Science

The legislation could require teachers to accept scientifically inaccurate, faith-based answers to homework assignments, one Democratic lawmaker said.
The cows managed to swim five miles to a barrier island where they lived off the land.
The existence of the silver-backed chevrotain has been scientifically confirmed for the first time since 1907.
Mayor Luigi Brugnaro said he would declare a state of disaster after the city was hit by the devastating high tide, which peaked at over 6 feet on Tuesday.
The proposal could help undo some of the damage the Trump EPA has done.
As global temperatures rise, plans for dealing with the climate crisis are all but silent on the oceans and the plight of the coastal seafood industry.
The Massachusetts senator, facing two serious challengers, held a primary debate on the climate crisis in a bid to secure his status as the issue's leading champion.
Rob Alleva gets bit or stung by a lot of dangerous animals on the new History Channel series "Kings of Pain."
Climate is a top issue for Iowa Democrats. And the Vermont senator's embrace of biofuels could broaden his appeal.
The cattle eye worm infection is only the second known case in humans, raising concerns about an upswing.
The finding by Abbott Laboratories scientists “tells us that the HIV epidemic is still ongoing and still evolving,” an epidemiology expert said.
This is exactly what privacy advocates have been afraid of for years.
Ordering your own medical tests and at-home DNA kits can lead to its own set of problems.
The iron scow has been lodged near the top of Horseshoe Falls since 1918.
The European country offered to host the U.N. conference in Madrid after Chile abruptly pulled out amid fiery protests this week.
As the Golden State suffers blackouts and wildfires, the progressive stalwart joined Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders in calling for public power.
The patient snorted a cannabis-filled balloon before going into prison and thought he had swallowed it, doctors said.
If political instability is throwing off United Nations climate talks now, what will the next few decades look like?
Watch as lightning leaves a gaping hole at a Texas Chevron station.