This sampling of research examines urban renewal efforts and how vacant and abandoned buildings affect local property values, crime and health.
Key facts and the latest scholarship on methamphetamine, a highly addictive drug that has recently made a resurgence.
While research has shown boys tend to earn higher scores on standardized math tests and girls do better in reading and language arts, a new study suggests test format is partly to blame.
Lyme disease, a bacterial infection spread through ticks, has been linked in a study to a new concern: obsessive-compulsive symptoms (OCS).
What is the microbiome? We highlight recent research on the unique communities of trillions of bacteria that we all host.
Do looser advertising standards produce well-informed consumers, or drive needless demand? We examine the research.
Police officers rarely use force to apprehend and detain criminal suspects and, when they do, the majority of suspects are not injured, according to an analysis conducted by a team of mostly medical doctors.
California’s eugenic sterilization program disproportionately targeted Latinos, and especially Latina women, new research finds.
The crowd has wisdom, sure, but it also has capital. Now academics are turning to crowdfunding to finance their research.
Teens with harsh fathers commit more crime and use a larger variety of drugs and alcohol, a new study suggests.