Red meat cuts can benefit the climate and your lifespan

"...cobenefits for human and planetary health... can be achieved by making simple partial substitutions of red and processed meat..."

Keila DePape-McGill • futurity
today ~5 min

Kidney disease discovery could lead to new therapies for African Americans

"African Americans develop end stage kidney disease at four times the rate of white Americans," but new research could help reduce the disparity.

Sarah Avery-Duke • futurity
today ~4 min

Team fills in gap in how plants fight pathogen attacks

New research uncovers what causes an initial spike in immune system response when pathogens attack plants.

Morgan Sherburne-Michigan • futurity
today ~6 min

What you should know about the Alabama IVF ruling

After Alabama's ruling on in vitro fertilization, Ruth Faden, a bioethicist at Johns Hopkins University, explores what's next for IVF in the United States.

Johns Hopkins University • futurity
today ~6 min

Your gas stove may emit more nanoparticles than car exhaust

You may be breathing in more tiny air pollution nanoparticles from your gas stove than you would from a car that runs on gas or diesel.

Kayla Wiles-Purdue • futurity
today ~7 min

Can an app ease your fear of the dentist?

A smartphone app and virtual reality may offer a way to help you overcome your fear of the dentist, all from the comfort of your own home.

Rachel Harrison-NYU • futurity
today ~8 min

Bariatric surgery beats lifestyle changes for diabetes control

Bariatric surgery is more effective than medical and lifestyle modifications for achieving long-term type 2 diabetes control and remission.

Allison Hydzik-Pittsburgh • futurity
today ~7 min

Gulf of Mexico seagrass is retreating as sea levels rise

New research finds a link between rising sea levels and the loss of vital seagrass habitats in the Gulf of Mexico.

Sally Palmer-UT-Austin • futurity
yesterday ~5 min

Social media users struggle to spot political AI bots

Social media users have trouble telling if messages about politics are from a human or an artificial intelligence bot, researchers say.

Brandi Wampler-Notre Dame • futurity
yesterday ~6 min

Your kids’ headphone use could be a problem

Lots of kids are using earbuds and headphones, a poll finds. Experts share why that could be bad for hearing and what you can do about.

U. Michigan • futurity
yesterday ~8 min