WASHINGTON -- As the world gets warmer, people are more likely to get hot under the collar, scientists say. A massive new study finds that aggressive acts like committing violent crimes and waging war become more likely with each added degree.
The next time you argue with a friend about the whiff of cilantro in your stir-fry that he finds disgusting, blame his genes.
LOS ANGELES -- There's been vast concern about bullying, and now comes another reason to make sure it doesn't happen: People who were bullied throughout childhood and adolescence were significantly more likely to end up in prison than people who were not, a study released Thursday shows.
A 65-year-old woman's brain was cut into 7,400 slices to create the most detailed three-dimensional atlas of the human brain ever made, bringing researchers one step closer to reverse-engineering the brain's convoluted circuitry.
Date: 06/21/2013 | Nation & World
WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama on Tuesday proposed an effort to map the brain's activity in unprecedented detail, as a step toward finding better ways to treat such conditions as Alzheimer's, autism, stroke and traumatic brain injuries.
Date: 04/02/2013 | Nation & World
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. -- Dr. Watson is accepting new patients.The Watson supercomputer is graduating from its medical residency and is being offered commercially to doctors and health insurance companies, IBM said Friday.
Date: 02/08/2013 | Business