Science

Rock that whizzed by Earth may be grabbed by NASA

Asteroid that zipped near Earth in 2011 good target for NASA to grab, haul to moon and visit

Monday - 06/23/2014, 10:18am EDT

Spacewalkers complete tiring work at space station

Spacewalking astronauts complete tiring work at space station, request hot tea as reward

Monday - 06/23/2014, 08:42am EDT

Headline-grabbing study of cosmos gets a caveat

Done in by dust? Headline-grabbing study of cosmos published with caveat about its conclusions

Saturday - 06/21/2014, 09:10pm EDT

Long scattered, adoptees search for lost families

Adopted off the books decades ago, 'Hicks babies' hope to find biological families through DNA

Saturday - 06/21/2014, 10:10am EDT

New push to get girls into computer sciences

Google teams with nonprofits to encourage girls to write computer code

Friday - 06/20/2014, 03:42pm EDT

Chilean mountaintop blasted for giant telescope

Chilean mountaintop blasted off to make way for building European Extremely Large Telescope

Friday - 06/20/2014, 03:20pm EDT

5 Things To Know about getting girls into coding

5 Things To Know about Google teaming with nonprofits to encourage girls to write code

Friday - 06/20/2014, 01:00pm EDT

Scientists resume digging at La Brea Tar Pits

Mastodons and camels: Scientists resume digging at the La Brea Tar Pits in Los Angeles

Friday - 06/20/2014, 12:58pm EDT

Scientists resume digging at La Brea Tar Pits

Mastodons and camels: Scientists resume digging at the La Brea Tar Pits in Los Angeles

Thursday - 06/19/2014, 08:22pm EDT

Scientist gets World Food Prize for wheat advances

Crop scientist awarded 2014 World Food Prize for work developing disease-resistant wheat

Thursday - 06/19/2014, 07:04pm EDT

Republican EPA chiefs to Congress: Act on climate

Senate Democrats call on 4 Republican EPA chiefs to help press case on climate change

Thursday - 06/19/2014, 07:04pm EDT

Obama, inventors check out electric giraffe

Obama, entrepreneurs, students check out innovations such as 17-foot electric giraffe

Thursday - 06/19/2014, 06:40pm EDT

Woman sues, saying chia powder caused salmonella

Colorado woman sues California company, says she got salmonella from chia powder

Thursday - 06/19/2014, 06:20pm EDT

All gone: How erasing billions of birds shocked us

From billions to zero: Humans killed off passenger pigeons but may try to bring them back

Thursday - 06/19/2014, 05:42pm EDT

Lawsuit seeks protection for Kirtland's snake

Environmental group sues federal government, seeking legal protection for Kirtland's snake

Thursday - 06/19/2014, 04:40pm EDT

Study finds blackbird decline in California

Survey finds significant decline in blackbird species found mostly in Central California

Thursday - 06/19/2014, 04:01pm EDT

Kansas governor squawks over prairie chicken suit

Brownback says groups' lawsuit over prairie chicken is attempt to stifle energy, agriculture

Thursday - 06/19/2014, 04:00pm EDT

In odd twist, industry agrees to ban 'microbeads'

In surprising truce, antagonists agree to ban plastic 'microbeads' pouring into Great Lakes

Thursday - 06/19/2014, 02:04pm EDT

Killer robots: Is that really a thing?

Robots are becoming more and more a part of our lives. The New York Times recently reported worries of killer robots are on the rise.

Thursday - 06/19/2014, 03:39am EDT

Shaky stats fuel power plant debate

Lots of statistics, less reality as both sides debate Obama power plant rules

Wednesday - 06/18/2014, 10:58am EDT
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