Houston's flooding is natural, but there are steps to reduce losses of life and property.
BUENOS AIRES, April 20- Much of Argentina's soy crop has been swamped by 20 days of merciless rain, threatening a loss of supply from the world's top exporter of soymeal livestock feed and its No. 3 supplier of beans, meteorologists said on Wednesday. A weak harvest from such a major supplier would put upward pressure on world food prices and be bad news for new...
A new Space Race may be underway, with the major spaceflight powers launching programs to hunt for signs of life on Mars and further afield.
The dinosaurs were already on their way out when a huge meteor stuck Earth 66 million years ago. It may hold an important lesson on biodiversity.
Angel investor Jason Calacanis says "this is the worst crisis PR" by Theranos CEO Elizabeth Holmes. Calacanis says "there is going to be a $9 billion crater" left by Theranos.
Dr. Ali Rezai, Director of Ohio State Neurological Institute, provides insight to the breakthrough brain technology that is helping a paralyzed man regain feeling in his limbs.
Possibly the most dense swarm of crabs ever witnessed was caught on video by surprised researchers.
Tours to space will be available for $150,000 to $200,000 in the next few years, says Don Thomas, a former NASA astronaut.
Chinese researchers have reported successfully adding HIV-resistant mutations into human embryos, according to an article in Nature on Friday.
"We think we're on the right trajectory to get humans to Mars in the 2030's," NASA Administrator Charles Bolden told CNBC recently.
For the first time, the number of obese people around the world now is greater than the number of undernourished, according to a study in The Lancet.
A look at NASA satellite images comparing 2000 to 2015 reveals a radical difference in the landscape of Texas between then and now.
The BEAM, an important new structure for long missions in space, is about to be sent to the International Space Station.
The U.S. Geological Survey released data on man-made earthquakes related to wastewater injection from oil and gas drilling.
The toy industry told Debbie Sterling that GoldieBlox would never fly. Then, she raised $1 million on Kickstarter in just a few months.
A permanent “moon village” might allow tourists to holiday on the moon, as well as provide opportunities for science, business and mining, the European Space Agency has said.
NASA has released new information about Mars that could aid future exploration missions to the planet.
Rising temperatures are affecting the way French grapes are grown in ways not seen at any other time in the last 400 years.
Scientists are working on more precise clocks that would be an alternative to GPS, and have a big impact on everything from power grids to financial trades.
Lower snowpack levels could reduce flood risk, but heavy rains are still inundating some areas, according to NOAA.