Stories about Science

Feb 27 2016

US Space-Endurance Champ Says He Could Do Another Year

Scott Kelly said he was more anxious to return home following his last space station stint five years ago, which lasted 159 days. Such knowledge is crucial for eventuall...

Feb 27 2016

Snyder aides urged Flint's return to Detroit water in 2014

She argued Flint should be returned to the Detroit water system, citing bacterial contamination and reduced quality that prompted General Motors to switch away from the r...

Feb 26 2016

Google will back Apple in court against the FBI

While the case "will be instructive for other courts", larger policy questions about reasonable law enforcement access to encrypted data will likely need to be resolved...

Feb 26 2016

Anxious to slow Trump, both Rubio and Cruz go after him

Rubio didn't let up on the attack, going at Trump in his most forceful way yet in the campaign. "You should be ashamed of yourself". Trump, who won a sharp victory, is ...

Feb 26 2016

America's space champ ready to end yearlong flight, get home

Researchers will look at how genes go "on and off" during space flight and if being away from Earth affects proteins in the body. After medical checks next week, Kelly ...