Science

'Chicken from hell' dinosaur gets a proper name

After years as the 'chicken from hell,' a two-legged, beaked dinosaur gets a scientific name

Wednesday - 03/19/2014, 06:10pm EDT

Government investigating Saturn Ion steering issue

Government investigating Saturn Ion for same steering issue that led to Cobalt recall in 2010

Wednesday - 03/19/2014, 06:01pm EDT

Robotic fish is a first (Video)

A robotic fish built by MIT researchers is capable of rapid movement. See the video.

Wednesday - 03/19/2014, 11:29am EDT

Jesse Jackson to take on tech's lack of diversity

Jesse Jackson readies campaign to highlight Silicon Valley's scarcity of blacks and Latinos

Wednesday - 03/19/2014, 08:08am EDT

Scrabble-playing robot is rude, not very good

A trash-talking, Scrabble-playing robot (who is not very good) is helping researchers at Carnegie Mellon develop robots that are "less robotic."

Wednesday - 03/19/2014, 04:07am EDT

2nd radiation release indicated at New Mexico site

Monitors indicate 2nd, small radiation release from troubled nuclear waste dump in New Mexico

Tuesday - 03/18/2014, 10:00pm EDT

Utah men avoid jail time in ancient rock toppling

2 former Boy Scout leaders plead guilty to toppling ancient Utah rock formation, avoid jail

Tuesday - 03/18/2014, 09:26pm EDT

Billionaire philanthropist Jim Stowers dead at 90

Jim Stowers Jr., investment firm founder who gave his fortune to fight disease, dead at 90

Tuesday - 03/18/2014, 05:28pm EDT

Background on GM's new safety chief

Background on Jeff Boyer, GM's new vice president of global vehicle safety

Tuesday - 03/18/2014, 02:50pm EDT

Japanese lab investigating its stem cell research

Japanese lab finds 'inappropriate handling' of data in stem cell research paper

Monday - 03/17/2014, 04:50pm EDT

Conservation center begins 2014 eagle count

Center for Conservation Biology begins 2014 bald eagle count in Va.

Monday - 03/17/2014, 02:55pm EDT

Talk to plants? They may prefer to play music, dance

Communicating with plants is getting more involved. A new device converts the activities of plants into music, but are they responding to humans?

Monday - 03/17/2014, 04:03am EDT

No tsunami threat detected from large Chile quakes

Pacific Tsunami Warning Center doesn't expect US tsunami risk from large Chile earthquakes

Sunday - 03/16/2014, 08:00pm EDT

SpaceX supply run to space station postponed

SpaceX supply run to International Space Station called off; new launch date March 30

Sunday - 03/16/2014, 12:30pm EDT

Up, up and away for a live TV special from space

Up, up and away for 'Live From Space,' a Nat Geo special from the International Space Station

Sunday - 03/16/2014, 12:30pm EDT

Los Angeles subway dig finds prehistoric stash

Los Angeles subway dig reveals fossils, possible bones from time when ocean extended inland

Saturday - 03/15/2014, 10:10pm EDT

Inventor of Web calls for digital bill of rights

Inventor of World Wide Web calls for digital bill of rights to safeguard against surveillance

Saturday - 03/15/2014, 07:10pm EDT

Report: New Mexico nuke dump fire was preventable

Report: Nuke dump fire in New Mexico was preventable; safety deficiencies identified

Saturday - 03/15/2014, 06:06pm EDT

Gene mapping study shows promise, challenges

Gene mapping study shows challenges for promising technology for detecting disease risks

Friday - 03/14/2014, 04:50pm EDT

Wild college mascots in danger

As March Madness approaches, college mascots are busy getting ready for excited fans, tailgating students and historic games. But their wildlife counterparts aren't so lucky.

Friday - 03/14/2014, 08:57am EDT
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