The administration tells scientists attending international meetings not to discuss polar bears, climate change, or sea ice.
Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen is helping fund a SETI project that will distill space noise, better search for alien life, and help understand the cosmos.
Unusual combinations of existing drugs could improve treatments for a variety of diseases.
Better technologies exist for extracting coal, a major source of carbon dioxide emissions. The challenge is getting people to adopt them.
Contrary to popular belief, not all kids are naturally adept with technology and that spells trouble in an increasingly wired society.
A new computer model could significantly advance nanoscale engineering.
Scientists are using gene chips to monitor the effects of global warming on marine life. It’s time to get worried.