Trace human development from embryo to newborn through the stunning microimagery of photographer Lennart Nilsson.
Meet people struggling with infertility and the challenges of assisted reproduction.
We're vulnerable to sharing misinformation because of the way that we communicate.
Researchers expose longstanding discrimination against women in science.
There are various reasons why people believe in misinformation.
Dr. Katherine Julian, the granddaughter of famed chemist Percy Julian, discusses her grandfather’s legacy—and how barriers for people of color in science still exist.
Have you ever put your little one peacefully to bed only to hear them crying out in distress later in the night? Dreams and nightmares, which occur during REM sleep, are a normal part of human brain activity—and they don’t stop as you get older.
A study from four independent teams report that lucid dreaming during the REM sleep stage allows for two-way communication.
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