Your computer can link up with others around the world to solve life's mysteries.
Columbia University scientists find correlations between certain birth months and the risk of contracting 55 diseases. Because birthdays aren't depressing enough on their own.
Commentary: A British research team has gotten the go-ahead to edit the DNA of a human embryo using breakthrough tech that could cure cancer -- or bring on a comic-book-style mutant apocalypse.
Researchers at the Harvard Wyss Institute have developed a simple, printed paper test that could be used for pathogen detection, including cases of ebola.
A computer defeats a master of the ancient board game Go. Is Monopoly far behind?
A group of students from the National University of Singapore has invented a device that helps prevent falls resulting from impaired walking associated with the disease.
The chip maker partners with the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research to use wearable devices and data analytics to help monitor patient treatment.
A drug tested on mice as a potential preventative against Alzheimer's disease had a range of unexpected anti-ageing effects.
Google's audacious research arm has already invested in driverless cars and Wi-Fi balloons. Now a new "moon shot" will try to tackle health care by examining what it means to be healthy.
The EyeGo, developed at Stanford University, uses an iPhone to snap sharp pictures of the front and back of the eye.