Stephen Hawking: Superhumans Will Threaten Humankind

The late physicist feared that one day, some humans would turn to DNA manipulation to become a race of superhumans. He predicted right before his death in March that this century, people... Read more »

Neanderthals Made Humans Resistant Against Flu, Hepatitis

Researchers at the Universities of Arizona and Stanford published a study in the journal Cell, according to which the breeding of early humans with Neanderthals resulted in creating offspring resistant to dangerous... Read more »

Langley Toddler Has a Rare Genetic Disorder: What Is Sun Allergy?

We all know that without the sun, life wouldn’t be possible. But for a little girl in Langley, a rare genetic disorder makes her allergic to the sun. Charlie is two years... Read more »

Virus Infections in Early Life Could Set the Stage For Alzheimer’s

Scientists have found that Alzheimer’s could be triggered by viruses that can affect the brain. It’s been years of debate on what causes the disease, and this study sparks the debates with... Read more »