Book Review: We the Scientists
How a daring team of parents and doctors forged a new path for medicine.
Squirrels Survive When Humans Would Die
Fauna Bio mines squirrel genomes for clues to developing new drugs for humans.
Can Reprogrammed Stem Cells Cure Type 1 Diabetes?
Sernova’s regenerative medicine pouch aims to help millions of people achieve insulin independence.
The Lure of Self Experimentation
These innovators are using their own bodies to build evidence for their hypotheses.
New Study Links Cognitive Performance to Disease Susceptibility
Variations in your cognitive performance before exposure to a respiratory virus can predict the severity of the infection.
7 Thought Experiments Based on Real Studies
Manipulating memories, smell-based dating apps, and more.
This Company Uses Machine Learning to Track Your Antibodies
Serimmune’s at-home tests compare your “epitope repertoire” against known cases, for more accurate diagnoses of everything from COVID-19 to Lyme disease to Epstein-Barr.
2023 Predictions—the Good, the Bad, and the Ugly
What to expect in genetic engineering, neuroscience, psychedelics, longevity research, digital health, food, human performance, wellbeing, and of course, ChatGPT.
AI Versus Antibiotic Resistance
AI can help overcome both scientific and financial hurdles to tackle this serious threat to global health.