Science

Air Force: Contamination from leak at base unknown

Air Force: Extent of contamination from leak found in 1999 at New Mexico base still unknown

Wednesday - 09/03/2014, 02:20pm EDT

Study: Playing music helps sharpen kids' brains

Neuroscience researchers say 2-year study shows making music helps sharpen kids' brainpower

Wednesday - 09/03/2014, 09:53am EDT

Buyer's remorse on Common Core for policymakers?

Common Core bickering heats up as standards take effect; buyer's remorse hits policymakers?

Wednesday - 09/03/2014, 01:28am EDT

'Guardians' tops Labor Day, summer box office

'Guardians of the Galaxy' wins the summer: The Marvel romp tops Labor Day, summer box office

Tuesday - 09/02/2014, 03:40pm EDT

50-state look at how Common Core playing out in US

Common Core standards adopted by some states, rejected, repealed by others as debate continues

Tuesday - 09/02/2014, 02:48pm EDT

OK, so we have germs. But they're our unique germs

Study: Rub-a-dub-dub, no matter how much you scrub, your home is covered in your unique germs

Tuesday - 09/02/2014, 03:34am EDT

Museum to display 6,500-year-old human skeleton

Philadelphia museum to display 6,500-year-old human skeleton rediscovered in storage room

Monday - 09/01/2014, 04:34pm EDT

Mystery of Death Valley's moving rocks solved

Scientists show how wind and ice move 'sailing rocks' across Death Valley lake bed

Monday - 09/01/2014, 04:34pm EDT

Study claims cave art made by Neanderthals

Cave art suggest Neanderthals may have been cleverer than thought, study claims

Monday - 09/01/2014, 03:34pm EDT

Climate study yields bad news for tiny desert fish

Climate study examines fate of pupfish in Nevada cavern; 'Life in Fishbowl' yields dire news

Monday - 09/01/2014, 12:10pm EDT

Scientists dig into Ebola's deadly genes for clues

By mapping Ebola's deadly genetic details, scientists seek answers to what makes it tick

Monday - 09/01/2014, 09:34am EDT

Researchers: Coffee naps are the best way to maximize alertness

If you're sleepy, taking a nap or drinking coffee can help refresh and reenergize you. But new research says combining the two into a "coffee nap" can help even more.

Monday - 09/01/2014, 04:46am EDT

Could tiny robots be the answer to the decline in honeybees?

Researchers at Harvard University have developed robotic bees, called RoboBees, which one day could pollinate a field of crops.

Monday - 09/01/2014, 02:02am EDT
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Renowned rock art in Utah is younger than believed

Study: Renowned rock art in Utah canyon was drawn 1,000 years more recently than believed

Sunday - 08/31/2014, 02:12pm EDT

18th century brewery remains found at Va. college

Remains of 18th century brewery found on Va. campus at College of William and Mary

Sunday - 08/31/2014, 12:00pm EDT

5 things to know about earthquake faults

5 things to know about earthquake faults in California

Sunday - 08/31/2014, 10:26am EDT

Study: people love anticipating experiences

Is getting a fun experience worth the wait?

Sunday - 08/31/2014, 09:12am EDT

Census: Orca population in Puget Sound falling

Endangered orca population in Puget Sound declining with 2 new deaths this year, no new calfs

Saturday - 08/30/2014, 07:30pm EDT

EPA staff says agency needs to be tough on smog

Environmental Protection Agency staff says smog rules should be up to 20 percent stronger

Saturday - 08/30/2014, 05:10am EDT

Shades of Pigpen: We travel with our own germs

Study finds when people move, their bacterial fingerprints rapidly take over their new homes

Friday - 08/29/2014, 07:28am EDT
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