BBC Science - 1 hour 53 min ago
The origins of house mice go back about 15,000 years to the Middle East, fossil evidence suggests.
NYT Science - 2 hours 21 min ago
Medicaid now covers more Americans than Medicare, and it played a major role in stopping the Republican drive to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act.
NYT Science - 4 hours 34 min ago
The expeditions of William Beebe and his coed Department of Tropical Research are remembered at an upcoming show at The Drawing Center in New York.
NYT Science - 4 hours 39 min ago
If a fusion experiment in France succeeds, it could shape the power plants of the future and contribute greatly to reducing planet-warming emissions.
NYT Science - 7 hours 5 min ago
A naturalist in England found the early-blooming plant had moved up its schedule by nearly two months — a foreboding sign of a warming climate.
NYT Science - 7 hours 24 min ago
Some clinicians think marijuana may help ease the transition out of addiction, while critics say substituting one drug for another is no solution.
NYT Science - 8 hours 13 min ago
Remembering events from no earlier than age 3½ or 4 is typical, studies have found. The phenomenon is known as childhood amnesia.
NYT Science - 10 hours 50 min ago
The Newport-Inglewood/Rose Canyon fault, extending from San Diego to Los Angeles, could rupture along its entire length, scientists have found.
NYT Science - 14 hours 45 min ago
A research cruise in the Pacific Remote Islands Marine National Monument produced video of alien-looking deep sea life.
NYT Science - 14 hours 46 min ago
The research vehicle Okeanos Explorer is collecting video and data from the Pacific Remote Islands Marine National Monument.
BBC Science - 17 hours 5 min ago
Scientists describe a remarkable collection of dinosaur tracks on beaches in Western Australia.
BBC Science - 18 hours 9 min ago
An Australian university has asked amateur stargazers to help find a possible ninth planet.
NYT Science - 18 hours 58 min ago
Mr. Trump’s inaugural budget blueprint is a narrow-minded document that sacrifices American innovation to small-bore politics.
BBC Science - Sun, 03/26/2017 - 16:54
After years of protest, the University of Melbourne has removed the name of a controversial figure.
BBC Science - Sun, 03/26/2017 - 16:41
The scale of "fake research" in the UK appears to have been underestimated, a BBC investigation suggests.
NYT Science - Sun, 03/26/2017 - 08:11
Using a wealth of new scientific information, a seasoned homicide detective has developed a theory in a death 5,300 years ago.
BBC Science - Sat, 03/25/2017 - 18:24
Scientists locate the source of powerful tsunamis that swept across Mars three billion years ago.
BBC Science - Sat, 03/25/2017 - 04:09
Research is underway to determine how clock changes affect children's sleep patterns.
BBC Science - Fri, 03/24/2017 - 17:29
What evidence is there that Finland's famous baby boxes actually reduce infant mortality rates?
NYT Science - Fri, 03/24/2017 - 15:38
Emerging from the torpor of winter means a busy spring for these bears, bees, bats and squirrels.