The crew of the International Space Station (ISS) is preparing to ring in the new year..
A suicide attempt by a parent increases the odds by nearly 5-fold that their child may attempt suicide, according to a new study.
There's been little change in fast food portion sizes, according to a new study.
Researchers have discovered that having a pet dog can improve the social skills of children with autism.
Could your political preferences reveal how fit you are?
Researchers discovered a cancer caution mutation in 1982 that may be responsible for a small percentage of colon cancers, today. Health officials found fusions of the TRK family of genes in close to 11 tumor types, including breast, lung, melanoma and other different types of cancers.
When it comes to which city is the brightest, American cities outshine the rest. Scientists have found that German cities emit several times less light per capita than comparably sized American cities.
Scientists have uncovered some ancient parasite eggs from the Celtic period in Switzerland. The new findings reveal a bit more about the health of the people that lived during the Iron Age.
Scientists are taking a closer look at what might have led to the catastrophic collapse of the Maya.
Previous studies have linked alcohol intake to an increased risk of cognitive issues later in life. Now, Prof. Alistair Burns, one of England's top dementia doctors, has found that eliminating alcohol can help reduce the risk of dementia later in life.
An Ohio couple exchanged vows on Christmas day in their son's hospital room. Their four-year-old son, Billy, is currenty being treated for cancer. The couple, Sarah Lewis and William Cramer, had their wedding plans fall through when their little boy's health took a turn for the worst.