Supporters say the project would ease traffic congestion and pollution in the area. Critics say BART should focus on maintaining and improving its existing lines.
For the very first time, Stanford researchers have begun to understand specifically how humor activates different areas in a child’s brain.
For the first time, researchers have demonstrated the effect of alcohol on the human brain – a discovery that may lead to better treatments for alcohol addiction.
Smoking a joint once a week or a bit more apparently doesn’t harm the lungs, suggests a 20-year study that bolsters evidence that marijuana doesn’t do the kind of damage tobacco does.
A new government study show Silicon Valley coming out on top when it comes to job growth, and economists are predicting that the hiring could spread across the Bay Area and the state.
Researchers at the University of California at San Francisco say one way to improve your health may be takings some tips from our Stone Age ancestors.
A new report has found that many of the Bay Area’s bridges are in dire need of repair and there isn’t enough money available to fix them.
A new Stanford study has found that dozens of the most popular websites on the Internet are sharing user’s personal information with advertisers.
A new report indicates that the total loss in Oakland home values driven by the foreclosure crisis could reach $12 billion by the end of next year.
Harvard researchers have found a strong association between eating red meat and an increased risk of type 2 diabetes.