Mafia's illegal toxic waste dumping _ a racket worth billions _ is poisoning Italian farmlands
The sudden appearance of a vehicle's "check engine" light is an anxiety-provoking moment for drivers. A new smartphone app helps take the mystery out of the intimidating indicator, before taking the car to the mechanic.
NASA awards $500K grant to Virginia Air & Space Center
November set heat record for planet, average global temperature was balmy 56.6 degrees
NASA orders urgent spacewalk repairs at station to fix cooling system; cargo launch delayed
Cat and mouse: Feline appetite for little critters helped tame its wild ancestors, study says
China to launch moon rock-collecting probe in 2017 after successful soft landing of Chang'e 3
As more earthquakes shake Oklahoma, state adopts more California-style precautions
Northern Arizona University astronomers will be getting partial use of a precious resource -- time on a large new telescope.
China building fourth Antarctic base to enhance research into climate change, other fields
Nation's Report Card shows narrowing gap between urban schools, national averages
There's good news for travel enthusiasts.
UVa chemist honored with early career development award from National Science Foundation
As wolves die out on remote national park in Michigan, debate brews over whether to intervene
Study: Nearly half of dolphins checked in oiled bay in bad shape 1 year after Gulf spill
Study: Dolphins in La. bay were in bad shape a year after Gulf oil spill with lung damage
Cancer genetics pioneer Janet Rowley dies; awards include nation's highest scientific honor
Alexey Kljatov set up a snowflake studio on his balcony in Moscow last winter and snapped images of frozen crystals of water, better known as snow. The results are magical.
NASA debates space station spacewalk for broken cooling loop, cargo flight delayed another day
Spacewalk or space delivery?
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