Science

Nobel-winning physicist Martin Perl dies at age 87

Physicist Martin Perl, 1995 Nobel Prize winner who discovered subatomic particle, dies at 87

Monday - 10/06/2014, 12:40pm EDT

Invasion of voracious bullfrogs spreads in Montana

Bullfrog invasion spreads along Montana's Yellowstone river, could threaten native frogs

Monday - 10/06/2014, 06:06am EDT

Alaska refuge proposes killing invasive caribou

Federal agency considers lethal steps to keep invasive caribou off Alaska island refuge

Sunday - 10/05/2014, 12:30pm EDT

Study: Monarch butterflies evolved in N. America

DNA reveals secrets of monarch butterfly evolution; Species arose in North America, study says

Sunday - 10/05/2014, 11:26am EDT

Japan police: Volcanic rocks killed most victims

Police say almost all those killed on volcano died of injuries from being hit by rocks

Sunday - 10/05/2014, 04:28am EDT

Elk nose into Grand Canyon water stations

Grand Canyon officials try to outsmart elk nosing into water-filling stations for a drink

Friday - 10/03/2014, 11:58pm EDT

Dig near Alaska village yields ancient hair

Alaska village resident hope ancient hair found at nearby dig will yield ancestral clues

Friday - 10/03/2014, 06:40pm EDT

Seattle suburb told to boil water through weekend

Seattle suburb warned to boil water through weekend over E. coli, though latest samples clean

Friday - 10/03/2014, 06:14pm EDT

Weather service storm forecasts get more localized

New computer model pinpoints storms better, faster in weather service severe weather forecasts

Friday - 10/03/2014, 06:14pm EDT

California girl's brain-death ruling back in court

Family says brain activity found in girl declared brain-dead, asks court to rule she's alive

Friday - 10/03/2014, 01:20pm EDT

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
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