Science

Strong earthquake rocks eastern Indonesia

Strong undersea earthquake shakes eastern Indonesia

Tuesday - 11/19/2013, 11:01am EST

Md. oyster shell recycling program faces problems

Shell collection delays and confusion over tax incentives have recently caused setbacks in the region's oyster shell recycling campaign.

Tuesday - 11/19/2013, 08:35am EST

Uncertainties abound in Fukushima decommissioning

Fuel removal marks start of decades-long challenge of decommissioning Japan nuclear plant

Tuesday - 11/19/2013, 07:43am EST

Pocket sized drone unveiled, being developed for Army

It looks like a tiny toy helicopter, but the U.S. Army is working on a pocket-sized drone that can transmit video and photos in dangerous situations.

Tuesday - 11/19/2013, 03:00am EST

A glance at coal and its role in climate change

A glance at coal and its role in climate change

Monday - 11/18/2013, 05:56pm EST

'Montana Dueling Dinosaurs' to sell at NYC auction

2 nearly complete fossilized dinosaur skeletons to be auctioned in NYC for estimated $7M-$9M

Monday - 11/18/2013, 05:56pm EST

Website asks people to share stories of JFK legacy

50 year after JFK's death, new website asks people to share their stories about his legacy

Monday - 11/18/2013, 02:10pm EST

Mid Atlantic rocket launch set for Tuesday night

East set to see Tuesday rocket launch, sending smartphone, student-built satellite to orbit

Monday - 11/18/2013, 02:08pm EST

Florida won't repeat public python hunt next year

Florida won't repeat public hunt for invasive Burmese pythons in the Everglades next year

Monday - 11/18/2013, 01:51pm EST

Google settles $17 million deal over tracking of consumers

Google has agreed to a settlement requiring the Internet giant to change its privacy practices, in particular its setting cookies on certain Safari web browsers during 2011 and 2012.

Monday - 11/18/2013, 12:27pm EST

History unearthed at James Madison's Va. estate

In the shadow of James Madison's Montpelier, archaeologists and metal-detecting hobbyists are teaming up to unearth the history that lies beneath the 2,650-acre Virginia estate.

Monday - 11/18/2013, 11:12am EST

Teacher killings bring profession's risks to light

Recent killings of teachers in Mass., Nev. bring risks of profession to the forefront

Monday - 11/18/2013, 11:08am EST

The future of mobile technology to focus on DC area

As quickly as the technology world has changed, the pace is expected to speed up as mobile applications become more prevalent. Many of the tech world's big players are coming to a summit next month in Tysons Corner.

Monday - 11/18/2013, 06:18am EST

NASA aims for Mars, with robotic Maven set to soar

NASA aims for Mars: Robotic scout Maven will study upper atmosphere of Earth's desert neighbor

Monday - 11/18/2013, 05:31am EST

NASA's newest Mars flyer will explore atmosphere

NASA's newest Mars spacecraft will study atmosphere, tackle puzzle of Martian climate change

Saturday - 11/16/2013, 08:58pm EST

Oldest fossil found: Meet your microbial mom

Oldest fossil on Earth found from 3.5 billion years ago; early life smelly, stinky, colorful

Friday - 11/15/2013, 02:20pm EST

Biometrics researchers see world without passwords

No more passwords? That's the goal of Purdue researchers studying biometrics technology

Friday - 11/15/2013, 02:20pm EST

Bird flu strain infects human for 1st time

Scientists describe 1st human infection with strain of bird flu, call for more surveillance

Friday - 11/15/2013, 01:44pm EST

Destruction of Brazil's Amazon jumps 28 percent

Destruction of Brazil's Amazon rainforest jumps 28 percent; Activists blame looser laws

Friday - 11/15/2013, 01:20pm EST

Where did dogs first appear? DNA points to Europe

First Fido? DNA study points to Europe as place where wolves evolved into man's best friend

Friday - 11/15/2013, 01:20pm EST
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