Exploring exactly why some individuals' memory skills are better than others has led researchers at Washington University in St. Louis to study the brain basis of learning strategies that healthy young adults select to help ...
Central to being human is the ability to adapt: We learn from our mistakes. Previous theories of learning have assumed that the size of learning naturally scales with the size of the mistake. But now biomedical engineers ...
U.S. Indian tribes living along the Klamath River staged a rally in Portland, Ore., demanding removal of four hydroelectric dams.
British conservationists say they've found culling grey squirrels isn't the best way to save Britain's threatened native red squirrel population.
Britain is planning a major revision of pharmaceutical drug trial regulatory rules after an incident that nearly killed six men.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved the manufacture of this year's seasonal influenza vaccine.
A study by a Finland hospital has said babies fed exclusively on breast milk for more than nine months may have an increased risk of allergies.
U.S. hurricane forecasters Thursday revised downward their 2006 hurricane season projections.
NASA says the International Space Station crew will take a special call next Tuesday from members of the European champion soccer team FC Barcelona.
Researchers from the Pacific Northwest Research Institute (PNRI) and the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) have uncovered a pattern of DNA damage in connective tissues in the human breast that could shed ...