Science

Tons of fossilized oyster shells headed to Md.

Tons of fossilized oyster shells are headed to Maryland's Eastern Shore to help rebuild habitat in oyster sanctuaries.

Friday - 12/13/2013, 06:39am EST

Invasive cockroach found in NYC can take the cold

Got the chills yet? Invasive cockroach found in NYC can withstand harsh winter cold

Thursday - 12/12/2013, 07:44pm EST

NASA suspects bad valve for space station trouble

NASA suspects valve for space station trouble, astronauts safe but some equipment shut down

Thursday - 12/12/2013, 04:56pm EST

European probe on course for a landing on a comet

European spacecraft is headed for a landing on a comet next year; 'Nobody has ever done this'

Thursday - 12/12/2013, 02:36pm EST

Comet ISON pronounced dead: Sun is chief suspect

Rest In Pieces Comet ISON: Astronomers say the great ice hope broke apart in brush with sun

Thursday - 12/12/2013, 01:00pm EST

NASA: Ancient Mars lake may have supported life

NASA rover Curiosity finds ancient Martian freshwater lake that may have supported life

Thursday - 12/12/2013, 10:20am EST

NASA: Cooling pump on space station shuts down

Astronauts not in danger, but NASA looking into cooling pump problem on space station

Thursday - 12/12/2013, 04:02am EST

Cold dis-comfort: Antarctica set record of -135.8

You think you're feeling cold? Satellite finds Antarctica set Earth record low of 135.8 below

Wednesday - 12/11/2013, 08:20pm EST

Pa. students' robotic arm can make you stronger

Pa. students' robotic arm can make you stronger; part of emerging research in exoskeletons

Wednesday - 12/11/2013, 07:24pm EST

With climate change, Maryland state insect could be forced to move north

Climate change has become synonymous with melting glaciers and blazing summer months, but there is one very small casualty of global warming that isn't front page news: butterflies.

Wednesday - 12/11/2013, 07:44am EST

Taking photos makes memory worse, study finds

Taking pictures is often thought of as a way to remember an event, but a new study shows people have a worse memory of objects when they snap photographs of them.

Wednesday - 12/11/2013, 04:00am EST

Johns Hopkins No. 1 in US research spending

Johns Hopkins No. 1 in US research spending

Tuesday - 12/10/2013, 10:11am EST

Nobel winner: scientists get it wrong most of time

Nobel winner's advice to budding scientists: get used to failure

Monday - 12/09/2013, 03:08pm EST

Rocket with secret payload launches off California

Rocket carrying secret government payload launches from central California coast

Monday - 12/09/2013, 03:08pm EST

NASA: Some perspective and gratitude

Americans are aware of NASA but I do not think they realize how much NASA does and for how little money. Do you know what NASA's budget is for 2014? Thanks to our deadlocked and dysfunctional Congress there is no approved budget for the Government.

Monday - 12/09/2013, 02:47pm EST

Experts urge feds to measure, pursue our happiness

Feelings, nothing more than feelings: Expert panel urges feds to measure Americans' happiness

Monday - 12/09/2013, 02:08pm EST

Chicago schools transition _ smooth or rocky?

After school closures, Chicago officials call transition smooth; some kids, teachers disagree

Monday - 12/09/2013, 09:44am EST

Chinese-Brazilian satellite fails to enter orbit

Chinese-Brazilian satellite fails to enter orbit after rocket malfunctions following launch

Monday - 12/09/2013, 09:39am EST

Mobile app takes wait, hassle out of filing car insurance claim

Nobody looks forward to the process of filing a car insurance claim. A new mobile app can speed what normally takes several days into a few hours.

Monday - 12/09/2013, 04:00am EST
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