The loud hissing of the Brood II cicada will soon be heard along the East Coast, from New York to Georgia. The sound is the mating call of the species.
David Morris Kern, creator of toothache medicine 'Orajel,' dies at 103
Jasmyn Logan and Nia'mani Robinson, two freshmen from Central High School in Capitol Heights, Md., are finalists in this Saturday's Team America Rocketry Challenge (TARC) - the largest student rocket competition in the world.
More than half of Montgomery students fail geometry, algebra 2 final exams, prompting review
Israeli warplanes renew strikes on Syria; official says target is Hezbollah-bound missiles
No flight restrictions following low-level eruption at Alaska's Cleveland Volcano
Feds blame combination of parasite, virus, bacteria, pesticides for strange bee disappearance
A visual glance at key energy terms and technologies
Cut out the jargon: Alan Alda center at NY college teaches scientists to keep it simple
Skyrocketing inflation: Russia now charging NASA $70 million per seat to fly US astronauts
Virgin Galactic's spaceship makes 1st powered flight, goes supersonic in test over California
Solar-powered airplane lands in Phoenix on first leg of trip to several US cities
Hawaii fishermen: North Pacific humpback whales should no longer be on endangered species list
The outbreaks at area college campuses are part of a national pattern and researchers are trying to determine why college students are at risk for a childhood disease.
South Korean 2-year-old has new windpipe made from her own stem cells; youngest patient ever
Oil and gas drillers make technological leaps, while renewable energy industry struggles
Hospitals see wave of products to fight superbugs; penalties loom if patients catch infections
Hurricane watch at Saturn's North Pole: Cyclone eye is 1,250 miles wide, cloud speed 330 mph
Logging halted after utility workers damage American Indian archaeological sites in California