European Space Agency launching 1st satellite as part of new environment monitoring system
UN report dials up humanity's global warming risks; scientist says 'We're all sitting ducks'
A hotter world means less food, higher costs, 'hotspots of hunger,' UN climate panel says
New $244 million security system finally complete at Los Alamos National Laboratory
West Coast lawmakers seek funding for earthquake early warning system
Sea garbage frustrates search for Flight 370 and points to wider problems in world's oceans
If a typical person's work laptop breaks, he calls the IT specialist. For people who perform the world's most dangerous and demanding jobs, computer failure may put lives at risk.
Imagine falling to earth, from 24 miles up.
The family of Gabriella Miller will be in the Oval Office Thursday, as President Barack Obama signs a pediatric research bill named for the 10-year-old Loudoun County cancer victim.
7.6 aftershock rattles Chile's northern coast, new evacuation a day after big quake hit region
Seabed of new jet search zone mostly flat with 1 trench, mostly good news for wreckage hunt
Report: EPA failed to reveal all risks posed to human subjects exposed to air pollutants
MannKind, Urban Outfitters, Myriad Genetics, DSW and Alcoa are big market movers
The snowy owl hit by a vehicle in D.C. in January is receiving some special care at the University of Minnesota's Raptor Center.
Smithsonian names climate-change expert as director for tropical research center in Panama
11 ancient burial boxes unveiled in Israel after raid on suspected thieves
Big quake from lesser-known fault that shook Southern California could be catastrophic
Investigation begins into cause of blast at natural gas facility on Washington-Oregon border
Warmer temperatures can lead warmer tempers, worsening global security, UN report to say
A hot list from international climate scientist: 8 'reasons for concern' about global warming
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