Science

Smithsonian museum hosts National Fossil Day in DC

National Museum of Natural History hosts National Fossil Day celebration with 400 kids in DC

Wednesday - 10/15/2014, 08:16am EDT

Va.'s Nobel prize winner calls himself a 'tool maker'

Eric Betzig is the D.C. area's newest Nobel prize winner.

Wednesday - 10/15/2014, 05:28am EDT

Chipotle backs Colorado, Oregon labeling proposals

Denver-based Chipotle backs Colorado, Oregon ballot proposals to label modified foods

Tuesday - 10/14/2014, 07:20pm EDT

Stem cells to treat blindness appear to be safe

Stem cells used to treat blindness look safe but it's too early to tell if it works

Tuesday - 10/14/2014, 06:38pm EDT

Image of Asia: Volcanic lightning on display

Image of Asia: Volcanic lightning seen in eruption of Mount Sinabung in Indonesia

Tuesday - 10/14/2014, 05:54pm EDT

Correction: Climate Change-Wolverine story

Correction: Climate Change-Wolverine story

Tuesday - 10/14/2014, 01:40pm EDT

Retired shuttle Endeavour exhibit closer to launch

California exhibit of space shuttle Endeavour moves closer to launch after space lab linked

Tuesday - 10/14/2014, 12:16pm EDT

Satellite sees hot spot of methane in US Southwest

NASA sees surprising hot spot of heat-trapping methane over Four Corners area of Southwest

Monday - 10/13/2014, 05:54pm EDT

Petrified Forest buildings named national treasure

Petrified Forest National Park compound dubbed a midcentury architectural 'treasure'

Monday - 10/13/2014, 04:00pm EDT

Ebola: How it spreads

Ebola: When it's contagious, how it spreads and other things you need to know to stay safe

Monday - 10/13/2014, 01:46pm EDT

The 2014 Nobel Prizes at a glance

The 2014 Nobel Prizes at a glance

Monday - 10/13/2014, 11:40am EDT

Darwin note, early Apple computer being auctioned

Charles Darwin letter, early Apple computer in auction of unique pieces of science history

Monday - 10/13/2014, 08:24am EDT

Kerry: Address climate change before it's too late

Secretary of State Kerry says world needs to confront climate change while there's still time

Monday - 10/13/2014, 08:24am EDT

Large mosaic in ancient tomb uncovered in Greece

Large floor mosaic uncovered by archaeologists in northern Greece ancient tomb

Sunday - 10/12/2014, 05:42pm EDT

China arrests scientist for alleged fund-swindling

China arrests leading biology scientist for allegedly swindling state research funds

Saturday - 10/11/2014, 08:40am EDT

AP PHOTOS: Lunar eclipse in Asia and the Americas

AP PHOTOS: 'Blood moon' turns reddish brown in eclipse seen in Asia and the Americas

Friday - 10/10/2014, 09:30pm EDT

3 win chemistry Nobel for super-zoom microscopes

A closer look at living cells: 3 win Nobel in chemistry for making super-zoom microscopes

Friday - 10/10/2014, 09:30pm EDT

Study: Asian cave drawings as old as European ones

Humans 40,000 years ago were drawing all over the world; Asian cave art is as old as Europe's

Friday - 10/10/2014, 09:30pm EDT

A look at winners of 2014 Nobel Prize in chemistry

A look at winners of 2014 Nobel Prize in chemistry: Betzig, Moerner, Hell

Friday - 10/10/2014, 09:30pm EDT

LED there be light: 3 share Nobel for blue diode

LED there be light: Japanese, US scientists win Nobel Prize for energy-efficient light source

Friday - 10/10/2014, 09:30pm EDT
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