Tracking Opioids Beneath the Streets
Sewage-sampling robots are delivering near real-time data about a community’s drug usage.
Could the Physics of Free Throws Have Won the Cavs the Finals?
Basketball is a game of trajectories, which means there's a formula for the perfect free throw.
FCC Officially Repeals Obama-Era Net Neutrality Rules
The Federal Communications Commission has officially repealed Obama-era net neutrality rules that required Internet providers to offer equal access to all web content.
FDA Approves First-Ever RNAi Drug
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved the first-ever drug based on RNA interference, or RNAi. The drug targets a rare genetic disease, which impairs heart and nerve function.
Massachusetts Court Evades Answer to Whether Addiction a Defense
Women More Likely to Have Strokes Than Men
We Lost a Florida's Worth of Tropical Forests in 2017
The loss follows a record-high 41.7 million acres in 2016, adding additional strain on climate change mitigation efforts and undermining recent attempts in rainforest conservation.