By Quanta Magazine
Researchers are examining the power of subtle genetic weaknesses in the immune system to affect the severity of infectious diseases, including …
John Priscu’s search for life that thrives under ice took him to subglacial lakes at the South Pole. Now he has his eye on Mars and Europa.
To recognize strange extraterrestrial life and solve biological mysteries on this planet, scientists are searching for an objective definition for …
Herd immunity differs from place to place, and many factors influence how it’s calculated. While much about the COVID-19 pandemic remains uncertain, …