When President Joe Biden took Ford's electric F-150 Lightning pickup for a test drive in Dearborn, Michigan, in May 2021, the event was more than a White House photo op. It marked a new phase in an accelerating shift from gas-powered cars and trucks to electric vehicles.
As an increasingly vaccinated world emerges from lockdowns, lots of people are talking about whether the fight against the pandemic was too strong or too weak.
Midlife was once considered a time to enjoy the fruits of one's years of work and parenting. That is no longer true in the U.S.
Much of the technology used to identify and manage misinformation is powered by artificial intelligence. Although AI helps people detect misinformation, it has ironically also been used to produce misinformation in recent years.
Since mushrooms don't last long, it's important they spread their spores quickly. This is where poisons and toxins can come in.
If you're among the 25% of Americans averse to needles, you're probably not surprised by the COVID-19 immunization stall. Even for those who want immunity, bribes with beer or lottery tickets may not be enough to override anxiety.
The Food and Drug Administration set off a firestorm of debate when it approved a new drug, aducanumab, for Alzheimer's disease via an accelerated approval pathway.
How can a single company bring down a noticeable proportion of the internet?
Would you vote by mail if you had to drive hours to a post office to mail your ballot? That question confronts the United States Supreme Court this session.