El Nino is over, but it has left the Amazon region vulnerable to polluting wildfires. » Read More
According to the CDC, there is a new form of Zika virus transmission. CNBC's Meg Tirrell reports.
TOKYO, July 15- Japanese aluminum products makers such as UACJ Corp and Kobe Steel are boosting output capacity in the United States in a bid to snare market share as automakers turn to the lighter metal to meet stricter environmental rules. UACJ, Japan's biggest rolled-aluminum products maker, began production of sample aluminum sheets for autos last month at...
Half of U.S. states have a 'high' or 'very high' prevalence of well water that's potentially corrosive enough to leach lead from pipes.
The science behind why jet lag hits you harder going east.
Some Chinese have been puzzling over the notion that a beetle could be named after their president, The New York Times reports.
Pokemon Go players are kayaking out to game locations, walking around library book stacks and (accidentally) running into actual wildlife.
Scientists have found a planet about 340 light years away that has the very unusual distinction of having three suns.
China is suffering some of the worst floods in years, and some of its boomtowns don't have the infrastructure to drain the heavy rain.
Theranos founder and CEO Elizabeth Holmes has been banned from operating a lab for 2 years. CNBC's Meg Tirrell, and David Bailin, Citi Private Bank global head of managed investments, discuss.
U.S. regulators have banned Elizabeth Holmes, the chief executive of Theranos, from owning or operating a laboratory for at least two years.
Leap seconds are a way to sync up the various clocks on Earth that disagree.
A curb visited for years by geologists was removed to make room for a wheelchair accessible ramp.
A crooked curb in Hayward, California that was a shining example of geological forces at work has been 'fixed.'
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.