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Scientists think they can save the European mink—by killing its ruthless rivals
August 16th, 2017, 05:32 AM
Spanish researchers create an ecological island free of the American mink, a fierce competitor
Missions to probe exoplanets, galaxies, and cosmic inflation vie for $250 million NASA slot
August 16th, 2017, 05:32 AM
Three finalists compete for 2019 selection in mid-sized Explorer program
Thousand-year-old Viking fortress reveals a technologically advanced society
August 16th, 2017, 05:32 AM
Find adds evidence that these were a complex people
Watch this soft robot heal like Wolverine
August 16th, 2017, 05:32 AM
New elastomer construction techniques could make use of soft robots more widespread
Water ice found near Mars’s equator could entice colonists and life-seekers
August 15th, 2017, 05:32 AM
Find also poses climate puzzle
Zika has all but disappeared in the Americas. Why?
August 15th, 2017, 05:32 AM
The epidemic is gone, but the virus will return—and a vaccine is still badly needed
Record-shattering 2.7-million-year-old ice core reveals start of the ice ages
August 15th, 2017, 05:32 AM
Clues to ancient atmosphere found in bubbles trapped in Antarctic samples
An MIT professor’s bittersweet departure for astronaut training
August 15th, 2017, 05:32 AM
Tenure-track researcher caught between two life-long career goals
Scientists struggle to fit this strange vegetarian dinosaur into the family tree
August 15th, 2017, 05:32 AM
New study now suggests plant-eating dinosaur was a missing link between theropods and ornithischians
This coin reveals when Rome became an empire
August 14th, 2017, 05:32 AM
Control of Iberian silver signals power shift between Rome and Carthage
New FDA security rules will bar agency from hiring some foreign nationals
August 14th, 2017, 05:32 AM
FDA says new security policy could bar hiring of about 50 foreign nationals per year
Soak up the rest of summer
August 14th, 2017, 05:32 AM
This end-of-summer reading will help you make the most of the last few weeks of the season while we take a short break
Knee arthritis in Americans has doubled since 1940
August 14th, 2017, 05:32 AM
Scientists suspect inactivity may be one culprit
Spat over design of new Chinese telescope goes public
August 11th, 2017, 05:32 AM
Scientists joust over rival 12-meter designs
Top stories: The seafaring first Americans, hearing voices, and the downside of pampering puppies
August 11th, 2017, 05:32 AM
This week’s top Science news
Watch an insect expose its guts while still alive
August 11th, 2017, 05:32 AM
New CT scanning method makes insect research easier
Australia to ax support for long-term ecology sites
August 11th, 2017, 05:32 AM
Threat leaves scientists scrambling to find alternative funding
Researchers rally around science advocate convicted in Egypt
August 11th, 2017, 05:32 AM
Ismail Serageldin, founding director of the Library of Alexandria, has appealed a 3.5-year prison term
Dark skin lets sea snakes slough off pollution
August 10th, 2017, 05:32 AM
Tactic helps jet-black snakes thrive near cities
Americans are becoming more open to human genome editing, survey finds, but concerns remain
August 10th, 2017, 05:32 AM
Views can depend on purpose of editing, religious beliefs, and scientific understanding
Cash bonuses for peer-reviewed papers go global
August 10th, 2017, 05:32 AM
China's rewards are richest, but many nations now offer incentives for publishing in top journals
How your mind protects you against hallucinations
August 10th, 2017, 05:32 AM
To maintain a grip on reality, the brain must question its expectations
Watch the secret to a squid’s crystal clear underwater vision
August 10th, 2017, 05:32 AM
Study unveils molecular dynamics behind the feat
CRISPR slices virus genes out of pigs, but will it make organ transplants to humans safer?
August 10th, 2017, 05:32 AM
Erasing potentially dangerous viruses brings field a step closer to making up organ shortage with pig parts
Most archaeologists think the first Americans arrived by boat. Now, they’re beginning to prove it
August 10th, 2017, 05:32 AM
Archaeologists are hunting on islands and under the waves for traces of the ancient mariners who likely settled the Americas
Watch this window turn itself black in less than a minute
August 9th, 2017, 05:32 AM
Smart windows can help save about 20% in heating and cooling costs, scientists say
Use the power of persuasion to boost your job hunt
August 9th, 2017, 05:32 AM
Even if you’re uncomfortable “selling" yourself, these tips will help you unleash your persuasive potential
Star hurtling toward massive black hole may seal deal for Einstein’s theory of general relativity
August 9th, 2017, 05:32 AM
Early signs hint that the 102-year-old theory will once again hold up
Vitamin B3 could help prevent birth defects
August 9th, 2017, 05:32 AM
In mice, the vitamin can counteract mutations linked to heart, bone, and kidney problems
Meet the mammals that soared through Jurassic skies
August 8th, 2017, 05:32 AM
These gliders, some of them mouse-sized, were largely herbivorous
Modern humans were in Southeast Asia 20,000 years earlier than thought, ancient teeth reveal
August 8th, 2017, 05:32 AM
Early colonizers may have been the first to live in rainforests
Ancient infant ape skull sheds light on the ancestor of all humans and living apes
August 8th, 2017, 05:32 AM
Exquisitely preserved fossil suggests that our ape forebears did come from Africa