SCIENCE
Monday, December 11, 2017 8:15 AM
Subway paleontology: LA construction unearths fossil trove
LOS ANGELES (AP) — As part of the crew digging a subway extension under the streets of Los Angeles, Ashley Leger always keeps her safety gear close by...
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Monday, December 11, 2017 8:00 AM
Why did climate scientists emit 30,000 tonnes of C02 this weekend? | Peter Kalmus
Around 25,000 of my colleagues flew to a conference, leaving a colossal carbon footprint in their wake. This weekend, 25,000 Earth, Sun, and planetar...
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Monday, December 11, 2017 6:10 AM
Forget Mark Zuckerberg's charity – we need corporate tax reform
Can philanthropy of the super-rich ever be better than taxation?
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Monday, December 11, 2017 5:13 AM
Venezuela's Maduro Has Disqualified His Opposition From the Next Presidential Election
Washington has said President Maduro is behaving like a dictator
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Monday, December 11, 2017 3:56 AM
Germany's Intelligence Agency Says China Used Fake LinkedIn Profiles to Spy on Officials
More than 10,000 German citizens may have been targeted
SCIENCE - Monday, December 11, 2017 2:17 AM
President Trump's Jerusalem Decision Sparks Attacks, Protests and Fresh Diplomatic Rifts
President Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital has drawn wide international criticism and sparked violence across the region
SCIENCE - Sunday, December 10, 2017 8:27 PM
The Christmas Island annual crab migration is coming to Google Street View
The migration of tens of millions of red crabs across Australia's Christmas Island is a spectacular natural phenomenon, and Google Street View pl...
SCIENCE - Sunday, December 10, 2017 8:13 PM
Nikki Haley: President Trump's Sexual Misconduct Accusers Should be Heard
"Women should always feel comfortable coming forward," Haley said
SCIENCE - Sunday, December 10, 2017 7:41 PM
Coco Tops Box Office Again Before Star Wars Hits
The Disney-Pixar animated film led the box office for a third weekend
SCIENCE
Sunday, December 10, 2017 2:57 PM
Early humans migrated out of Africa much earlier than we thought
The traditional human origin story maintains that modern humans, or homo sapiens, evolved in Africa and then migrated in a single wave to the Asian co...
SCIENCE
Sunday, December 10, 2017 2:00 PM
Officials: Whales, after deadly year, could become extinct
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Officials with the federal government say it's time to consider the possibility that endangered right whales could become e...
SCIENCE
Sunday, December 10, 2017 1:00 PM
Learn to Say Astronomy, Constellation, Solar Eclipse, and More in Sign Languages
It's a lot harder to reach for the stars—and everything else in space—when you have to spell out by hand their names and all the technical terms ...
SCIENCE
Sunday, December 10, 2017 1:00 PM
Learn to Say Astronomy, Constellation, Solar Eclipse, and More in Sign Languages
The result is a priority list of 47 key astronomical terms they are gathering sign language translations for from 31 languages. "Imagine fingerspelli...
SCIENCE
Sunday, December 10, 2017 10:00 AM
Ancient Egypt: Two Mysterious 3,500-Year-Old Tombs Reveal Mummy and Vast Treasures in New Excavation
In the southern Egyptian city of Luxor, site of the ancient metropolis of Thebes, two new artifacts have been added to a place that is already crowded...
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Sunday, December 10, 2017 1:19 AM
Potatoes for peace: how the humble tuber stopped conflict in Europe
The humble potato -- drought-resistant, able to thrive in diverse soils, and enjoyed fried, steamed or baked -- brought centuries of relative calm and...
SCIENCE
Saturday, December 9, 2017 9:39 PM
'You Don't Need to Feel Alone.' Actress Jana Kramer Opens Up About Her Miscarriage
She was expecting a baby with husband Mike Caussin
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Saturday, December 9, 2017 8:27 PM
'She Chose to Treat Them Like Trash.' Woman Pleads Guilty to Hiding Her Dead Babies Under a House
The infants were stuffed in trash bags
SCIENCE - Saturday, December 9, 2017 8:20 PM
Tremors Detected Near North Korean Nuclear Test Site Likely Aftershocks
The aftershocks could signal damage in the nearby mountainous area
SCIENCE - Saturday, December 9, 2017 7:47 PM
Al Franken Is Not Sorry
Even as he resigned from the Senate in disgrace this week, Minnesota Sen. Al Franken couldn't resist a parting shot.
SCIENCE - Saturday, December 9, 2017 7:41 PM
Norovirus Outbreak Sickens Students at North Carolina State University
About 60 students have come down with the illness
SCIENCE - Saturday, December 9, 2017 7:00 PM
Sinister sound of Tyrannosaurus Rex heard for first time in 66 million years
The fearsome roar of Tyrannosaurus Rex as portrayed in film has left many a cinema-goer quaking in their seat. But new research suggests the king of t...
