A new U.S. study on rats is giving new life to the debate on whether cellphone use causes cancer. NBCNews reports. » Read More
A new gene test claims it can slow the US painkiller addiction epidemic by identifying likely addicts before a doctor writes a prescription.
A state of the art ship will be named after Sir David Attenborough, despite people voting for it to be called Boaty McBoatface.
She left the Wall Street life and helped revolutionize a science that touches every person on the planet. CNBC's Money Lab profiles 23andMe founder and CEO Anne Wojcicki.
Researchers say the planets have a 'winning combination' and could potentially support life.
Three planets warm enough to hold liquid water and potentially support life have been found, and they are not too far away.
A top public health official told CNBC that the U.S. could very well see more instances of the Zika virus.
The Large Hadron Collider, a 17-mile-long particle accelerator, experienced issues after a small animal chewed through a power cable, NPR said.
Elon Musk's SpaceX announced on Twitter that the company plans to put a Dragon spacecraft on Mars as soon as 2018.
NASA is looking for ideas from the U.S. space industry for an advanced Mars orbiter that the agency hopes to launch in the 2020s.
Sandy Weill, Citigroup chairman emeritus and former CEO, and his wife Joan discuss their $185 million gift to the University of California, San Francisco for neuroscience research.
Sandy Weill, Citigroup chairman emeritus and former CEO, and his wife Joan discuss their $185 million gift to the University of California, San Francisco for neuroscience research. They believe that this is the decade that neuroscience catches up to other progress in similar sciences. Sandy Weill also weighs in on the financial sector and the prospects for Citigroup.
Bristol-Myers Squibb CEO Giovanni Caforio, discusses cancer research and affordability of medicine.
Discussing the play on Sarepta Therapeutics as its Duchenne muscular dystrophy drug sees pressure from FDA, with the FMHR traders.
Wall Street turned bearish on FDA approval for the Duchenne muscular dystrophy drug, reports CNBC's Meg Tirrell.
The 'MSSNG' project to create the world's largest genomic database on autism is more than halfway complete.
When you hear 'General Electric,' probably the last thing that comes to mind is hot sauce.
As controversy swirls around NFL concussion protocols, a medical expert tells CNBC why the league needs big change.
NASA cooperated with IMAX for its newest film, "A Beautiful Planet", which offers a never before seen glimpse of Earth from space.
Scientists say humans have changed the world so dramatically that the planet's biodiversity is on the decline.
A team of scientists is calling for better monitoring of indoor air pollution, highlighting the risk of "sick-building syndrome."