Using CRISPR to genetically modify insects as a way to fight disease or crop devastation may be more difficult than initially thought, due in part to genetic variation within insect populations.
Military veterans have a higher unemployment rate than nonveterans, according to federal statistics. One reason may be that when veterans seek civilian jobs, they often face stereotypes from hiring managers. But another set of stereotypes may come into play as well: Veterans fall prey to their own preconceptions about certain types of jobs, and miss out on promising opportunities.
Researchers have created a rechargeable lithium metal battery with three times the capacity of commercial lithium-ion batteries.
Like some people, some baboons are more like wallflowers, while others hang out in the thick of the crowd.
Astronomers have developed a method for observing the region where planets form using molecules of carbon monoxide.