In this episode of SciTech Now, child psychologists discover how and why many children develop imaginary friends; learn why technology companies design products that consumers cannot repair at home; RTI International is building a biofuels reactor, which turns wood waste into gasoline; and Utah’s Hogle Zoo is connecting sick children with injured animals to help […]
Why does the largest land mammal have a smaller chance of developing cancer than humans? Scientists in Utah have pinpointed a superhero gene that could open new possibilities in cancer research.
Long Island’s Cold Spring Harbor laboratory has been the site of monumental scientific discoveries, in cancer research, plant biology and genomics, and is home to eight Nobel laureates. Now the research institution celebrates 125 years of scientific study and breakthroughs. Reporter Andrea Vasquez has the story.