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Is this doll haunted? Watch a (creepy) live stream to find out

A reportedly haunted doll is under the camera so that the morbidly curious can determine for themselves the veracity of the claims.

By 27 April 2016


Modern forensics solve 700-year-old murder mystery

The contents of the bowels of an Italian medieval warlord have revealed his nefarious cause of death nearly 700 years later.

By 12 January 2015


Tracking diseases using Google Maps and cell phones

Researchers at UCLA digitize rapid diagnostic tests to test for diseases such as HIV, malaria, and tuberculosis with less user error.

By 28 April 2012


Portable device to detect pathogens in 30 minutes

The goal: A handheld device, described as a molecular-level Lego set, that will test for tuberculosis and similar bugs in 30 minutes.

By 7 February 2012


Biochemist wins $500,000 Lemelson-MIT Prize

Breakthroughs leading to sophisticated cancer, tuberculosis, and arthritis drugs, as well as cell imaging nanotechnology, get recognition.

By 2 June 2010


If a mosquito bites in Sub-Saharan Africa, grab your cell phone

The CellScope might revolutionize the speed and ease with which we diagnose and screen for malaria, tuberculosis, and more.

By 4 August 2009


Project Masiluleke taps cell phones in AIDS fight

Project M harnesses the ubiquity of cell phones in South Africa to spread information about public health crises such as AIDS, tuberculosis.

By 28 October 2008


Dell and Microsoft unite to help AIDS victims

Dell and Microsoft go Red, to help treat AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria sufferers in Africa.

By 25 January 2008