Science

Codfish numbers at key fishery hits all-time low

Codfish numbers at key fishery hits all-time low as regulators consider new management plan

Wednesday - 08/13/2014, 06:10pm EDT

Decision could boost use of popular weed killer

EPA to decide whether to boost the use of popular weed killer 2,4-D

Wednesday - 08/13/2014, 05:32pm EDT

Mainland helps monitor Hawaii quakes, eruptions

Mainland helps monitor Hawaii quakes, eruptions as storm-damaged observatory gets repairs

Wednesday - 08/13/2014, 04:50pm EDT

Chinese seek freedom, edge at US high schools

BACK TO SCHOOL: Turned off by China's cram-for-exam education, high school students head to US

Wednesday - 08/13/2014, 02:00pm EDT

How your cat could be used to hack neighbors' Wi-Fi

A local cat named Coco has demonstrated how it's possible for a house pet to stealthily map out neighbors' Wi-Fi networks.

Wednesday - 08/13/2014, 08:50am EDT

FDA approves lung preservation machine

FDA approves device that can preserve lungs for hours outside the body

Wednesday - 08/13/2014, 07:16am EDT

Asbestos pushed in Asia as product for the poor

Asbestos going strong in developing world, where industry glosses over scientific consensus

Tuesday - 08/12/2014, 10:49pm EDT

APNewsBreak: Feds reverse course on wolverines

APNewsBreak: Feds reverse course on wolverine protections, citing climate change 'uncertainty'

Tuesday - 08/12/2014, 04:53pm EDT

Gulf oyster harvest has nose-dived since BP spill

Gulf oyster harvest way down since oil spill; fishermen blame BP, company cites other factors

Tuesday - 08/12/2014, 07:42am EDT

Dead two-headed dolphin discovered in Turkey

Scientists to study two-headed dolphin calf that washed up on Turkish beach

Tuesday - 08/12/2014, 07:01am EDT

NASA Mars test called success despite torn chute

NASA engineers say test of future Mars hardware served its purpose despite torn, tangled chute

Monday - 08/11/2014, 06:54pm EDT

What's behind Hawaii's twin storms: Mostly luck

After 22 years of nothing, Hawaii gets 2 hurricanes; chance and other factors at work here

Monday - 08/11/2014, 05:02pm EDT

What's scary about Ebola, reasons not to fear it

Understanding Ebola: A 'dreadful, merciless virus' that need not spread fear around the world

Monday - 08/11/2014, 04:02pm EDT

Scientists make cheap, fast self-assembling robots

The true transformers: Cheap and fast robots can now assemble themselves from sheet of paper

Monday - 08/11/2014, 10:32am EDT

25 years ago, a different Ebola outbreak in Va.

25 years ago, Ebola outbreak near US capital introduced US to what had been an unknown disease

Sunday - 08/10/2014, 02:56pm EDT

Comet joined by space probe after 10-year pursuit

Science fiction becomes reality: Space probe swings alongside comet after 10-year chase

Sunday - 08/10/2014, 01:18pm EDT

A timeline of Rosetta probe's 10-year journey

A look at key moments in Rosetta's 10-year journey to link up with comet

Sunday - 08/10/2014, 01:18pm EDT

Dig this: Ancient bones found in Wyoming cave

Bizarre Wyoming cavern reveals ancient bones to paleontologists in first dig there in 30 years

Sunday - 08/10/2014, 11:30am EDT

Pew: Split views on robots' employment benefits

Pew study: Split views over whether robots will cause net gain or loss for jobs

Sunday - 08/10/2014, 09:36am EDT

5 Va. teachers in running for national award

Five Virginia teachers have been selected as state finalists for the 2014 Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching.

Saturday - 08/09/2014, 03:13pm EDT
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