A pair of scientists say the KL-VS gene seems to not only prolong life but also to boost cognitive faculties.
A rare "Empire Strikes Back" action figure just sold for $11,683, but "Star Wars" collector Steve Sansweet says fans wanting to gamble on collecting might not find the gold mine they're looking for.
In a discovery by a Harvard researcher, a reactivated gene found in embryos helps mice regrow clipped parts of their ears and toes. Could the "fountain of youth" gene hold promise for humans too?
While global happiness research tends to focus on economic and sociological factors, one study says genes close to the makeup of Denmark's DNA up your chance at bliss.
Some tiny astronauts are scheduled to fly up to the International Space Station to help scientists model the effects of long-term space exposure on humans.
A vegan-cheese project on Indiegogo aims to replicate cheese from cows' milk without involving any mammals.
New ruling in Alice Corporation v. CLS Bank means firms must do more to advance 'abstract' software claims to receive a patent.
Genetically modified bananas loaded with vitamin A are scheduled to go into human trials in the US with the aim of improving nutrition in Africa.
For the first time, researchers create a new organism based on E. coli that passes along artificially engineered DNA.
It's been three-quarters of a century since the world first met Batma-, uh we mean, Bruce Wayne, and he shows no signs of slowing down.