Science

GO FIGURE: Alaska is warmer than Lower 48

GO FIGURE: Weather upside down as baked Alaska is 2 degrees warmer than chilly Lower 48

Saturday - 01/25/2014, 03:10pm EST

Opportunity still roving on Mars after a decade

A decade after landing on Mars, NASA's Opportunity rover still going strong

Saturday - 01/25/2014, 03:08pm EST

Necropsies begin for 25 pilot whales found dead

Biologists begin necropsies for 25 pilot whales found dead off southwest Florida island

Friday - 01/24/2014, 02:30pm EST

"Jelly doughnut" rock on Mars suddenly appears

Scientists intrigued by image of "jelly doughnut" rock on Mars taken by the Opportunity rover

Friday - 01/24/2014, 12:40pm EST

NOAA: World in 2013 was 4th hottest on record

Another super-hot year; NOAA says 2013 tied for 4th warmest on record for globe, NASA says 7th

Friday - 01/24/2014, 12:40pm EST

Israel seeks to save ancient sites from earthquake

Due for major earthquake, Israel seeks to keep Holy Land's ancient treasures standing

Friday - 01/24/2014, 02:30am EST

Comet-chasing probe wakes up, signals Earth

'Hello World!' Comet-chasing spacecraft wakes from hibernation, sends signal back to Earth

Thursday - 01/23/2014, 03:20pm EST

Fire and ice: Supernova and vapor in space

Fire and ice captured the attention of the worldwide astronomical community in the past 24 hours.

Thursday - 01/23/2014, 08:11am EST

2 sisters get lung transplants from same donor

2 sisters with scarred lungs each get 1 transplanted in Houston from same donor

Thursday - 01/23/2014, 04:10am EST

Nevada marina deemed safe despite 100K fish kill

Nevada officials say marina where 100K fish died is safe, some locals express concerns

Wednesday - 01/22/2014, 05:13pm EST

Israeli archeologists uncover ancient church

Israeli archeologists uncover ancient church dating back to Byzantine era

Wednesday - 01/22/2014, 10:13am EST

Smartphone-controlled paper airplane ready to soar

Folding a paper airplane so it will fly takes skill and patience. A new smartphone-controlled paper airplane kit is close to hitting the market.

Wednesday - 01/22/2014, 04:10am EST

NY plans to eliminate wild mute swans by 2025

New York wildlife officials want to step up efforts to eliminate wild populations of non-native mute swans.

Monday - 01/20/2014, 05:45pm EST

Google contact lens could be option for diabetics

Google's contact lens prototype could be new option for diabetics for monitoring glucose

Monday - 01/20/2014, 05:18pm EST

Data sharing among nations rebooted another decade

Data sharing among nations on Earth observations rebooted for another decade

Monday - 01/20/2014, 05:10pm EST

Europe launches RoboEarth: 'Wikipedia for Robots'

European universities launch project to speed robotic development, enable bot-to-bot learning

Monday - 01/20/2014, 05:10pm EST

Israeli prize honors foreign scientists, artist

Israel's prestigious Wolf Prize honors foreign scientists from US, Canada, Sweden and Taiwan

Monday - 01/20/2014, 05:10pm EST

In feat of technology, Rosetta phones home

After 957 days of hibernation, the Rosetta spacecraft woke up, aligned itself with the sun and called home.

Monday - 01/20/2014, 04:07pm EST

How earworms crawl into your head

Anyone who has ever had a song stuck in his head has experienced an earworm. What are your most invasive earworms?

Monday - 01/20/2014, 07:39am EST
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Employers differ on electronic cigarettes at work

Companies want to help workers quit smoking, but are unsure about allowing e-cigarettes at work.

Monday - 01/20/2014, 07:20am EST
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