BBC Science - 2 hours 49 min ago
The world's largest radio telescope has received its first signals from space and is now entering an intensive testing phase.
BBC Science - Sat, 09/24/2016 - 18:28
As the population grows over the next 20 years half the world will be left malnourished, an independent panel of experts on food and agriculture warns.
BBC Science - Sat, 09/24/2016 - 16:38
President Barack Obama has created the first underwater national monument off the US east coast, protecting a vast ecosystem of canyons and extinct volcanoes. It is home to thousands of rare species, but is also a source of controversy.
BBC Science - Sat, 09/24/2016 - 16:34
A hedgehog officer explains how to help hedgehogs in your garden
NYT Science - Sat, 09/24/2016 - 12:28
Mr. Garman was at a back-room console on July 20, 1969, when Neil Armstrong told mission control of a possible computer systems overload. “As long as it doesn’t reoccur, it’s fine,” Mr. Garman said.
NYT Science - Sat, 09/24/2016 - 11:30
Two voyages to the Northwest Passage, separated by nearly two centuries, underscore the big changes underway in the Arctic as the planet warms.
BBC Science - Sat, 09/24/2016 - 03:34
The world's biggest conference on species protection has opened in South Africa amid differing views on the survival of elephants.
BBC Science - Fri, 09/23/2016 - 16:13
Horses have joined a select club of animals that can communicate by pointing to symbols, say scientists.
NYT Science - Fri, 09/23/2016 - 09:52
Technology has helped make them more sustainable than at any time in history.
NYT Science - Fri, 09/23/2016 - 06:30
Paul U. Unschuld has done more to promote Chinese medicine than perhaps any other Westerner, but he sees it more as a clue to the culture than as an exotic cure.
NYT Science - Fri, 09/23/2016 - 04:11
The appeal by Yichang officials, coming so soon after the end of the national one-child policy, was met with howls of amazement and resentment on social media.
NYT Science - Fri, 09/23/2016 - 02:00
That map of Australia you have? It’s wrong. And the whole country is going to officially relocate north to correct the error.
BBC Science - Fri, 09/23/2016 - 02:00
Flu carried by migratory birds poses a risk to penguins living in Antarctica, scientists warn.
BBC Science - Thu, 09/22/2016 - 18:55
The body tasked with managing trade in endangered species will oppose efforts to increase global protection for elephants, saying it could spark a new trade in ivory.
BBC Science - Thu, 09/22/2016 - 18:49
Tropical dry forests are among the most threatened habitats on the planet, yet remain overlooked by scientists and conservationists, warn researchers.
BBC Science - Thu, 09/22/2016 - 17:37
The government is to outline its plans to strengthen collaborative research between the UK and China.
BBC Science - Thu, 09/22/2016 - 16:06
A British man who lived in the Swiss Alps as a goat for three days wins one of this year's Ig Nobel prizes.
NYT Science - Thu, 09/22/2016 - 13:11
Your pet goldfish may seem tiny and harmless. But in the wild, they can take down entire ecosystems.
BBC Science - Thu, 09/22/2016 - 12:50
Four rare white lion cubs have been born in a zoo in Poland.
BBC Science - Thu, 09/22/2016 - 10:58
Scientists bring singing fish into their lab to work out the biological secret of an aquatic creature that hums at night.