Winter is flu season – could it be coronavirus season as well? The research is mixed, but other factors besides temperature and humidity have more to do with the spread of SARS-CoV-2.
Now that we're in a post-truth world, a timely report from the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine highlights evidence for what works and what doesn't when talking about science.
How will neurotech evolve? An NAS workshop this week focuses on social and ethical opportunities and challenges we face both now and down the road.
The president of one of the country's leading research university systems argues that the academic community has to make sure researchers and scientists engage with the general public.
The report released jointly by the Royal Society in the UK and the US National Academy of Sciences provides a guide to current…