The most powerful space telescope ever built will look back in time to the Dark Ages of the universe12 days ago
Researchers found less of an immune system response to the COVID-19 vaccines in patients with cancer who are on chemotherapy. A third shot helped, though.
Depression among US adults, which spiked early in the COVID-19 pandemic, is even worse now, most notably among the unmarried and people with low income.
People who eat mushrooms have lower odds of having depression, according to a new study of 24,000 adults in the United States.
Soldiers jumped from CH-47 Chinook helicopters operated by the 1-52nd General Service Aviation Battalion during an airborne operation over Malemute drop zone at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska.
Drugs some people with type 2 diabetes take called GLP-1R agonists may cut their risk of COVID-19 complications, including hospitalization and death.
Rural Alaska has a bridge problem as permafrost thaws and crossing river ice gets riskier with climate change12 days ago
Although many people need to keep their blood pressure under control, a poll finds that relatively few check at home. Here's what might change that.
U.S. army soldiers are teaching children in Djibouti about nutrition and dental health. Learn more about the difference they are making.
New research on mindset and schedule indicates why some working, single mothers find time to exericse, while others don't.
4 reasons Americans are still seeing empty shelves and long waits – with Christmas just around the corner12 days ago
Medical errors keep killing patients – but there are laws, incentives and mindset changes that could reduce the death toll12 days ago
Reporting all biosafety errors could improve labs worldwide – and increase public trust in biological research12 days ago
Rural Alaska needs new bridges as permafrost thaws and crossing river ice gets riskier – the infrastructure bill is only a start12 days ago
Sports Heroes Who Served: Harvard Athlete, Ardent Abolitionist Became a Civil War Hero > U.S. Department of Defense > Storyby David Vergun, 12 days ago
As an abolitionist, Norwood Penrose Hallowell was eager to join the Union Army. The former Harvard athlete would later become a Civil War hero.
State and local chambers of commerce are famous for holding ribbon-cutting ceremonies but do so much more. Get a sense of those duties here.
Almost 80 years after President Franklin Delano Roosevelt's famous Four Freedoms speech, the United States continues to champion human rights abroad.
Computer Space launched the video game industry 50 years ago – here's the real reason you probably haven't heard of it13 days ago
Nationwide, millions of people, disproportionately poor and people of color, are saddled with unaffordable criminal legal debt. A new report offers fixes.
Americans started getting back to regular activities like travel and eating indoors before COVID-19 vaccines became available, according to a new study.
3D-printed "biosymbiotic" wearable devices that are custom fit to the user's body can collect data that wrist-mounted sensors can't, researchers say.
New research into COVID reinfections in unvaccinated people shows "previous infection alone can offer very little long-term protection..."
Recreational use and availability of the drug ketamine has seen an increase in recent years, but less than 1% of people in the US use it, a new study shows.
Researchers have come up with a more environmentally friendly way to extract rare earth elements, critical for tech like smartphones and car batteries.