Science

Public input sought on James River pollution study

Public input sought on pollution study of James River and tributaries

Thursday - 03/06/2014, 12:40pm EST

Va awards $2M to boost teacher science, math

Va awards grants to college-school district partnerships to boost teacher science, math skills

Thursday - 03/06/2014, 04:00am EST

Gene therapy seems safe, may help control HIV

Gene therapy seems safe in study; goal is to someday cure AIDS by making cells HIV-resistant

Thursday - 03/06/2014, 02:30am EST

Fed survey: Winter storms holding back economy

Fed survey finds severe weather held back economic activity in much of nation this winter

Wednesday - 03/05/2014, 05:28pm EST

Texas lake welcomes back paddlefish gone for years

Massive state, federal, private effort underway to bring paddlefish back to Texas lake

Wednesday - 03/05/2014, 02:15pm EST

How deep can a fish go? Scientists may have answer

How deep can a fish go? Scientists say strange fish caught near New Zealand may provide answer

Wednesday - 03/05/2014, 12:12pm EST

Guacamole to come off Chipotle's menu?

Chipotle fans may have to take their burritos sans guacamole after the company says climate change could take a toll on the sale of the side item.

Wednesday - 03/05/2014, 10:46am EST

Texting, walking more risky than distracted driving

Emergency room doctors report a skyrocketing number of pedestrians being hurt while walking and texting, which accounts for more injuries per mile than distracted driving.

Wednesday - 03/05/2014, 04:18am EST

AP Newsbreak: Washington nuke waste tanks flawed?

AP Newsbreak: Concerns raised about nuclear waste tanks at Washington state site

Tuesday - 03/04/2014, 07:30pm EST

Colored lobster rope could be safer for whales

Researcher: Colored lobster rope could be help reduce deadly whale entanglements

Tuesday - 03/04/2014, 06:28pm EST

Report cites rash of problems at Mass. drug lab

Report cites rash of problems at Mass. drug lab where chemist admitted faking test results

Tuesday - 03/04/2014, 04:20pm EST

GSA wants civilian cybersecurity center in D.C. region

The administrator of the General Services Administration wants to establish a civilian cybersecurity center in the Washington, D.C. metro area.

Tuesday - 03/04/2014, 03:26pm EST

Air Force Academy investigates possible cheating

Air Force Academy investigating whether 40 freshman cadets cheated on chemistry class report

Tuesday - 03/04/2014, 12:38pm EST

Disputed study's author testifies on gay marriage

Professor says Michigan should move slowly on gay marriage, cites his study of young adults

Tuesday - 03/04/2014, 06:12am EST

Full recovery for Schumacher unlikely, some say

Some doctors say failure to wake Michael Schumacher from 2-month coma is bad news for recovery

Monday - 03/03/2014, 05:48pm EST

Age-old indicators under stress in high Bolivia

Climate change puts ancestral farming indicators under stress in Bolivia's highlands

Monday - 03/03/2014, 01:22pm EST

Outlaw Fasteners revolutionizes simple hardware screw

A new company -- Outlaw Fasteners -- hopes to revolutionize a technology that hasn't changed much since the 1930s, by inventing what it calls "the world's best screw."

Monday - 03/03/2014, 07:28am EST

Teen helps scientists study her own rare disease

Teen survives rare cancer and then wants to study it, helping scientists find a gene mutation

Sunday - 03/02/2014, 02:10pm EST

Huge study links older dads with kids' psych woes

Older fathers linked with many psychiatric troubles in kids in big study but more proof needed

Sunday - 03/02/2014, 12:30am EST

Officials evaluate radiation leak at nuclear dump

Officials: More evaluation needed to see much radiation workers exposed to at nuclear dump

Saturday - 03/01/2014, 12:10pm EST
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