How a bearded dragon STI controlled the minds of a cricket colony

The discovery, made by accident, tells us about insects' behavior and gives insight into our own

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The 2019-nCoV coronavirus outbreak is serious, but we are getting the response to it right

In 2002, the SARS outbreak surprised the world. The global response to 2019-nCoV has taken that lesson to heart

In the future, illnesses might be diagnosed with viral lasers

Scientists have engineered viruses to emit a pulse of light, making them easily traceable

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60% of astronauts test positive for active herpes virus in space

Something about space brings out cold sores - what does it mean for people on Earth?