A new U.S. study on rats is giving new life to the debate on whether cellphone use causes cancer. NBCNews reports.
CNBC's Meg Tirrell talks with Dr. Jennifer Doudna, UC Berkeley professor and CRISPR technology pioneer about the scientific breakthrough of editing genes as a possible cure for hundreds of diseases.
Tom Abraham-James, director at Helium One, talks about the business opportunities and growth areas for helium gas.
*Fast, precise new tool for editing crops and livestock. LONDON, May 26- Heat-tolerant Angus beef cattle designed for the tropics with white coats instead of black or red. In a research lab in Norwich, 100 miles northeast of London, Wendy Harwood is making exact DNA tweaks in barley plants to produce better-germinating grain, with higher yield and quality.
Electrical signals help govern our body, and scientists hope that by adjusting those signals, they can treat diseases more precisely than with pills.
Record temperatures, drought, rain and La Nina: NOAA's Climate Prediction Center has been issuing outlooks for what lies ahead this summer.
DARPA BTO Director Dr. Justin Sanchez spoke to CNBC about technologies to help brain functions, reports CNBC's Meg Tirrell.
Exotic ingredients mean beer may have been the ancient Chinese version of a $70,000 Bordeaux meant to impress friends, say archaeologists.
Fluctuations in blood pressure could lead to brain decline, heart attack and stroke.
Neil Dwane, global strategist at Allianz Global Investors, says many Bayer investors will view the deal negatively as they won't own Monsanto.
Herbal remedies, used around the world, are thought of as largely innocuous alternatives to conventional medicine. They aren't, say two doctors.
American kids are seeing a few ads for alcohol every day, concerning Rand Corp researchers who fear young people are at greater risk of abusing alcohol.
Amgen is working on a drug to lower the risk of heart attack, reports CNBC's Meg Tirrell.
A company has been created to develop "novel technology" to help treat type 1 diabetes and potentially negate the need for insulin injections.
No link between meal timing and obesity: The findings fly in the face of previously published studies, but there are limitations.
Genetically modified crops are safe for both human consumption and the environment, according to a report by top U.S. scientists on Tuesday.
For one migratory bird, the red knot, climate change is causing it to shrink in size and put its survival at risk, new research suggests.
BakerHostetler, a firm with more than 900 lawyers across the country, partnered with Ross Intelligence to use its AI technology for bankruptcy matters.
WASHINGTON, May 12- The Environmental Protection Agency on Thursday published the first U.S. regulations to reduce methane emissions from new or modified oil and gas facilities, one of the key remaining pieces of the Obama administration's climate change strategy. The steps are part of the Obama administration's strategy to cut methane emissions 40 to 45...
Is there meat in your veggie burger? It's possible, according to Clear Labs, a company that genetically tests food products.