Are doctors talking enough with expectant mothers about the brain changes that motherhood brings?
A third of ICU families report they fear they'll be seen as "troublemakers" if they speak up about their loved one's care.
The study finds that the lines between brain disorders may be more blurred than previously thought.
With biomedical innovation comes high drug prices. Does pharmaceutical research and development justifies the high cost of today's life-saving drugs?
We look at the history of the biotech industry in Boston.
The state Legislature is expected to pass a measure that would invest another $500 million in life science over the next five years.
WBUR's Carey Goldberg runs through some essential vocabulary that you need to be able to speak and understand biotech.
A New York University professor recently replicated the study and his results question the initial findings.
Science writer Carl Zimmer on the history of heredity and how current research is shaping its future
Reich discusses how brand new technology and research methods have changed our understanding of our past.
Lipska is the author of "The Neuroscientist Who Lost Her Mind: My Tale of Madness And Recovery."
The Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite, better knows as TESS, will survey the sky for planets like Earth.
Food labeling can actually change how our bodies function and different aromas, like the smell of a grapefruit, can help control our cravings.
His new book is "Searching for Stars on an Island in Maine."
Researchers are developing a new weapon against cancer: a "personal vaccine" made just for you. It trains a patient's immune system to respond to a tumor's specific DNA.
We look back at 2017: a year filled with important scientific discoveries that have advanced the ways we treat diseases, study astronomy and even play sports.
We spent a day with Jonathan Losos, biology professor and curator of herpetology at Harvard's Museum of Comparative Zoology.
MIT professor emeritus Rainer Weiss is among the 3 American scientists awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics for their work detecting gravitational waves.
President Trump spoke in front of the UN today for the first time. The President had pointed words for North Korea, Iran and Venezuela -- and stressed the importance of...
Dr. Robert Stern is out with a study on what happens to the brains of people who played tackle football before they were 12 years old.