At the Texas Medical Center, near-miracles happen every day.
The Houston-based journalist reintroduces us to the cowboy surgeons who started the ongoing quest for an artificial heart.
Elements of Art
The New Pollution at Rudolph Blume ArtScan Gallery interrogates the assumptions and blindspots of scientific orthodoxy.
Exasperating but True
NASA scientist Serkan Golge has been in a Turkish jail for more than a year on accusations he was involved in a failed coup in July 2016.
More than 3,000 episodes later, the little radio program that could from UH is still going strong.
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Your year with the youngsters, planned.
How many times have you forgotten to take your meds? Alessandro Grattoni's new developments in nanotechnology could mean that will never happen again.
To the Rescue
A one-day event highlights a new form of community action that you can join at home.
These believers in the energy of tomorrow say yes.
The Texas Heart Institute's new research into a "ghost heart" — an organ scrubbed clean of all cells — could build a human heart nearly from scratch.
Plastinated human specimens return to Space City, this time demonstrating common maladies.
A look into the season’s most-cited emotion
Whether instantaneous or anthropometric, human or falcon, preserved bodies in every form are gathered at the new exhibit.
A behind-the-scenes visit with the queen of astronauts, Peggy Whitson, at NASA's watery NBL.
Leda Castilho and her team have moved into a top-notch lab space to help tackle the dangerous virus from Houston.
Houston artist Dario Robleto joins the $100 million search for alien life.
“A patent is not just a single act—it can be a lifestyle.”