SCIENCE
Saturday, December 9, 2017 6:44 PM
Astronomers have observed the most-distant supermassive black hole
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Saturday, December 9, 2017 6:32 PM
Physics Breakthrough: New Form of Matter, Excitonium, Finally Proved to Exist After 50-Year Search
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Saturday, December 9, 2017 6:24 PM
The ages people are happiest with their money, their looks, and their life, in one chart
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Saturday, December 9, 2017 6:15 PM
Assistive tech is progressing faster than ever, and these 7 devices prove it
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Saturday, December 9, 2017 6:01 PM
'Firefighting at Christmas' May Be 'New Normal' in California, Governor Says
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Saturday, December 9, 2017 6:00 PM
Research Unveils New Promising Biofuel
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Saturday, December 9, 2017 5:55 PM
Israeli Strikes Kill 2 Hamas Men After Gaza Rocket Attack
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Saturday, December 9, 2017 5:48 PM
President Trump Greeted by Protests and Boycotts in Mississippi
SCIENCE - Saturday, December 9, 2017 5:05 PM
Man Beat 3-Year-Old Girl to Death Because She Wouldn't Put On Her Pajamas, Police Say
The man threw the 3-year-old to the ground causing head trauma
SCIENCE - Saturday, December 9, 2017 4:47 PM
Egypt archaeologists discover mummy in Luxor
Egyptian archaeologists have discovered a mummy in one of two previously unexplored tombs across the Nile from the southern city of Luxor, the antiqui...
SCIENCE - Saturday, December 9, 2017 4:32 PM
New planetarium seeks to put NJ science center on travel map
New Jersey's Liberty Science Center in Jersey City is aiming to take visitors into space in what they are billing as the largest planetarium in th...
SCIENCE - Saturday, December 9, 2017 4:00 PM
Bizarre Antarctic Bacteria That Live on Air Alone Could Show Exactly How Alien Life Works
Certain microbes in Antarctica have been surviving on nothing but atmospheric energy. In 2014, a team of researchers from institutions across Austral...
SCIENCE
Saturday, December 9, 2017 3:53 PM
A Former State Senator Allegedly Took 700 Pounds of Dunkin' Donuts Coffee as a Bribe
He was charged with taking $1 million in bribes
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Saturday, December 9, 2017 3:06 PM
'Vicious and Purposeful Mistake.' Trump Rails Against CNN Over Error
The report suggested Trump was tipped off about documents damaging to Clinton
SCIENCE
Saturday, December 9, 2017 2:56 PM
Iraq: War Against Islamic State Group is Over
Iraq said its war on the IS group is over after over three years of combat
SCIENCE
Saturday, December 9, 2017 2:53 PM
Woman Fleeing in Car Is First Death Linked to Raging California Wildfires
It's the first death connected to the fires
SCIENCE
Saturday, December 9, 2017 12:00 PM
Ancient and Enormous South American Rock Art Mapped for First Time Reveals Mysterious 100-Foot-Long Snake
Panels of rock art in Venezuela—including some of the largest known examples in the world, and some never seen before—have been mapped for the first t...
SCIENCE
Saturday, December 9, 2017 12:00 PM
Ancient and Enormous South American Rock Art Mapped for First Time Reveals Mysterious 100-Foot-Long Snake
Panels of rock art in Venezuela—including some of the largest known examples in the world, and some never seen before—have been mapped for the first t...
SCIENCE
Saturday, December 9, 2017 3:34 AM
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. recap: 'A Life Spent'
'Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.' recap: 'A Life Spent'
SCIENCE
Saturday, December 9, 2017 3:18 AM
President Trump: America 'Cannot Afford' for Roy Moore to Lose Alabama Senate Election
Trump cast doubt on the women who accused Moore of misconduct
SCIENCE - Saturday, December 9, 2017 3:02 AM
The Earth is making a weird noise, and researchers have no idea why
Thanks to humans, the Earth is a pretty noisy place. We're loud creatures — certainly more so than any other animal ever to walk the planet — and ...
SCIENCE - Saturday, December 9, 2017 2:13 AM
The polar bear in this video is dying from starvation. Fortunately, most aren't...yet
After landing on Baffin Island, Canada, wildlife photographer and environmental activist Paul Nicklen captured video of a frail polar bear — dying and...
SCIENCE - Friday, December 8, 2017 11:32 PM
Scientists claim humans have peaked, and will never be taller, stronger, or live longer than we do today
If you look at the entire timeline of human existence, we live longer in modern times than we ever have, and we're continually beating world recor...
