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Will momentum for developing an Ebola vaccine and treatment stay on track as infection rates decrease?
Jon Cohen, a staff writer covering the outbreak for Science magazine, says that despite the vaccines’ success in monkeys, their efficacy in humans is far from guaranteed.
A new documentary looks at a controversial 1970s experiment to teach a chimpanzee sign language.
Rather than focusing on how similar humans are to chimpanzees, can more be learned by examining how we're different?
Ira Flatow and guests share science funnies and discover an element of humor (pu...
Researchers have tickled gorillas, bonobos, chimps and humans in an effort to un...
Do 'science' and 'comedy' go together?
Can hearty laughter have some of the same physiological effects as exercise?
Smile, smile, smile. Happiness may be catching.
Author Scott Weems lets us in on the jokes and uncovers the science of humor.