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

Unusual number of Arctic snowy owls seen in US

Unusually large number of Arctic snowy owls seen in northern US, elsewhere

Sunday - 12/08/2013, 12:20pm EST

Bocelli visits MIT for adaptive tech workshop

Singer Bocelli visits MIT for workshop on adaptive technology for the visually impaired

Saturday - 12/07/2013, 11:06am EST

Jamaica scientist launches medical marijuana firm

Jamaican scientist launches company to capitalize on global market for medical marijuana

Friday - 12/06/2013, 07:50pm EST

Federal study warns of sudden climate change woes

Panel: Abrupt climate change may be bigger threat than larger glacial-pace global warming

Friday - 12/06/2013, 07:50pm EST

Scientist knits technology into ultimate ugly sweaters

This scientist has found a way to use your smartphone to make your Christmas sweater the ugliest at the party.

Friday - 12/06/2013, 04:15pm EST

US OKs offshore wind-testing lease to Va.'s DMME

The Virginia Department of Mines, Minerals and Energy has taken a big step in its quest to collect data off the coast ahead of wind turbine development in Atlantic waters.

Friday - 12/06/2013, 03:18pm EST

Garden Plot: Tropical plants make a Mid-Atlantic winter bright

In this week's edition of Garden Plot, Editor Mike McGrath has poinsettia plant rules and tips to evict ladybugs from your home.

Friday - 12/06/2013, 11:24am EST

Satellite launched aboard private SpaceX rocket

Communications satellite launched from Cape Canaveral aboard private SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket

Thursday - 12/05/2013, 06:20pm EST

Hubble Telescope best shot at learning comet fate

Hubble Space Telescope is best chance at learning Comet ISON's fate after close brush with sun

Thursday - 12/05/2013, 06:20pm EST
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