Science

Wet, wild monsoon season ends in Southwest

Unusually intense storms mark monsoon season in Southwest

Friday - 10/03/2014, 12:24pm EDT

Studies fault warming in much of 2013 wild weather

Some of 2013's weirdest weather had the fingerprints of man-made climate change, studies show

Friday - 10/03/2014, 12:24pm EDT

Fire at offshore gas platform prompts evacuation

Fire at gas platform in Alaska waters prompts evacuation; no injuries or spills reported

Friday - 10/03/2014, 05:08am EDT

Feds to investigate death of NC inmate from thirst

Federal probe opened in dehydration death of North Carolina inmate held in solitary cell

Thursday - 10/02/2014, 08:50pm EDT

35,000 walrus come ashore in northwest Alaska

Estimated 35,000 walrus gather on Alaska beach; lack of sea ice sends animals to shore

Thursday - 10/02/2014, 06:26pm EDT

Report IDs 'weaknesses' at nuclear weapons lab

Energy inspector general finds 'weaknesses' in lab's nuclear waste packaging process

Thursday - 10/02/2014, 11:30am EDT

Wildlife populations plummet for 3,000 species

Group: Wildlife populations of about 3,000 species plummet far worse than previously thought

Wednesday - 10/01/2014, 07:18pm EDT

Study: Recessions can postpone motherhood forever

For some young women, experiencing a recession can mean forgoing children for life, study says

Wednesday - 10/01/2014, 04:08pm EDT

Feds unveil cleanup plan for nuclear waste dump

Officials unveil plans for cleaning up troubled federal nuclear waste dump in New Mexico

Wednesday - 10/01/2014, 02:50pm EDT

Biologists identify pot gardens as salmon threat

Federal biologists identify marijuana gardens in California, Oregon as key threat to salmon

Wednesday - 10/01/2014, 01:10pm EDT

Religion news in brief

Religion news in brief

Wednesday - 10/01/2014, 12:13pm EDT

USC memory scientist Richard Thompson dies at 84

Richard F. Thompson, neuroscientist who studied memory, dies in California at 84

Wednesday - 10/01/2014, 02:50am EDT

Scientists see bleached coral in northwest Hawaii

Scientists: Warmer water causing coral bleaching in pristine atolls northwest of Hawaii

Tuesday - 09/30/2014, 11:36pm EDT

Feds unveil cleanup plan for nuclear waste dump

Officials unveil plans for cleaning up troubled federal nuclear waste dump in New Mexico

Tuesday - 09/30/2014, 08:00pm EDT

Education Dept awards $75M in innovation grants

Education Department awards $75 million in innovation grants to colleges, universities

Tuesday - 09/30/2014, 05:00pm EDT

Viagra ads target women for 1st time

Drugmaker Pfizer, aiming to raise sales of its Viagra, starts new ad campaign targeting women

Tuesday - 09/30/2014, 03:50pm EDT

NASA to conduct helicopter crash test at Langley

NASA to conduct full-scale military helicopter crash test at Langley in Virginia

Tuesday - 09/30/2014, 03:30pm EDT

European Space Agency sets date for comet landing

European Space Agency sets Nov. 12 date to attempt first comet landing

Tuesday - 09/30/2014, 01:10pm EDT

New tremors raise concern at Japan's Mount Ontake

Increased seismic activity raises concern of another eruption at Japan volcano where 36 died

Tuesday - 09/30/2014, 10:10am EDT

Study examines cancer risk from 1st atom-bomb test

National Cancer Institute to study radiation doses, cancer risks from 1945 atomic bomb test

Tuesday - 09/30/2014, 06:20am EDT
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