The U.S. Food and Drug Administration have given a nod to Novoto's 'Procysbi' for treating nephropathic cystinosis in kids and adults. This drug was given the orphan product designation as it was meant to treat a rare disease or condition.
A recent study published in the journal Neurology shows a strong correlation between the Mediterranean diet and memory skills.
Carmen Blandin Tarleton, who was left disfigured by her estranged husband, received a complete face transplant in February with the help of donors and family. The domestic abuse victim finally revealed her new reconstructed face to the world during a news conference held Wednesday at the Boston's Br...
Archaeologists just released some shocking new information. Jamestown's colonists may have resorted to cannibalism during the "starving time" winter of 1609-10.
Researchers have found a way to allow a robot to delicately reach through clutter in order to pick up an object. The new creation has major implications for robotics and the creation of touch-sensitive limbs.
Who needs an energy efficient light bulb? Not conservatives, that's for sure! A new series of studies has revealed that conservatives are less likely to buy energy efficient light bulbs if they're packaged as environmentally friendly.
Researchers have unearthed a veritable treasure trove of archaeology--a family of medieval skeletons buried beneath a parking lot in Edinburgh, Scotland.
A small space rock slammed into one of the ISS's solar panels and created a bullet-sized hole.
Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo rocket blasted off today as it took its first supersonic leap toward outer space.
Is it really survival of the fittest? That may not be the case when it comes to evolution. Computer scientists have discovered that the popular explanation of competition to survive in nature may not actually be necessary for evolvability to increase.
The depression-like symptoms associated with seasonal affected disorder (SAD) are just the opposite for rats. Less sunlight makes them happier.