Mice with human-language DNA? Goats with human-like organs? They already exist. A British report raises anew the dilemma of creating animals with human characteristics for the sake of medical science.
Anxiety over nuclear radiation isn't new, and purveyors of pop culture have profited handsomely. But even with more serious films on the subject, the public is still largely ignorant of the science.
The retrofuturistic trend draws on a Jules Verne-like view of the world and Victorian-era technology.
Human/animal hybrids are merely the stuff of horror fiction and Internet hoaxes.
The eco-conscious city plans to build more than 680 miles of new bikeways in the coming two decades at a cost of $613 million.
The Google logo has changed to recognize Halloween 2009. Trick or Treat!
Amid high international tensions over Iran's nuclear program, the US and Israel are engaged in three weeks of virtual wargames aboard the USS Higgins, a missile-defense warship.