The human population explosion – commonly attributed to the industrial era of the 18th and 19th centuries – actually began nearly 2,000 years ago at a time when society organized enough to allow families to grow and take advantage of economies of scale.
The two American aid workers who were infected with the deadly Ebola virus in Africa have been discharged from an Atlanta hospital where they were treated, the aid groups they were working for said Thursday.
A scary problem lurks beyond the frenzied efforts to keep people from spreading Ebola: No one knows exactly where the virus comes from or how to stop it from seeding new outbreaks.
Liberian officials say an American woman sick with Ebola soon will leave the West African country and arrive in the United States early Tuesday.
NEW YORK (CBS Atlanta/AP) — U.S. health officials on Thursday warned Americans not to travel to the three West African countries hit by an outbreak of Ebola. The travel advisory applies to nonessential travel to […]
Dr. Greg Berns of Emory University wants to prove that a dog really does understand what its owner is saying to them.
A new study has found that elephants comfort each other in moment of distress.
Researchers find that “weight fate” is set by age 5.
Emory University’s medical school has announced a new counseling service to provide information about pregnancy and early motherhood.
You don’t have to spend a lot of money to get a little culture and enjoy a night out at the theater in Atlanta. We have selected a few of the best college productions coming up this fall.