|Nobel Winner: Scientists Wrong a Lot
One of this year's Nobel Prize laureates says learning how to handle failure is key to becoming a successful scientist. James Rothman says research often ends up failing to produce the desired result.
|Climate Change Lets Diseases Roam
Experts say multiple diseases are spreading in part because of climate change, including Valley Fever, a fungus that can invade the brain or skin; a brain-eating amoeba, and illnesses carried by ticks.
|23andMe Faces Class Action Lawsuit
Genetic testing company 23andMe is facing a class action lawsuit alleging that the Silicon Valley startup misled customers with advertising for its personalized DNA test kit, which is marketed as a tool.
|'Science' Also a Top Word for 2013
Look alive, selfie. There's another word of the year that's not all about you. While Oxford University Press called selfie its word of the year, the folks at Merriam-Webster gave "science" the honor.