- Maui councilwoman introduces pesticide bill Updated: Dec-09-13 5:07 pm
- URI researchers probe subterranean life Updated: Dec-09-13 11:10 am
- Invasive cockroach found in NYC can take the cold Updated: Dec-09-13 5:58 am
- Cold snap not enough to disrupt pine beetle threat Updated: Dec-07-13 6:20 pm
- Commission takes no action against science teacher Updated: Dec-07-13 4:59 pm
- Ore. cranberry season: tough on independents Updated: Dec-07-13 1:10 pm
- Conserving endangered pallid sturgeon Updated: Dec-07-13 11:06 am
- Mississippi State hires peanut specialist Updated: Dec-07-13 11:00 am
- Decision awaited months after death row heat trial Updated: Dec-07-13 10:41 am
- Unusual number of Arctic snowy owls seen in US Updated: Dec-05-13 5:36 pm
- New $4.5M lab battles to save Devil's Hole pupfish Updated: Dec-05-13 2:06 pm
- Vt. testing deer samples to test for EEE virus Updated: Dec-05-13 11:46 am
- Group seeks more regulation of Md. roadside zoos Updated: Dec-04-13 9:14 pm
- Do-it-yourself biotech lab opens in Seattle Updated: Dec-04-13 3:33 pm
- Ancient DNA from human relative sets age record Updated: Dec-04-13 1:31 pm
- Indiana state park deer hunts reach 20th year Updated: Dec-02-13 11:37 am
- Clearer SF Bay brings unwanted algae growth Updated: Dec-01-13 5:01 pm
- White deer attract attention in southeast Missouri Updated: Dec-01-13 11:49 am
- Scientists try more sophisticated salmon tagging Updated: Dec-01-13 6:40 am
- Only 1 right whale spotted in Gulf of Maine Updated: Nov-30-13 9:46 am
- Muck: The enemy lurks deep in Indian River Lagoon Updated: Nov-30-13 1:52 am
- CA marine biologist to make 3-D model of oarfish Updated: Nov-28-13 8:25 pm
- USU researchers find new spider species in Utah Updated: Nov-27-13 3:20 pm
- Heart studies in Miss., Mass. to join forces Updated: Nov-27-13 3:15 pm
- FDA tells 23andMe to halt sales of genetic test Updated: Nov-25-13 3:21 pm
WAILUKU, Hawaii - A member of the Maui County Council has introduced a bill that would mandate commercial agricultural entities disclose pesticides and use of genetically modified organisms.
NARRAGANSETT, Rhode Island - Scientists at the University of Rhode Island are studying microbes that live deep below the surface of the earth.
NEW YORK - The High Line, a park that turned a dilapidated stretch of elevated railway on Manhattan's West Side into one of New York's newest tourist attractions, may have brought a different kind of visitor: a cockroach that can withstand harsh winter cold and never seen before in the U.S.
DENVER - Experts say Colorado's plunge into a deep freeze is too little and too late to disrupt the population of the destructive pine beetle.
DIETRICH, Idaho - The state's Professional Standards Commission has decided to take no action against a south-central Idaho science teacher following complaints by parents about a sex education class.
BANDON, Oregon - As the Coos and Curry county cranberry harvest season wraps up, it's turned out to be a mixed bag for local growers.
COLUMBIA, Missouri - It's a sunny fall day for boating on the Missouri River and a great day for catching fish.
STARKVILLE, Mississippi - Starting in January, Mississippi peanut farmers will have a dedicated professional to turn to for information.
BATON ROUGE, Louisiana - A lawsuit challenging heat conditions on death row as unsafe for inmates at the state penitentiary was filed during the thick of Louisiana's hot and humid summer. The federal judge assigned to the case suggested he would rule quickly because of the health concerns involved.
ALBANY, New York - Snow-white owls with luminous yellow eyes are thrilling bird-watchers as the magnificent birds set up winter residence at airports, fields and beaches far south of their normal Arctic range.
LAS VEGAS - Three fish the color of a dingy dime, only smaller, hover near the bottom of tanks No. 6 and 7 at a new research facility 90 miles west of Las Vegas.
MONTPELIER, Vermont - Vermont biologists will be testing more than 700 blood samples taken from deer and moose across the state this fall as part of an effort to track the virus that causes Eastern Equine Encephalitis.
HAGERSTOWN, Maryland - The Humane Society of the United States said Wednesday that it will ask Maryland lawmakers to tighten regulation of certain roadside zoos to close what it called a federal enforcement loophole.
SEATTLE - Remember how cool science was when you were a kid?
NEW YORK - Scientists have reached farther back than ever into the ancestry of humans to recover and analyze DNA, using a bone found in Spain that's estimated to be 400,000 years old. So far, the achievement has provided more questions than answers about our ancient forerunners.
NASHVILLE, Indiana - The deer hunts that started 20 years ago amid protests at one of Indiana's most popular state parks is a step that a state wildlife official says helped improve its ecosystem.
SAN FRANCISCO - The water of San Francisco Bay is getting clearer.
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Missouri - White deer seen in the herd in Cape Girardeau are attracting attention in southeastern Missouri.
RICHLAND, Washington - The behavior of young salmon does not appear to be as predictable as previously thought.
PORTLAND, MAINE - Ocean researchers say only one right whale was spotted this fall in the Gulf of Maine, indicating ocean conditions have driven the species to other feeding grounds.
ROCKLEDGE, Florida - At the Indian River Isles subdivision south of Rockledge, so much muck coats the canal bottom that homeowners who pay a premium for lagoon access often run amok with frustration when they try to launch their boats.
SANTA ANA, California - A marine biologist is hoping to recreate a three-dimensional model of an oarfish that washed up on an Oceanside beach in October.
LOGAN, Utah - Two Utah State University alumni are credited with discovering a new species of spider that is apparently unique to Cache County.
JACKSON, Mississippi - Heart studies in Massachusetts and Mississippi are teaming up to better understand why people respond differently to treatments for cardiovascular disease.
WASHINGTON - The Food and Drug Administration has ordered Google-backed genetic test maker 23andMe to halt sales of its personalized DNA test kits, saying the company has failed to show that the technology is supported by science.