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How Does Adderall Work?

May 12, 2015 | by American Chemical Society | Comments

More than 25 million people rely on Adderall and other similar drugs to help treat narcolepsy, depression and attention deficit and hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). But how does amphetamine, the active ingredient in Adderall, work? This week, Reactions from the American Chemical Society explains how amphetamine helps you focus.

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GPS-Camera Implants Protect Rhinos from Poachers

July 22, 2015 8:19 am | by Ryan Bushey, Associate Editor | Comments

The device is comprised of a series of GPS tags, heart rate monitors, and embedded cameras. 

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Harnessing Evaporation through Minuscule Bacterial Spores

July 15, 2015 9:13 am | by Ryan Bushey, Associate Editor | Comments

Scientists at Columbia University developed a unique method for harnessing natural sources of energy.

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Why Millipedes Glow in the Dark

July 9, 2015 8:24 am | by Ryan Bushey, Associate Editor | Comments

The millipede has a peculiar defense mechanism for fending off predators.

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Small, Magnetic Robots Aim to Inject Drugs into the Bloodstream

July 1, 2015 8:30 am | by Ryan Bushey, Associate Editor | Comments

Scientists from the University of Houston and Boston Children’s Hospital presented a new research project they’ve been working on at the IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation (ICRA).

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Why DNA Evidence May Not Be So Reliable

June 30, 2015 8:21 am | by Ryan Bushey, Associate Editor | Comments

A new investigation being conducted by Frontline is focusing on the accuracy of DNA samples used in criminal cases.

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Researchers Discover How Moths See in the Dark

June 16, 2015 8:46 am | by Ryan Bushey, Associate Editor | Comments

The experiment involved a robotic flower and infrared cameras. 

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Researchers Test Mind-Controlled Robotic Prosthetic

June 1, 2015 8:30 am | by Ryan Bushey, Associate Editor | Comments

This is part of an ongoing series focusing on the way robotics will impact our lives.

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How a Smartphone Camera Can Find Eye Cancer

May 15, 2015 8:23 am | by Ryan Bushey, Associate Editor | Comments

ABC News featured an interview with Julie Fitzgerald, a mom who noticed a white glow in her son Avery’s eye after taking a picture of him with her smartphone. 

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Inside New York's Cryotherapy Lab

April 13, 2015 10:04 am | by Ryan Bushey, Associate Editor | Comments

This company is offering a peculiar treatment.

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The Untapped Potential of 3-D Printing

March 24, 2015 11:07 am | by Ryan Bushey, Associate Editor | Comments

3-D printing could make a huge impact on digital dentistry, manufacturing, organ transplants, and multiple other fields.

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Futuristic 3-D Printing Technique Unveiled

March 17, 2015 12:00 pm | by Ryan Bushey, Associate Editor | Comments

The inspiration for this creation came from the T-1000, the lethal and liquid robot from the movie Terminator 2.

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Stanford Showcases New App for Studying Heart Health

March 10, 2015 4:07 pm | by Ryan Bushey, Associate Editor | Comments

Apple teamed up with a handful of universities to create these medical research applications.                            

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The Evolution of Birth Control

February 20, 2015 4:46 pm | by Ryan Bushey, Associate Editor | Comments

The Atlantic’s Olga Khazan wrote a new feature for the magazine examining the future of contraception.                                     

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How Technology Can Block Our Creativity

February 17, 2015 2:21 pm | by Ryan Bushey, Associate Editor | Comments

The Atlantic's James Hamblin explores how our obsession with smartphones could stifle creative impulses.                              

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President Obama Reveals Details About Precision Medicine Project

February 1, 2015 6:45 pm | by Ryan Bushey, Associate Editor | Comments

President Obama held a press conference revealing new details surrounding the Precision Medicine initiative he announced during the State of The Union.                               

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