Science

Judge: 5 years max for Mass. chemist if she pleads

Judge says she would impose no more than 5 years if Mass. chemist pleads guilty to tampering

Wednesday - 10/23/2013, 06:00pm EDT

Monsanto calls glyphosate 'safe' after AP report

Monsanto Co. calls for better controls on agrochemicals including Roundup after AP report

Wednesday - 10/23/2013, 05:08pm EDT

VCU, Penn State partner on health research

Virginia Commonwealth University, Penn State sign agreement to collaborate on health research

Wednesday - 10/23/2013, 04:10am EDT

Today's things may be tomorrow's trash

Many of the things we're used to today, will likely be gone by 2030.

Wednesday - 10/23/2013, 02:32am EDT

Calif. finds more instances of offshore fracking

With little oversight, offshore fracking more common in Calif. waters than previously believed

Tuesday - 10/22/2013, 08:00pm EDT

Correction: Giant Fish story

Correction: Giant Fish story

Tuesday - 10/22/2013, 05:10pm EDT

Argentines link health problems to agrochemicals

AP Investigation: Argentines blame birth defects, cancer, on agrochemicals for biotech crops

Tuesday - 10/22/2013, 03:22pm EDT

Ahoy mateys! US to stop printing nautical charts

Feds deep-six traditional nautical charts; PDFs, digital and on-demand maps push aside paper

Tuesday - 10/22/2013, 01:54pm EDT

The funny math of clothing sizes

The size of it: The number of plus-size women outweighs the number of fashion choices for them

Monday - 10/21/2013, 08:01am EDT

Raymond becomes major hurricane as it nears Mexico

Hurricane Raymond strengthened to a Category 3 storm early Monday as it swirled near Mexico's already soaked southern Pacific coast, bringing the threat of heavy and possibly dangerous rains a month after Tropical Storm Manuel caused widespread damage with floods and mudslides.

Monday - 10/21/2013, 07:38am EDT

A doomsday space rock: Really?

One week ago, astronomers Gennady Borisov and Timur Kryachko discovered an asteroid (a space rock) using an 8-inch astrograph (a sophisticated telescope camera) at the Crimean Astrophysical Observatory.

Saturday - 10/19/2013, 11:20pm EDT

DNA links mysterious Yeti to ancient polar bear

DNA testing suggests elusive Yeti could be a polar bear hybrid roaming the Himalayas

Saturday - 10/19/2013, 07:42pm EDT

NASA: Asteroid coming close in 2032 no concern

Asteroid flew by us unnoticed last month, will get closer in 2032, but NASA says don't worry

Saturday - 10/19/2013, 02:20pm EDT

Pre-Viking Age monuments uncovered in Sweden

Unique pre-Viking Age monuments uncovered at Old Uppsala pagan ceremonial site in Sweden

Saturday - 10/19/2013, 02:20pm EDT

Study: Good night's sleep cleans out gunk in brain

Mattress-spring cleaning? Good night's sleep clears built-up gunk from brain, mouse study says

Saturday - 10/19/2013, 01:20pm EDT

1.8M-year-old skull gives glimpse of our evolution

Out of Africa: 1.8 M-year-old skull shows early human ancestors evolving and on the move

Saturday - 10/19/2013, 01:20pm EDT

US shutdown end boosts hopes for Antarctic reserve

End of US government shutdown boosts hopes for deal on giant Antarctic marine sanctuary

Saturday - 10/19/2013, 01:20pm EDT

Rare whale found dead in Southern California

Rare saber-tooth whale found dead on Venice Beach in Southern California

Saturday - 10/19/2013, 01:20pm EDT
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