SpaceX wins a NASA earth science satellite contract even as a Trump adviser hints at slashing the department's earth science budget.
An Ethiopian ant species looks poised become a globally invasive species, disrupting ecosystems and human settlements.
A Trump presidency and Republican Congress could mean a new era for private prison contractors.
The Republican election sweep preceded sell-offs in renewable energy and clean tech shares.
Shareholders for Tesla and SolarCity approved a deal that has divided the opinions of analysts and investors.
Zika can survive in a highly contagious form outside a host, such as on a table or counter. But common chemicals can kill it.
Chinese scientists are first to inject a person with gene-edited cells using the CRISPR technique. This could be America's biotech Sputnik.
The molecules left behind on a set of keys, a phone or a handbag could be a key to solving criminal cases, according to a new study.
Scientists are using "minibrains" to understand how diseases and drugs interact with a normal human brain.