This Week In Science

May 14-20


Scientists uncover a 'weak spot' in HIV, which may pave the way to a viable vaccine

A new property of light is found, allowing us to better understand its fundamental nature

The world's largest desalination plant starts turning salt water into drinkable water

Google patents sticky cars that don't let go of the people that they run into

The USGS releases the first topographical map of Mercury using data acquired from NASA

A cancer patient receives the first penis transplant in the United States after a 15 hour procedure