THE DEAD SEA SCROLLS brings you the story of their unearthing, the ongoing archaeological work in the caves, and the details of who may have written the texts.
Some highlights include: The history of the momentous discovery
National Geographic’s special edition, single-topic issue “The Future of Medicine” takes an in-depth look at cutting-edge technologies that are changing medicine as we know it. Scientists are developing precision-medicine practices that will tailor prevention, diagnosis, and treatment to an individual’s biochemical makeup. The most high- definition look at an entire human body is being developed as a digital virtual cadaver that will change medical education and research. Meanwhile, a new generation embraces ancient Chinese remedies and the United States posts one of the developed world’s highest rates of pregnancy-related deaths.