Why copper is so good at killing super bugs (and regular bacteria, too)
December 4, 2019, 9:27 a.m. by Starre Vartan
It's so effective, many experts think we should coat hospital beds, railings and other public furniture with an alloy of the metal.
Social connections, especially over food, are good for the body and soul
November 22, 2019, 1:38 p.m. by Lindsey Reynolds
A new study explores how our relationships with people can affect our longevity and physical health.
The benefits of quitting smoking and 5 natural ways to kick the habit
November 21, 2019, 10:43 a.m. by Starre Vartan
It's tough, but not impossible, to quit smoking. Here's how to put your cigarette-puffing habit behind you.
Prevent memory loss by protecting your hearing and vision
November 20, 2019, 8:18 a.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Hearing aids and cataract surgery can slow mental decline, say new studies.
Investors' billions are chasing the baby boomer market
November 18, 2019, 10:04 a.m. by Lloyd Alter
But is this smart money or is it missing the demographic boat?
Running just 10 minutes a day can reduce your risk of early death by 27 percent
November 12, 2019, 8:11 a.m. by Lloyd Alter
Who says you can't outrun old age?
A short workweek at a Japanese company led to a massive boost in productivity
November 4, 2019, 1:52 p.m. by Christian Cotroneo
So why aren't we doing this everywhere?
World's greenest senior living community breaks ground in Seattle
October 28, 2019, 1:33 p.m. by Lloyd Alter
In 10 or 20 years, we're going to need a lot of buildings like this — resilient and efficient.
How important is breakfast to weight loss?
Squirrels rely on birds to let them know when it's safe to go out
8 creative techniques to keep coral reefs alive
The truth about why pets get returned
Why a beluga's squishy head is so special
Scientists discover 'monster' black hole that 'should not even exist'