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How much sleep does your brain need? Experts discuss the links between sleep, memory, and cognition.
Just smelling the aroma of coffee is enough to change the activity of certain genes in rats.
A new study says people may be sabotaging their diets in an unexpected way - through too little sleep.
Nearly half of American adults say they rarely get a good night's sleep, according to a new poll.
A rocking motion appears to synchronize brainwaves, leading to deeper sleep with a quicker onset.
Science museums aren't just dioramas and dusty skeletons anymore.
The money will be used to turn Nikola Tesla’s final laboratory into a museum.
In natural history museums around the world, art and science intersect in the de...
Philadelphia’s Mütter Museum has a lot of heart, and other organs too.
How do museums protect and preserve artistic and historic artifacts for the ages...
\t"Disturbingly informative," is how museum director Robert Hicks describes Philadelphia's Mütter Museum--items of interest include a gangrenous hand, wax models of extinct diseases, deformed bones and body parts. Now imagine what's in the basement. Science Friday got a behind-the-scenes tour.