Science

European Space Agency sets date for comet landing

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

Monday - 09/29/2014, 06:08am EDT

Recovery of bodies suspended at Japanese volcano

Toxic gas worries cause rescuers to suspend recovery of bodies from deadly Japanese volcano

Monday - 09/29/2014, 02:20am EDT

Why bats are being spied on in a local meadow

Shannon Pederson, a phD student and teaching assistant at the University of Maryland, has installed microphones in a meadow at the Audubon Naturalist Society's Woodend Sanctuary.

Sunday - 09/28/2014, 07:31pm EDT

University launches beer-making program

Central Michigan University launches 'fermentation science' program to fuel microbrew industry

Sunday - 09/28/2014, 01:12pm EDT

GE to give Penn State $10M for gas drilling center

Penn State: GE to give $10M for gas drilling research center, teaching programs

Sunday - 09/28/2014, 07:20am EDT

Indonesia enlists wasps in war on crop killer

Tiny wasps tasked with saving Indonesia's cassava crop from devastating pest

Sunday - 09/28/2014, 06:18am EDT

FACT CHECK: Obama's UN speech spins statistics

FACT CHECK: Obama skirts some inconvenient truths in UN climate-change speech

Sunday - 09/28/2014, 02:36am EDT

Glen Canyon Dam marks 50 years as power source

US officials hail 50th anniversary of Glen Canyon Dam as power source for drought-prone area

Saturday - 09/27/2014, 05:17pm EDT

Mars missions: Successes and failures

World's successes and failures in Mars missions

Saturday - 09/27/2014, 11:10am EDT

Changes ordered at Los Alamos over nuke waste leak

Los Alamos cleanup officials reassigned, changes ordered over nuke waste leak

Friday - 09/26/2014, 06:40pm EDT

Businesses and investors pressing for green policy

Ahead of UN summit on climate change, businesses are pressing for market-based solutions

Friday - 09/26/2014, 02:24pm EDT

Official: Wreck off Haiti likely not Columbus ship

Haiti official says evidence so far suggests wreck off north coast isn't Columbus ship

Friday - 09/26/2014, 12:00pm EDT

Expanded US ocean preserve to be world's largest

Ocean preserve expanded by Obama will be world's largest, 3 times the size of California

Thursday - 09/25/2014, 12:52pm EDT

Mexico sees sign of hope for Monarch butterflies

Mexico sees tentative sign of hope as Monarch butterflies show up early

Thursday - 09/25/2014, 10:22am EDT

Renewable energy plan hinges on huge Utah caverns

Vast, man-made caverns in Utah hold promise for balancing out renewable energy supply, demand

Thursday - 09/25/2014, 03:16am EDT

Spokane sewage could be tested for marijuana level

Spokane sewage could be tested for marijuana level as indicator of use; wastewater doesn't lie

Wednesday - 09/24/2014, 07:59pm EDT

Mars mission opens India for space business

India's Mars mission is boon for its space business and inspiration for homegrown scientists

Wednesday - 09/24/2014, 07:32pm EDT

US issues new rules for university germ research

US tells universities, scientists to do more to flag germ research with biosecurity concerns

Wednesday - 09/24/2014, 07:00pm EDT

Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials

Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials in newspapers in the US and abroad

Wednesday - 09/24/2014, 05:30pm EDT

Dragon arrives at space station with 3-D printer

SpaceX Dragon arrives at space station with 1st 3-D printer for astronauts, other supplies

Wednesday - 09/24/2014, 04:00pm EDT
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