A survey shows that most Puerto Ricans didn't highly rate the official information coming out of the island.
By Andrew Leland, The Conversation
Research reveals few differences between the parenting of gay men and their straight peers.
By Christopher Hartnick, The Conversation
As the founder and director of Operation Airway, a nonprofit that treats kids with breathing problems, I have led teams of surgeons and other medical professionals on missions across the world for the past decade. Our team,…
By Robert Lennox, Austin Gallagher, Euan Ritchie, Steven J. Cooke, The Conversation
When humans have conflicts with wildlife, the first reaction is often to cull them. But there's little evidence that it works.
By Arash Javanbakht, The Conversation
War in Syria and the refugee crisis have been the subject of a heated debate in United States politics, leading to a travel ban and drastic reduction in the number refugees to the U.S. this year. But what do we…
By Eric Oliver, Alistair Hobday, Dan Smale, Thomas Wernberg, Neil Holbrook, The Conversation
Unusually warm periods can last for weeks or months, killing off kelp forests and corals, and producing other significant impacts on marine ecosystems.
By Alvaro Toledo, The Conversation
An invasive tick originally from East Asia that bites and transmits diseases is establishing a stable population in New Jersey.
By Emily Cayton, M. Gail Jones, The Conversation
Urban and rural science teachers often lack funding for science lab materials and pay out of pocket to provide those materials for their students.
By Jill S. Greenlee for The Conversation
Women are running for office in record numbers this year. Among their many experiences, roles and identities, many are emphasizing being a mom.
By Rees Kassen, The Conversation
As a post-antibiotic future beckons, how can humanity protect itself against the proliferation of superbugs? Research suggests 'drug sanctuaries' in hospitals could be a promising solution.
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