Andrew Zaleski is a journalist based near Washington, D.C. He writes about science, technology, and business, and you can find more of his work at andrewzaleski.com.
Apples no one has ever tasted are still out in the wild. Dave Benscoter, a retired FBI agent, has spent a decade searching for these 100-year-old heirlooms.
Lyme-carrying ticks are a bigger threat than ever. A promising new antibody treatment looks to stop infection—even after a tick bite.
Electric muscle stimulation claims to be a more efficient form of exercise. Here’s how it holds up.
This fall I joined the ranks of Shawn Baker's all-meat cult for 30 days. Here's what happened.
A Frenchman plans to swim across the Pacific Ocean. Yes, that's as crazy as it sounds.
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