The drug that comes in a little blue pill could help keep malaria contained by stiffening up the parasite that causes it, say researchers.
Heat-seeking technology developed for the military's Javelin missile program might soon be used to save rather than destroy.
A high-tech diagnostic method could speed identification of the virus, a key factor in combating epidemics.
The Egyptian government has given permission for a radar scan of the tomb of Pharaoh Tutankhamun...and therein lies a tale.
Using the same tech a destroyer uses to detect a submarine, a new diagnostic tool listens for the sound of popping vapor nanobubbles -- a telltale sign that malaria parasites are dining.
Researchers from the University of St. Andrews figure out a way to attach laser lights to cells to make them easier to keep track of. Because they don't make name tags that tiny.
By joining your machine to others around the world, you could help eradicate diseases or find alien life.
It seems that the Microsoft chairman would like Facebook and Google billionaires to pay attention to eliminating diseases afflicting the poor, in addition to wiring up the planet.
Across the continent, unmanned aerial vehicles are already in use across a broad spectrum of industries.
CEOs from Apple, Facebook and Salesforce are utilizing their power to offer their positions on everything from gay rights to immigration to vaccinations. And they're not the only ones.