SCIENCE - Friday, December 8, 2017 11:09 PM
Roy Moore Accuser Says She Wrote Part of Yearbook Inscription
Beverly Young Nelson admitted to adding notes but stood by her allegation that Moore sexually assaulted her
SCIENCE
Friday, December 8, 2017 10:41 PM
Bill Nye Just Settled the "Best Planet" Debate Once and For All
SCIENCE
Friday, December 8, 2017 9:56 PM
Men Are Losing Their Jobs Over Sexual Harassment. These Women Are Replacing Them
SCIENCE
Friday, December 8, 2017 9:52 PM
Oklahoma Police Officer Who Fatally Shot Deaf Man Will Not Face Criminal Charges
SCIENCE
Friday, December 8, 2017 9:48 PM
See Astonishing Images of the California Wildfires From Space
SCIENCE
Friday, December 8, 2017 9:47 PM
President Trump and Donald Jr. Received Email Containing Key to Public Wikileaks Documents
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Friday, December 8, 2017 9:05 PM
Aide Says Rep. Trent Franks Offered Her $5 Million to Carry His Child
SCIENCE
Friday, December 8, 2017 8:43 PM
New Optical Illusion Discovered by Japanese Scientist Is Totally Baffling
SCIENCE
Friday, December 8, 2017 8:24 PM
Scientists paint the world’s tiniest ‘Mona Lisa’ using strands of DNA
SCIENCE
Friday, December 8, 2017 7:41 PM
The Internet Is Outraged That Roy Moore Told a Black Man That America Was Great During Slavery
His comments resurfaced just days before the Alabama special election
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Friday, December 8, 2017 7:29 PM
FCC Chair Ajit Pai Loves Parks and Recreation. Ron Swanson Just Chastised Him for His Stance on Net Neutrality.
"I will remind you that the top category is Honor."
SCIENCE
Friday, December 8, 2017 7:13 PM
Scientists say screens hurt our ability to comprehend the information we read
Ever find yourself reading through a scientific article and struggling to wrap your head around it? It may be the fact that you spend too much time st...
SCIENCE
Friday, December 8, 2017 6:47 PM
What Is Photic Retinopathy: How the Sun Burns Our Eyes During a Solar Eclipse or Any Other Day
Of course, the thing that really sets solar eclipse-induced eye damage apart from other forms is the name—solar retinopathy. Students at the Jennings...
SCIENCE
Friday, December 8, 2017 6:30 PM
America’s Allies in the Arab World Don’t Know What to Make of Trump’s Jerusalem Declaration
But to begin with, protests across the region were muffled
SCIENCE
Friday, December 8, 2017 6:24 PM
NASA SuperTIGER Balloon Launching Over Antarctica Will Hunt Rare Cosmic Rays
A team of scientists is camped out in Antarctica to launch a giant balloon in hopes of better understanding the rarest type of cosmic rays that hit Ea...
SCIENCE
Friday, December 8, 2017 5:56 PM
When Everything Is Silent, the Earth Emanates a Mysterious Hum
Scientists still aren't sure what causes it.
SCIENCE
Friday, December 8, 2017 5:47 PM
Photos Show People Waiting in Line for 6 Hours for This Gallery's Selfie Opportunity of a Lifetime
Whatever it takes to get that 'gram
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Friday, December 8, 2017 5:21 PM
John Lewis Won't Join President Trump at a Civil Rights Museum Opening. Here's Why That Matters
Lewis is a congressman and icon of the civil rights movement
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Friday, December 8, 2017 5:00 PM
How France's Most Daring WWII Saboteur Got Behind Enemy Lines
Read an excerpt from The Saboteur: The Aristocrat Who Became France’s Most Daring Anti-Nazi Commando
SCIENCE
Friday, December 8, 2017 5:00 PM
Facebook Just Published Its Sexual Harassment Policy. Here's Why
The tech firm says the move will help smaller companies and put pressure on their peers
SCIENCE
Friday, December 8, 2017 4:48 PM
Why Is Mars Red? Primordial Steam Bath Created Clay
Mars gets its “Red Planet” nickname from the clays that cover its surface, but billions of years ago, Mars was steaming and in a bit of a blue funk. ...
SCIENCE
Friday, December 8, 2017 4:24 PM
Solar and Wind Power Face Serious Threats From the Trump Administration
Less than a year into Trump's presidency, clean energy developers face a slew of unanticipated threats that could slow the industry's growth
SCIENCE
Friday, December 8, 2017 4:21 PM
Start Stargazing With These Discounted Telescopes
It's never been cheaper to become an astronomer.
SCIENCE
Friday, December 8, 2017 4:20 PM
24-Year-Old Man Died Suddenly From Taking Painkiller With Anxiety Medicine, Father Says
Autopsy showed the combination led to a sudden cardiac death
SCIENCE
Friday, December 8, 2017 4:19 PM
14-Inch 'Spear' Made of Tusk Found Inside Woolly Mammoth Skeleton in Siberia
Scientists in eastern Russia have found what they believe is a primitive weapon, lodged inside the skeleton fragments of a woolly mammoth, according t...
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