New Story Just Out: A Fire Lookout On What’s Lost In A Transition To Technology

Yet another interesting headline in the world of health and well-being. A Fire Lookout On What’s Lost In A Transition To Technology
The number of manned fire lookouts in the U.S. is dwindling, as technology is increasingly used to spot and monitor wildfires. But can technology replace a human watch?

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New Story Just Out: Friday News Roundup – International

Yet another interesting headline in the world of health and well-being. Friday News Roundup – International
We cover flying flamingos, Bolton getting the boot and Hubble making history.

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New Story Just Out: In ‘Something Deeply Hidden,’ Sean Carroll Argues There Are Infinite Copies Of You

Yet another interesting headline in the world of health and well-being. In ‘Something Deeply Hidden,’ Sean Carroll Argues There Are Infinite Copies Of You
The physicist dives into fraught territory, taking up the age-old debate over quantum mechanics — aiming to convince readers that the Many Worlds interpretation is the one that describes reality.

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New Story Just Out: Finding Meaning At Work: How We Shape And Think About Our Jobs

Yet another interesting headline in the world of health and well-being. Finding Meaning At Work: How We Shape And Think About Our Jobs
Finding a new job may be the solution to your woes at work. But there may also be other ways to get more out of your daily grind. This week on Hidden Brain, we explore ways to find meaning at work.

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New Story Just Out: CRISPR Gene-Editing May Offer Path To Cure For HIV, First Published Report Shows

Yet another interesting headline in the world of health and well-being. CRISPR Gene-Editing May Offer Path To Cure For HIV, First Published Report Shows
Researchers safely used CRISPR gene-editing techniques in a patient with HIV. The research provides evidence the approach may be promising for treating HIV infection.

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New Story Just Out: Scientists Create A Device That Can Mass-Produce ‘Synthetic’ Human Embryos

Yet another interesting headline in the world of health and well-being. Scientists Create A Device That Can Mass-Produce ‘Synthetic’ Human Embryos
Researchers hope large numbers of very primitive, slightly incomplete human embryos will lead to new insights into early human development and ways to prevent miscarriages and birth defects.

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New Story Just Out: How The Trump Administration’s Attacks On Science Put Americans At Risk

Yet another interesting headline in the world of health and well-being. How The Trump Administration’s Attacks On Science Put Americans At Risk
NPR’s Ailsa Chang talks with Gretchen Goldman, researcher with the Union of Concerned Scientists, about how the Trump administration’s attacks on science have put Americans’ health and safety at risk.

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New Story Just Out: EPA Chief Pledges To Severely Cut Back On Animal Testing Of Chemicals

Yet another interesting headline in the world of health and well-being. EPA Chief Pledges To Severely Cut Back On Animal Testing Of Chemicals
Alternative tests are emerging, the agency says, such as computer modeling and tissue studies of cells grown in the lab. Environmental advocates say the move is too quick, and disregards human health.

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