Science

Jane Goodall, primatologist and frequent flyer

British primatologist Jane Goodall, on eve of 80th birthday, never stays in 1 place for long

Monday - 02/10/2014, 12:26pm EST

Crabs' birds and bees: Effects of crab sex life on Maryland industry

Knowing the intimate lives of blue crabs has real implications for Maryland's Chesapeake Bay and the outlook for the state's watermen.

Monday - 02/10/2014, 08:07am EST
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VCU receives $1.5 NIH grant

Virginia Commonwealth University has received a five-year grant totaling nearly $1.5 million to enhance teaching and advising at VCU and John Tyler Community College and Thomas Nelson Community College.

Monday - 02/10/2014, 03:43am EST

Researchers looking for cause of starfish deaths

Researchers looking for cause of starfish wasting syndrome

Sunday - 02/09/2014, 07:10pm EST

Weather weary nation asks why such a nasty winter

Why is this winter so wild? Is it a record? When will it end? Answers for weather weary nation

Friday - 02/07/2014, 08:42pm EST

Water shortage in California town stokes fears

With less than 100 days' water in storage, rural California town grow anxious about future

Friday - 02/07/2014, 08:42pm EST

Bill Nye: Bible doesn't tell Earth's true history

Head of Ky. Creation Museum debates Bill Nye the 'Science Guy' on evolution, earth's origin

Friday - 02/07/2014, 08:42pm EST

Panel says federal wolf plan used unproven science

Scientists say lifting of wolf protections across most of US based on unproven genetic claims

Friday - 02/07/2014, 07:14pm EST

CDC: Cruise ship bug was newer norovirus strain

CDC: The bug that hit Explorer of the Seas cruise ship was a newer Sydney strain of norovirus

Friday - 02/07/2014, 01:53pm EST

Skipped the gym? Stand outside and shiver

Here's the skinny on some new science.

Friday - 02/07/2014, 10:48am EST

Bears, eagles, seals: How endangered animals fare

As GOP pushes overhaul to Endangered Species Act, a look at how 5 species have fared

Friday - 02/07/2014, 09:12am EST

'Drunken Botanist' author now writing fiction

Amy Stewart, 'Drunken Botanist' author, writing novels based on female deputy sheriff

Friday - 02/07/2014, 03:30am EST

Climate expert: New England ski resorts vulnerable

Scientist: Some New England ski resorts not well poised to survive due to climate change

Thursday - 02/06/2014, 08:40pm EST

Flooded British villages ignite climate debate

Southwest England inundated by floodwaters for a month; crisis re-ignites climate debate

Thursday - 02/06/2014, 02:40pm EST

Minnow to be 1st fish taken off endangered list

Oregon chub to be 1st fish taken off Endangered Species Act protection due to recovery

Thursday - 02/06/2014, 12:50pm EST

A year adrift on the Pacific? A medical Q & A

The story of a Salvadoran fisherman who says he survived more than a year adrift on the Pacific Ocean raises many medical questions.

Thursday - 02/06/2014, 11:06am EST

Step to artificial hand that feels what you touch

HEALTHBEAT: Scientists wire man's arm to robotics in quest for artificial hand that can feel

Thursday - 02/06/2014, 08:27am EST

Experiment adds sense of touch to artificial hand

HEALTHBEAT: Scientists add sense of touch to robotic hand, a step to more lifelike prosthetics

Thursday - 02/06/2014, 04:17am EST

Are you addicted to your phone?

Researchers are trying to determine how much time phone users spend engaged with their devices. And, a new app attempts to quantify why many have a "phone jones."

Thursday - 02/06/2014, 04:16am EST

Wide gap between New Delhi, Beijing smog policies

Bad pollution plagues both New Delhi and Beijing, but which city is taking steps to tackle?

Thursday - 02/06/2014, 01:10am EST
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