Historic rains and flooding in Florida have indundated large reservoirs and lakes with algae-bloom inducing pollution.
Wildfire risk in the Amazon basin is at its highest in at least a decade, due to a mix of El Nino, climate change, and deforestation.
The Juno spacecraft has completed a five-year journey to enter Jupiter's orbit and will relay information about the planet to Earth's scientists.
NASA'S Juno spacecraft capped a five-year journey to Jupiter on Monday to probe the origins of the biggest planet in the solar system.
A NASA spacecraft is about to get closer than ever to Jupiter, on July 4th. This is what scientists hope to learn.
A NASA spacecraft is about to get closer than ever to Jupiter, on July 4th.
An enormous store of helium discovered in Tanzania could relieve dwindling supplies of the rare gas.
Google said spikes in search traffic during earthquakes led them to add a native quake information feature to search results.
The National Weather Service is creating an office dedicated to 'understanding and predicting' floods and droughts.
CNBC's Meg Tirrell reports on drug maker Tesaro's experimental ovarian cancer drug successfully slowing the growth of tumors.
Pig manure has a high-oil content, and can be blended with rock to create a cheap, renewable alternative to asphalt.
The gas field in Tanzania's East African Rift Valley could help ease fears of a shortage, the Washington Post reported.
The wrong call on the Brexit vote cost many investors, but many funds relying on algorithms came out ahead.
An aritificial intelligent pilot shot down a seasoned human Air Force pilot in a combat simulation.
Scientists have developed two separate vaccine candidates that provide mice with complete protection from the Zika virus.
ALPHA is a "genetic fuzzy tree" system. It behaves a lot more like a human, and it can even "breed" with other software.
Two vaccines for Zika protected against two common strains of the virus in mice, and will enter human trials soon.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson asks money managers Cathie Wood and Chris Retzler which stocks they would bet on in today's health-care landscape.
The research could lead to the development of new medical sensors that can warn patients about potential symptoms.
Nanomaterials are producing self-cleaning bottles lined with materials that repel even sticky liquids and save money, waste, and mess.