Science

2 Ebola outbreaks in Africa have different sources

Ebola outbreaks in Congo, western Africa, have different sources in nature, virus study finds

Thursday - 10/16/2014, 12:12am EDT

EPA approves new weed killer for engineered crops

EPA approves new version of popular weed killer for genetically modified corn, soybeans

Thursday - 10/16/2014, 12:00am EDT

Study: Sleeper sharks may kill Steller sea lions

University study says sleeper sharks may kill Steller sea lions, contribute to decline

Wednesday - 10/15/2014, 06:50pm EDT

Study links hundreds of Ohio quakes to fracking

Study links hundreds of small, unnoticeable Ohio earthquakes in late 2013 to fracking

Wednesday - 10/15/2014, 12:28pm EDT

Polar bear breaks into home in Alaska village

Polar bear stops to eat seal oil inside Alaska village home; polar bear patrol shoos him off

Wednesday - 10/15/2014, 12:28pm EDT

Plumpest pumpkin: 2,058-pound gourd sets record

Plumpest pumpkin: 2,058-pound gourd sets record at Northern California competition

Wednesday - 10/15/2014, 12:28pm EDT

With their mark on Earth, humans may name era, too

We've changed Earth so much, scientists may just name our era after humans: The Anthropocene

Wednesday - 10/15/2014, 11:28am EDT

4 Northern California faults primed for big quakes

Study shows fault near key California water supply among 4 at risk of major quake

Wednesday - 10/15/2014, 11:28am EDT

Smithsonian museum hosts National Fossil Day in DC

National Museum of Natural History hosts National Fossil Day celebration with 400 kids in DC

Wednesday - 10/15/2014, 08:16am EDT

Va.'s Nobel prize winner calls himself a 'tool maker'

Eric Betzig is the D.C. area's newest Nobel prize winner.

Wednesday - 10/15/2014, 05:28am EDT

Chipotle backs Colorado, Oregon labeling proposals

Denver-based Chipotle backs Colorado, Oregon ballot proposals to label modified foods

Tuesday - 10/14/2014, 07:20pm EDT

Stem cells to treat blindness appear to be safe

Stem cells used to treat blindness look safe but it's too early to tell if it works

Tuesday - 10/14/2014, 06:38pm EDT

Image of Asia: Volcanic lightning on display

Image of Asia: Volcanic lightning seen in eruption of Mount Sinabung in Indonesia

Tuesday - 10/14/2014, 05:54pm EDT

Correction: Climate Change-Wolverine story

Correction: Climate Change-Wolverine story

Tuesday - 10/14/2014, 01:40pm EDT

Retired shuttle Endeavour exhibit closer to launch

California exhibit of space shuttle Endeavour moves closer to launch after space lab linked

Tuesday - 10/14/2014, 12:16pm EDT

Satellite sees hot spot of methane in US Southwest

NASA sees surprising hot spot of heat-trapping methane over Four Corners area of Southwest

Monday - 10/13/2014, 05:54pm EDT

Petrified Forest buildings named national treasure

Petrified Forest National Park compound dubbed a midcentury architectural 'treasure'

Monday - 10/13/2014, 04:00pm EDT

Ebola: How it spreads

Ebola: When it's contagious, how it spreads and other things you need to know to stay safe

Monday - 10/13/2014, 01:46pm EDT

The 2014 Nobel Prizes at a glance

The 2014 Nobel Prizes at a glance

Monday - 10/13/2014, 11:40am EDT

Darwin note, early Apple computer being auctioned

Charles Darwin letter, early Apple computer in auction of unique pieces of science history

Monday - 10/13/2014, 08:24am EDT
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