BBC Science - 4 hours 34 min ago
A breeder in China's Chendgu province was trying to give these two baby pandas medicine instead of their usual bamboo leaves- and they were having none of it.
BBC Science - 4 hours 36 min ago
A team has developed micro-sized rockets, powered by seawater, that can neutralise chemical and biological weapons.
NYT Science - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 19:36
BBC Science - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 19:00
A skin-eating fungus threatens salamanders and newts across Europe, and probably arrived on pet amphibians imported from Asia.
NYT Science - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 18:15
The refrain is a stopgap between two politically untenable positions: the denial of climate change and the embrace of policies to address it.
BBC Science - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 18:10
Technology developed during World War Two is to be used as a back-up for GPS in ports across England and Scotland.
NYT Science - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 18:00
North Korea, which in the best of times allows a limited number of people in or out, is so rattled by the virus that it reportedly will quarantine anyone coming into the country from anywhere.
NYT Science - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 17:43
In response to public anxiety, governors of both parties are struggling to define health policies on the virus.
BBC Science - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 17:10
A look around a new lab at Pirbright Institute in Surrey, where the world’s most contagious livestock viruses will be kept.
NYT Science - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 17:09
The announcement by Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo and Mayor Bill de Blasio was an effort to alleviate concerns that the state’s quarantine policy could cause financial hardship and deter health care employees from traveling to West Africa.
NYT Science - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 11:07
BBC Science - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 11:04
Animals took so long to evolve and thrive on Earth because of incredibly low levels of oxygen during a period more than a billion years ago, scientists say.
NYT Science - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 11:00
For the first time, scientists have bred mice that developed Ebola infections resembling those in humans and found that genes affect how the animals react to the virus.
NYT Science - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 08:25
BBC Science - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 06:34
Scientists and government officials are meeting in Copenhagen to edit a report on the causes, impact and solutions to global warming.
BBC Science - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 05:26
Keys are 4,000 years old but are their days numbered?
BBC Science - Wed, 10/29/2014 - 19:36
Scientists confirm that a frog found living in New York City wetlands is a new species.
NYT Science - Wed, 10/29/2014 - 18:16
The Milford, Conn. student, Ikeoluwa Opayemi, has not been allowed at class since she returned from a 10-day trip to Nigeria.
NYT Science - Wed, 10/29/2014 - 18:00
The dispute is heightening a national debate over how to balance public health and public fears against the rights and freedoms of health care workers, and troops, returning from West Africa.
NYT Science - Wed, 10/29/2014 - 17:32
As the United States aims to correct years of mishandling radioactive materials, the price of reopening a New Mexico waste repository could top $551 million.