Scientists around the world today condemned an Italian court's decision to convict six scientists on manslaughter charges for failing to predict an earthquake .
The next time Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney boards a plane, he'd like to be able to roll his window down.
Arctic sea ice has now reached its lowest extent ever recorded, becoming a real harbinger of climate change.
The American Federation of Government Employees expressed utter outrage that this was done at a time when scientists were seeking union representation.
Many question the necessity scientific research, especially of sending instruments into the the solar system and building telescopes that are ever more ambitious.
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has released a draft habitat conservation plan for the Criterion Wind Project - a 70-megawatt clean energy facility.
According to a new scientific study, salty fluids rich with minerals in parts of Pennsylvania's Marcellus Shale are seeping thousands of feet upward, right into drinking water.
On July 27, two Shell vessels departed from Seattle, en route to the Arctic's Beaufort and Chukchi seas -- and the fragile ecosystems that lay within.
Atrazine has been banned in the European Union since 2004, but in the U.S., approximately 80 million pounds of it are used during a year.
Some positive science to report: drinking coffee keeps the Grim Reaper away-at lease for a while longer.