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Students take part in a procession in silence following a mass shooting in Santa Barbara, California on May 24, 2014.

10 strategies proposed to stop shootings in America, and how likely they are to work

Shootings in the US have become a daily occurrence, and politicians and researchers all seem to have different solutions to stop them. Which can work?

The 5 deadliest habits to avoid as you get older

A handful of activities can be truly detrimental to your health. In some cases, new studies have found a link between those habits and an early death.
Microsoft is developing both quantum computing hardware and software.

Microsoft is hoping to turn the Pacific Northwest into ground zero for quantum computing

Microsoft Quantum is teaming up with the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory and the University of Washington to promote the new kinds of computers.
Traders work on the floor of the NYSE in New York

MORGAN STANLEY: These 9 stocks are going to be winners over the long run

These stocks are the top picks for each sector according to Morgan Stanley.
The Apple Watch appeared capable of picking up on a common but serious condition called atrial fibrillation or afib.

Stanford scientists just gave us an unprecedented look at how well the Apple Watch detects heart problems

The first results of the Apple Heart Study are in. They suggest the Apple Watch can detect heart problems like atrial fibrillation or afib.
A Memphis Meats chicken strip.

Silicon Valley startups backed by celebrities like Bill Gates are using gene-editing tool Crispr to make meat without farms — and to disrupt a $...

Startups backed by celebrities like Bill Gates and Richard Branson are experimenting with gene-editing to make lab-grown chicken, pork, and beef. It's the first known instance of Crispr being used in a new meat product.
US Surgeon General Jerome Adams said in a new advisory that e-cigs like the Juul are a danger to kids and teens.

A Juul-sponsored study suggests its e-cigarettes could help adult smokers cut back, but some researchers aren’t convinced

A study paid for by e-cig company Juul, which is partially owned by the tobacco company behind Marlboros, suggests the devices may help smokers quit.
To use Hound Labs' device, someone blows into it for roughly a minute. Then, the device returns a positive or negative result for the presence of THC.

This ER doctor is about to launch the first marijuana breathalyzer, and it could completely upend how we do drug testing

Hound Labs is gearing up to launch the world's first marijuana breathalyzer, which could help police figure out whether people are driving while high.
Scientists at he University of California at Berkeley created cannabis compounds in a lab for the first time.

Scientists just made marijuana compounds in a lab for the first time, and it could open the door to new treatments for devastating diseases

A team of UC Berkeley researchers made cannabis compounds THC and CBD in a lab using an approach known as synthetic biology. They've already licensed the technology to a startup called Demetrix.

E-cigarette company Juul is now doing health research, but its first study could bring more questions than answers

On Saturday for the first time in its roughly two-year history, e-cigarette company Juul presented some data from a clinical trial of its devices.