05/26/2016 - 11:19pm
It is amazing how intelligent we can be. We can construct shelter, find new ways of hunting, and create boats and machines. Our unique intelligence...
05/26/2016 - 11:19pm
NASA could get a crew of astronauts to orbit Mars by 2033 without increasing its budget beyond the rate of inflation, says Bill Nye the Science Guy....
05/26/2016 - 5:03pm
Join me on Wednesday. June 1 from 2:00 – 3:00 p.m. ET for a free webinar: "Career Paths in Public Health Law and Health Law." This webinar will...
05/26/2016 - 3:10pm
The virus was a tiny, barely known annoyance. Scientists now think environmental changes made Zika explode into a global crisis.
05/26/2016 - 12:01pm
Most Americans would not enroll in clinical trials over concerns they would experience side effects, encounter higher costs, or receive a placebo...
05/26/2016 - 11:16am
A strategy devised to keep the world polio-free once the virus has finally been wiped from the Earth may be setting the Global Polio Eradication...
Ethics in the News
05/25/2016New York TimesGov. Andrew M. Cuomo said he would sign the bill exempting the items from state sales tax and local taxes.
05/25/2016New York TimesFor people with disabilities and their families, the battle for accessible toilet facilities has been going on for decades.
05/25/2016New York TimesThe news caused a sharp rise in the stock of Sarepta Therapeutics, the maker of the drug, as some investors…
05/25/2016BBCScientists studying the Zika outbreak in Brazil are becoming increasingly concerned the virus may cause eye damage in babies.
05/25/2016New York TimesChildren as young as 8 working on tobacco farms are exposed to harmful nicotine and pesticides, according to Human Rights…
05/24/2016NPRHealth officials have warned for years that the world is not ready for the next big pandemic. Leaders at the…
05/24/2016New York TimesWhile Republicans worry about applying tax dollars to abortion or encouraging contraception, Democrats fear a backdoor assault on environmental regulations.