Articles by

Erin Garcia de Jesus

We still don’t know for sure where the coronavirus came from. Here’s why

More than a year after the novel coronavirus had spread to all corners of the globe, officially...

50 years ago, researchers treated chronic pain with electricity

Fooling the brain — Science News, March 20, 1971 Chronic pain can be treated surgically by...

Catnip repels insects. Scientists may have finally found out how

A whiff of catnip can make mosquitoes buzz off, and now researchers know why. The active component...

Some bacteria are suffocating sea stars, turning the animals to goo

The mysterious culprit behind a deadly sea star disease is not an infection, as scientists once thought....