Ice-road truckers may join the list of endangered species as climate change worsens in the Arctic
Competition and conflicts of interest distort too many medical findings
Increasingly sophisticated onboard computers may put cars in danger of cyber attacks
A record written in algal fat reaffirms the role of climate change in determining the fate of Greenland's Vikings and other inhabitants
In a crowd, everyone feels equally anxious
Cheap plastic has unleashed a flood of consumer goods
For the fourth consecutive year, roughly one third of managed honey bees died last winter. David Biello reports
Recent research has confirmed that in blind subjects who use echolocation to navigate, it is the visual part of the brain that processes the auditory echoes. Christie Nicholson reports
A study of people from 33 nations led researchers to conclude that a given people's history of threats leads to cultural norms. Cynthia Graber reports
The International Union for the Conservation of Nature's Red List of at-risk wildlife species considers 36 of the world's 40 dolphin species to be in trouble
In the race to the South Pole, explorer Robert F. Scott refused to sacrifice his ambitious science agenda
Bring Science Home: Activity 20
Screening system aims to pinpoint passengers with malicious intentions.
Site-specific weather forecasts allow businesses and public agencies to know when a tornado is approaching an exact location and when it is not
Queasy blend of politics, media and scientific uncertainty under scutiny in court.