Bowing to Trump, Novartis Joins Pfizer in Freezing Drug Prices
The move comes as drug companies scramble to show they are responding to criticism about their rising prices, including from President Trump.
Sunken Imperial Russian warship may contain $130 billion of gold
Explorers have found the wreck of a Russian Imperial Navy ship that was sunk 113 years ago and may contain $130 billion of gold bars and coins,...
Part of Grand Teton National Park near Yellowstone supervolcano closed after massive fissure opens
Expanding cracks and fissures at Grand Teton National Park in Wyoming have prompted officials to close certain areas to tourists.
79 Moons of Jupiter and Counting
The latest survey of the region around the gas giant turned up a dozen new moons, including an oddball that was going in the wrong direction.
Skin Deep: Ticked Off
How ticks became the hottest topic of the summer.
Lava Bomb Hits Tourist Boat in Hawaii, Injuring 23
A basketball-size chunk of molten rock hurtled into the roof of a tourist boat that was sailing off Hawaii’s Big Island.
Trilobites: 3D Color X-rays Could Help Spot Deadly Disease Without Surgery
A new medical scanner, derived from technology used by particle physics researchers at CERN, “is like the upgrade from black-and-white film to...
Dr. Alan S. Rabson, Influential Cancer Researcher, Is Dead at 92
A longtime leader of the National Cancer Institute, he was known for his willingness to help anyone with a cancer diagnosis seeking advice or a...
Heatwave reveals incredible hidden history of the British Isles
The current heatwave in the British Isles has revealed a host of long-hidden historical sites that have suddenly become visible through the parched...
ScienceTake: Secrets of Citrus Micro-Jets
How the skins of oranges, lemons and other fruits squirt oil in tiny bursts
The Hidden Power of Squirting Fruit
High speed video reveals how bending the skin of an orange or similar fruit releases tiny bursts of aromatic oil at speeds of 30 feet per second....
'Quadrillion' tons of diamonds discovered deep below Earth's surface
A team of scientists made an enormous discovery when they recently uncovered a "quadrillion" tons of diamonds,buried more than 100 miles below...