An engineering team bored two miles into hot rock without causing major earthquakes—a good sign for harnessing the Earth’s heat as a power source….
The Australian bushfires destroyed over 28,000 acres of land and the natural habitats of some of the country’s most beloved wildlife.
As a result, animals like koalas and kangaroos face food shortages, contaminated water, and a lack of family. Wildlife caretakers are stepping in to help.
Images from an animal carer couple’s…
A scan revealed a clot in a patient’s jugular. The challenge? That patient was an astronaut, 250 miles overhead in the International Space Station….
Countries around the world are evacuating citizens from China because of a deadly coronavirus outbreak that originated in the city of Wuhan in December.
The virus has killed more than 1,370 people and infected more than 60,000. For the latest case total, death toll, and travel information, see Business Insider’s live…
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Mobile World Congress, the biggest smartphone tech show of the year, was canceled on Wednesday because of concerns about the coronavirus, the event’s organizers said in a statement.
Some of the biggest companies had already pulled out of MWC amid the coronavirus concerns.
GSMA, the organization behind the event, had said on…
Small and mid-size biotech companies are increasingly launching the drugs they develop, rather than getting added to the portfolios of larger pharmaceutical companies with established teams to sell the drugs.
Launching a drug successfully — that is, getting insurers to cover the cost of the new treatment — isn’t as easy…
Last year, the vice president directed the space agency to put astronauts back on the moon. NASA crunched the numbers—and it won’t come cheap….
Two psychiatrists offer key changes that social media platforms can make to stop doing harm and start doing good for those who may struggle with their mental health….
A scientist spent years building a tool to identify coronaviruses that can jump species. Then this winter’s virus emerged—and put his system to the test….