Science

Ice in Arctic seas shrinks to 6th-lowest recorded

Ice in Arctic seas shrinks to 6th lowest; less ice than last year, but up from 2012 record low

Updated 04 minutes, 24 seconds ago

Engineers call for national approach to flooding

Civil engineers group calls for a national strategy on mitigating floods

Updated 04 minutes, 25 seconds ago

Hemp crop from detained seeds harvested in Ky.

Hemp seeds detained by federal government in spring turn into 1st harvested crop in Kentucky

Updated 1 hours, 05 minutes ago

Mexico sees sign of hope for Monarch butterflies

Mexico sees tentative sign of hope as Monarch butterflies show up early

Updated 1 hours, 05 minutes ago

Indian spacecraft on course to enter Mars orbit

Indian spacecraft on course to orbit Red Planet on 1st try, aims to explore Martian atmosphere

Updated 1 hours, 06 minutes ago

Dragon arrives at space station with 3-D printer

SpaceX Dragon arrives at space station with 1st 3-D printer for astronauts, other supplies

Updated 1 hours, 06 minutes ago

SpaceX breaks ground on Texas rocket launch site

SpaceX founder Musk says company to spend $100M on rocket launch site at South Texas beach

Updated 1 hours, 06 minutes ago

US spacecraft enters Mars orbit, India probe next

NASA's Maven spacecraft enters Mars orbit; scientists hoping 2nd spacecraft will join it soon

Updated 1 hours, 06 minutes ago

Businesses and investors pressing for green policy

Ahead of UN summit on climate change, businesses are pressing for market-based solutions

Updated 1 hours, 06 minutes ago

China, US, India push world carbon emissions up

World carbon pollution up by nearly 800 million tons in 2013, mostly from China, US, India

Updated 1 hours, 06 minutes ago

Kiribati leader visits Arctic on climate mission

Kiribati president tours Arctic glaciers ahead of UN climate summit

Tuesday - 09/23/2014, 12:24pm EDT

More babies are born in summer, early fall

Some birthdays are more popular than others -- especially ones in July, August and September -- according to birth data from the federal government.

Tuesday - 09/23/2014, 12:07pm EDT

SpaceX launches 3-D printer, other station gear

SpaceX launches fresh space station supplies, including first 3-D printer bound for orbit

Tuesday - 09/23/2014, 06:34am EDT

Closely watched Hawaii lava flow stalls

Closely watched lava approaching rural Hawaii communities stalls, residents still nervous

Monday - 09/22/2014, 06:18pm EDT

Winners of the 2014 Ig Nobel Awards

2014 Ig Nobel Awards: Banana skins, nosebleed-curing pork, Jesus in toast inspire winners

Monday - 09/22/2014, 04:38pm EDT

Study links changing winds to warming in Pacific

Study finds warming Pacific Ocean linked to changing winds more than climate change

Monday - 09/22/2014, 04:09pm EDT

Bennett, Gaga have special chemistry on new CD

Review: Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett display special chemistry on new jazz CD, 'Cheek to Cheek'

Monday - 09/22/2014, 04:08pm EDT

NOAA: Yet more global heat records fall in August

Global temperature records keep getting broken: Hottest August, June and May so far this year

Monday - 09/22/2014, 11:20am EDT

Experts: Science class can dazzle with less danger

After 2 methanol fires in 12 days, experts say science class can be safer but still dazzle

Monday - 09/22/2014, 04:52am EDT
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