Could New Therapies For Drug-Resistant Staph Help To Breed Even Worse…

Antibiotic-resistant staph bugs are a terrifying prospect: a potentially deadly skin infection that resists most traditional treatments. But now, researchers think they've found a weapon against MRSA: hitting it with low-temperature plasma. » 12/04/09 8:30am 12/04/09 8:30am

A Moment of Profoundly Silly Outfits and Knife-Fighting in Dune…

A couple of weeks ago, we had a poll where we asked you which science fiction drug you'd most like to get strung out on. The Spice from Dune won by a pretty wide margin (62.4%). Tailing it were Dust, the drug from Babylon 5 (15.4%) and Soma from Brave New World (12.5). You'd really need to be high on spice to… » 1/18/08 7:20am 1/18/08 7:20am