NYT Science - 1 hour 18 min ago
Maria Sibylla Merian captivated Europeans with her studies of insects, only to later have her work largely dismissed. Now, her findings are being celebrated again.
NYT Science - 3 hours 40 min ago
Scientists have a new explanation for why the composition of meteorites — pieces of space rock that land on Earth — is different from orbiting asteroids.
NYT Science - 5 hours 46 sec ago
Copper bracelets and other folk remedies, like magnetic straps, were no more effective against arthritis than a placebo, a study found.
BBC Science - 9 hours 54 min ago
Motoring journalist Quentin Willson calls for cheaper and simpler prices to encourage the use of electric cars.
BBC Science - 10 hours 43 min ago
Texan Christy Kroboth used to have a quiet job in a dentist's surgery. Now she spends her time jumping on animals many times her size - and taping their jaws tightly shut.
BBC Science - Sun, 01/22/2017 - 23:44
The opal dubbed the Fire of Australia is back on public display after 70 years in a safe deposit box.
BBC Science - Sun, 01/22/2017 - 21:10
Concern at fabricated stories on websites prompts a psychological study to help people spot fake news.
NYT Science - Sun, 01/22/2017 - 10:54
An installation of 300 statues off a Spanish island forms an artificial reef and addresses issues like Europe’s migration crisis, and the destruction of ocean reefs.
NYT Science - Sat, 01/21/2017 - 12:42
The nation’s biggest offshore wind project is up for approval, a test of how far states can pursue a clean-energy agenda in the Trump era.
BBC Science - Sat, 01/21/2017 - 06:40
A project aims to plant three million trees - one for every man, woman and child - in Greater Manchester over the next 25 years.
BBC Science - Fri, 01/20/2017 - 16:50
As the new president settles in, much of the world reaffirms its commitment to the Paris agreement.
NYT Science - Fri, 01/20/2017 - 12:12
The last thylacine died in a zoo in 1936, but neural scans of preserved specimens revealed that they may have been more intelligent than previously believed.
NYT Science - Fri, 01/20/2017 - 06:00
The plant’s thick green foliage, seemingly immune to winter’s freezes, has had longstanding appeal, while its berries are valuable food for wildlife.
BBC Science - Fri, 01/20/2017 - 05:25
Ex-US Vice President Al Gore, who has made a new climate change film, says he thinks campaigners will "win" the debate.
NYT Science - Fri, 01/20/2017 - 02:00
Genes inherited from Neanderthals may have made some modern humans heartier, but also more prone to depression and other diseases.
NYT Science - Thu, 01/19/2017 - 18:16
The nominee for energy secretary discovers that the job involves overseeing a vast nuclear weapons complex.
BBC Science - Thu, 01/19/2017 - 17:55
The crack in Antarctica's Larsen C Ice Shelf that looks set to spawn a giant iceberg has spread a further 10km.
NYT Science - Thu, 01/19/2017 - 09:28
In a rare urban remnant of wetlands and its 1,500 years of sediment, climate experts find more proof of rising seas, a looming hazard for much of the region.
NYT Science - Thu, 01/19/2017 - 09:18
A picture of fish seemingly trapped in a frozen wave on a South Dakota lake has amazed and bewildered viewers on social media. Here’s what happened.
BBC Science - Thu, 01/19/2017 - 09:02
Scientists say ants can plot a route home even when travelling backwards.