Science

Californians tear out lawns to cope with drought

Californians swap out thirsty grass lawns for gardens to cope with state's historic drought

Sunday - 08/24/2014, 02:50pm EDT

Turf removal in parched California, at a glance

Here's more information on how tearing out a lawn pencils out in drought-stricken California

Sunday - 08/24/2014, 02:10pm EDT

Ice bucket challenge may change nonprofit world

Ice bucket challenge may be a game changer for nonprofit world

Sunday - 08/24/2014, 10:20am EDT

Neanderthals and humans had 'ample time' to mix

New carbon dating suggests Neanderthals had 'ample time' to mix with modern humans

Sunday - 08/24/2014, 09:10am EDT

Airlines on alert as eruption begins in Iceland

Iceland raises aviation alert to red as subglacial volcanic eruption begins at Bardarbunga

Sunday - 08/24/2014, 05:04am EDT

National Zoo celebrates panda's first birthday

The National Zoo in Washington threw a party Saturday in honor of the first birthday of panda cub Bao Bao.

Saturday - 08/23/2014, 05:59pm EDT

Whale necropsy reveals intestinal obstruction

Necropsy on whale that died in Va. river reveals intestinal blockage, hematoma

Saturday - 08/23/2014, 05:20pm EDT

Livestrong $50M gift biggest since Armstrong exit

Livestrong $50M gift to Texas cancer center largest ever, biggest splash since Armstrong exit

Saturday - 08/23/2014, 04:00pm EDT

Tourists evacuated amid Iceland volcano concerns

Hikers, tourists evacuated from highlands in Iceland amid concerns of volcanic eruption

Saturday - 08/23/2014, 09:20am EDT

Coal gas boom in China holds climate change risks

Coal gas boom in China threatens to spew greenhouse gases as world tries to curb emissions

Saturday - 08/23/2014, 04:46am EDT

Rocket explodes during test flight; no injuries

SpaceX rocket explodes during flight at Central Texas test site; no injuries reported

Friday - 08/22/2014, 10:50pm EDT

Correction: Oil Spill-Land Conservation story

Correction: Oil Spill-Land Conservation story

Friday - 08/22/2014, 06:40pm EDT

Lawn removal in parched California draws fine

Homeowners association fines California woman who removed her lawn during state's drought

Friday - 08/22/2014, 05:20pm EDT

Scientists urge rehiring of fired nuke lab worker

Group urges rehiring of Los Alamos lab worker who says he was fired for anti-nuke views

Friday - 08/22/2014, 04:09pm EDT

Less shake from artificial quakes, fed study says

No great shakes: Quakes triggered by drilling waste seem weaker than natural ones, study says

Friday - 08/22/2014, 01:12pm EDT

Spacewalking astronauts release baby satellite

Spacewalking astronauts release Peruvian baby satellite, just 2 pounds and 4 square inches

Friday - 08/22/2014, 01:12pm EDT

Emerging solar plants scorch birds in mid-air

California weighing bird deaths from concentrated solar plants

Friday - 08/22/2014, 01:12pm EDT

Drug for Ebola-like virus promising in ill monkeys

Monkey study: experimental drug promising for Ebola-related virus even after symptoms begin

Friday - 08/22/2014, 10:44am EDT

Liberty University dedicates medical building

Liberty University dedicates Center for Medical and Health Sciences building

Friday - 08/22/2014, 08:46am EDT

Greek archaeology site sparks intense interest

Beset by tour requests, archaeologists digging ancient Greek tomb ask the curious to keep away

Friday - 08/22/2014, 12:18am EDT
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