Last year, Florida's governor declared a state of emergency and beaches were closed when algae blooms spread from Okeechobee to estuaries.
17 Nov 2017 1:23 PM
At a distance of 11 light-years, Ross 128 b is the second-closest planet to be detected yet outside our solar system.
16 Nov 2017 11:54 AM
A commercial supply ship arrived at the International Space Station two days after launching from Virginia.
15 Nov 2017 3:07 PM
Preliminary figures project that worldwide carbon dioxide emissions are up about 2 percent this year.
14 Nov 2017 7:08 PM
Scientists say that threshold is higher and climate change is here. It is dangerous and it is about to get much worse.
14 Nov 2017 3:03 PM
Government agencies depend on observations from weather satellites to inform forecast models that helps prepare for approaching storms.
12 Nov 2017 3:59 PM
A weak La Nina has formed and is expected to stick around for several months.
12 Nov 2017 9:02 AM
The Virginia-based company will try to launch its unmanned Antares rocket again with 7,400 pounds of cargo.
12 Nov 2017 8:50 AM
Federal scientists and land managers are going back to the drawing board under a new Trump administration edict to reassess existing plans.
12 Nov 2017 8:19 AM
The study by research-clinicians at Children's National Health System evaluated newborn experimental models exposed to hypoxia-ischemia.
11 Nov 2017 12:42 PM
Rail passenger in Germany will be able to travel on the world's first hydrogen-powered trains.
10 Nov 2017 11:06 AM
The robot's swimming mechanism - initially designed with the help of biologists - gradually improved as the robot spent time with the fish.
09 Nov 2017 3:32 PM
The study, published in the journal Cell Reports, identified specific genes and microRNA that play an essential role in nicotine dependence.
09 Nov 2017 1:51 PM
The Cambridge University study shows that sheep can recognize the faces of their human handlers without any prior training.
09 Nov 2017 12:09 PM
Scientists at NASA have started a campaign inviting the public to choose an informal name for the New Horizons mission's next flyby target.
08 Nov 2017 6:23 PM
According to the government's air quality index hovered between 350 - 450, indicating that the health impact of breathing the air was severe.
08 Nov 2017 11:01 AM
That’s perhaps why I find it marvellous that two plays about Maths are being staged in the next few days in Bombay.
08 Nov 2017 12:41 AM
Mars enthusiasts signed up to have their names etched on a microchip that will be carried on NASA's upcoming InSight mission.
07 Nov 2017 3:15 PM
Egypt's antiquities ministry says archaeologists have discovered remnants of an ancient gymnasium dating back about 2,300 years
07 Nov 2017 10:15 AM
Study says when ocean temperatures rise, coral expel the algae.This causes their skeletons to lose their colour and appear ‘bleached.’
04 Nov 2017 11:16 AM