The Food and Drug Administration’s restrictions on the dispensing of mifepristone — one half of the two-drug cocktail used to end a pregnancy in its first 10 weeks — “no longer makes clinical sense” and should be “expeditiously withdrawn,” experts argue in the New England Journal of Medicine.Read more
Ancient heritage sites caught in the crossfire of war are, in many ways, little different from civilian populations trapped in the midst of armed conflict: Even when they continue to stand, they are crumbling inside.
A new study set out to re-create the impact of small arms fire on stone columns and structures that have endured thousands of years of sun, wind and rain.Read more
Can a mouse meditate? A new study suggests the answer is ... kind of.Read more