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A team of scientists advising NASA on where in the solar system to explore next has come up with a wish list.
A Commerce Department investigation has found no evidence of wrongdoing on the part of federal climate researchers whose e-mails were leaked in the debate over global climate change.
A National Research Council committee on Tuesday questioned the scientific approaches and conclusions in the FBI's investigation of the 2001 anthrax mailings, saying that while the bureau's scientific data provided leads to the deadly chemical's origin, it could not rule out other possible sources.
The U.S. spends more on health care than any other nation yet has worse life expectancy than many — and a new report blames smoking and obesity.
The U.S. spends more on health care than any other nation yet has worse life expectancy than many _ and a new report blames smoking and obesity.
A former state trooper took a plea deal Monday in the 1965 slaying of a black man that prompted the "Bloody Sunday" march in Selma and helped galvanize America's civil rights movement.
Around the world, the fight against "cli- mate change" and carbon dioxide e emissions is costing literally hundreds of billions of dollars - and this at a time when the Western world is ravaged by recession.
Want to know the future of the oil-stained Gulf of Mexico ecosystem? Look first to its muddy, polluted past.
Steven E. Koonin, undersecretary for science at the Department of Energy, reported receiving a host of lucrative corporate payouts and perks when he left his job as chief scientist at oil giant BP last year to join the Obama administration.