a DNA decoder for high-flying genetic research.
It may be inside a protest rally, or in front of a deadly shooting. Smartphones, video and social media are empowering citizens to tell their stories like never before.