November 17th, 2018
12:16 AM
Research groups attend HHS ‘listening session’ on fetal tissue research amid funding fears
November 16th, 2018
10:32 PM
A U.S. biochemistry professor takes his political shot—and misses by a lot
10:06 PM
Watch just a few self-driving cars stop traffic jams
10:06 PM
Top stories: Earth’s darkest year, errors in ocean study, and a young crater under Greenland’s ice
09:40 PM
China unveils design for $5 billion particle smasher
07:30 PM
In reversal, NSF lifts proposal limits on biologists
06:12 PM
Brain stimulation could let some blind people ‘see’ shapes made of light
01:52 PM
A ‘rediscovered’ drug against sleeping sickness gets the green light
November 15th, 2018
10:17 PM
STEM candidates elected to U.S. House prepare for their new jobs
09:51 PM
Anything faster than a brisk walk on this martian moon could send you spinning off into space
09:25 PM
In just 12 days, the world gets half of its annual rainfall
09:25 PM
The worst year ever and the effects of fasting
08:07 PM
Why 536 was ‘the worst year to be alive’
08:07 PM
Is ride-sharing killing people? Yes, study suggests, but critics are doubtful
November 14th, 2018
10:53 PM
Orangutans are the only great apes—besides humans—to ‘talk’ about the past
09:09 PM
High-profile ocean warming paper to get a correction
08:17 PM
Massive crater under Greenland’s ice points to climate-altering impact in the time of humans
07:51 PM
Super-Earth spied in the second-closest star system from the sun
07:25 PM
Neanderthals may not have been the headbangers scientists once assumed
07:25 PM
Immune system ‘negotiations’ stop mom’s body from attacking her fetus
06:59 PM
Reprogrammed cells could tackle brain damage
November 13th, 2018
10:11 PM
With Democrats in control of U.S. House, science panel gets fresh start
09:19 PM
Science restored: Eddie Bernice Johnson prepares to chair key panel in U.S. House of Representatives
06:43 PM
Large, strangely dim galaxy found lurking on far side of Milky Way
01:24 AM
Killing badgers not enough to defeat costly tuberculosis in cattle, U.K. report finds
November 12th, 2018
05:10 PM
In a paradox, obesity is a ‘net positive’ for cutting-edge anticancer drugs
05:10 PM
Venus flytraps kill with chemicals like those from lightning bolts
November 9th, 2018
09:09 PM
Do gut bacteria make a second home in our brains?
06:59 PM
Top stories: jellyfish stingers, eye-swimming microbots, and a metric system makeover
06:07 PM
Drug for rare disease disappoints in key trial
November 8th, 2018
08:53 PM
New tracking system could show—at last—how pesticides are harming bee colonies
08:53 PM
A big increase in monkey research and an overhaul for the metric system
08:27 PM
Jellyfish almost killed this scientist. Now, she wants to save others from their fatal venom
08:27 PM
Ancient DNA confirms Native Americans’ deep roots in North and South America
08:27 PM
How the people of the Andes evolved to live in high altitudes
04:07 PM
Open access plan draws online protest
November 7th, 2018
11:13 PM
Hospital’s suspension of evidence-based medicine expert sparks new controversy
09:29 PM
From Science Careers: NSF moves to pilot LGBT questions on national workforce surveys
09:29 PM
Indonesian 'vaccine fatwa' sends measles immunization rates plummeting
09:03 PM
Watch tiny robots swim through an eyeball to deliver medicine
08:11 PM
Climate and energy measures fall flat in Colorado and Washington
07:19 PM
This animal image may be the world’s oldest figurative art
05:35 PM
Some takeaways for science from yesterday’s U.S. elections
05:09 PM
Some takeaways for science from yesterday's U.S. elections
November 6th, 2018
10:32 PM
Metric system overhaul will dethrone the one, true kilogram
November 5th, 2018
09:25 PM
Frequent inbreeding may have caused skeletal abnormalities in early humans
09:25 PM
How can you eat dairy if you lack the gene for digesting it? Fermented milk may be key, ancient Mongolian study suggests
08:33 PM
In win for open access, two major funders won't cover publishing in hybrid journals
07:15 PM
This lovely lily’s cousin is an ear of corn. Now, scientists know how they are related
10:09 AM
In win for open access, two major funders to bar grantees from publishing in hybrid journals
November 2nd, 2018
09:03 PM
Top stories: the appendix’s secret seeds, earthquake warnings, and a halted heart repair trial
09:03 PM
Whales spotted from space
02:07 PM
Record number of monkeys being used in U.S. research
November 1st, 2018
10:05 PM
Citizen science needs to look more like society, report says
09:39 PM
NSF suspends program allowing graduate fellows to study abroad
08:47 PM
Researchers launch plan to sequence 66,000 species in the United Kingdom. But that’s just a start
07:29 PM
How the appendix could hold the keys to Parkinson’s disease, and materials scientists mimic nature
07:29 PM
Nasal gene spray inspired by llama antibodies could prevent all types of flu
05:45 PM
‘Poop vault’ of human feces could preserve gut biodiversity—and help treat disease
02:17 PM
California’s new earthquake warnings deliver critical seconds of notice
October 31st, 2018
08:33 PM
ETH Zurich starts process to dismiss professor accused of bullying students
07:15 PM
New generation of ‘flow batteries’ could eventually sustain a grid powered by the sun and wind
07:15 PM
Neanderthal children shivered and suffered in ancient Europe
07:15 PM
Dinosaur eggs came in many colors—just like birds’
07:15 PM
Seeds of Parkinson’s disease may hide in the appendix
05:05 PM
Are wild monkeys becoming a reservoir for Zika virus in the Americas?
04:13 PM
Just 18% of the ocean floor has been mapped. XPRIZE drones could change that
10:35 AM
This ball of gas is racing around the black hole at our galaxy’s heart
04:05 AM
Hawaii Supreme Court rules in favor of giant telescope
01:29 AM
World’s biggest bird might have been as blind as a bat
October 30th, 2018
06:59 PM
In Iran, four conservation scientists face espionage charges that carry the death penalty
05:15 PM
Neanderthals’ barrel chests might not have been any bigger than ours
October 29th, 2018
08:54 PM
Move over, Hubble: Discovery of expanding cosmos assigned to little-known Belgian astronomer-priest
06:44 PM
Federal officials pause trial testing stem cells for heart disease
06:44 PM
Watch these wooden sponges wick up spilled oil