AP - ap.online.headlines.science http://www.comcast.net?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_ AP - ap.online.headlines.science News Sat, 19 Apr 2014 17:54:03 -0400 SpaceX making Easter delivery of station supplies Fri, 18 Apr 2014 21:51:57 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/science/2014/04/18/US-SCI-Space-Station/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_science_US-SCI-Space-Station c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:30e1 CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — A SpaceX supply ship rocketed toward the International Space Station on Friday, setting the stage for an Easter morning delivery and urgent spacewalking repairs later in the week. NASA's moon-orbiting robot crashes down as planned Fri, 18 Apr 2014 14:16:52 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/science/2014/04/18/US-SCI--Lunar.Crash/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_science_US-SCI--Lunar.Crash c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:30a4 CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — NASA's robotic moon explorer, LADEE, is no more. Hawaii is genetically engineered crop flash point Sat, 19 Apr 2014 09:57:14 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/science/2014/04/19/US--Food.and.Farm-Seed.Farming/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_science_US--Food.and.Farm-Seed.Farming c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:36f0 WAIALUA, Hawaii (AP) — You can trace the genetic makeup of most corn grown in the U.S., and in many other places around the world, to Hawaii. Astronomers spot most Earth-like planet yet Thu, 17 Apr 2014 15:55:26 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/science/2014/04/17/US-SCI--Earth-Like.Planet/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_science_US-SCI--Earth-Like.Planet c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:2ac6 LOS ANGELES (AP) — Astronomers have discovered what they say is the most Earth-like planet yet detected — a distant, rocky world that's similar in size to our own and exists in the Goldilocks zone where it's not too hot and not too cold for life. Golden eagle found in Wyo. tied for second-oldest Sat, 19 Apr 2014 12:39:23 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/science/2014/04/19/US--Old.Eagle/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_science_US--Old.Eagle c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:3760 SHERIDAN, Wyo. (AP) — A golden eagle that was apparently electrocuted near Sheridan was more than 30 years old, which ties the record for second-oldest in the species that has ever been tagged in North America, Wyoming wildlife officials said. Creeping landslide devouring part of Wyoming town Sat, 19 Apr 2014 17:00:36 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/science/2014/04/19/US--Wyoming.Landslide/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_science_US--Wyoming.Landslide c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:3849 JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) — No one can say precisely when the mountainside collapsing into this Wyoming resort town will give way. But it appears increasingly likely that when it does, it's going to take a piece of Jackson with it. Full lunar eclipse delights Americas, 1st of year Tue, 15 Apr 2014 12:40:35 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/science/2014/04/15/US-SCI--Lunar.Eclipse/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_science_US-SCI--Lunar.Eclipse c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:1a3b CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Sky-gazers in North and South America were treated to a full lunar eclipse — at least those fortunate enough to have clear skies. SpaceX will try again Fri. to launch station cargo Wed, 16 Apr 2014 11:52:01 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/science/2014/04/16/US-SCI-Space-Station/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_science_US-SCI-Space-Station c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:2153 CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — SpaceX is shooting for another launch attempt Friday to deliver supplies to the International Space Station. Study: Snack might help avoid fight with spouse Mon, 14 Apr 2014 18:38:00 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/science/2014/04/14/US-SCI--Hungry.and.Angry/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_science_US-SCI--Hungry.and.Angry c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:1539 WASHINGTON (AP) — A quick candy bar may stave off more than hunger. It could prevent major fights between husbands and wives, at least if a new study that used voodoo dolls is right. Cost of fighting warming 'modest,' says UN panel Sun, 13 Apr 2014 17:47:38 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/science/2014/04/13/EU--UN-Climate.Report/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_science_EU--UN-Climate.Report c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:da1 BERLIN (AP) — The cost of keeping global warming in check is "relatively modest," but only if the world acts quickly to reverse the buildup of heat-trapping gases in the atmosphere, the head of the U.N.'s expert panel on climate change said Sunday. Rocket leak delays space station delivery launch Mon, 14 Apr 2014 19:47:15 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/science/2014/04/14/US-SCI-Space-Station/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_science_US-SCI-Space-Station c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:120d CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — A space station cargo ship will remain Earthbound for a while longer because of a rocket leak. UN climate report balances science and politics Sat, 12 Apr 2014 09:36:04 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/science/2014/04/12/EU--Climate-Science.or.Politics/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_science_EU--Climate-Science.or.Politics c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:8cc BERLIN (AP) — After racing against the clock in an all-night session, the U.N.'s expert panel on climate change was putting the final touches Saturday on a scientific guide to help governments, industries and regular people take action to stop global warming from reaching dangerous levels. Serbia experts use heavy machinery to move mammoth Fri, 11 Apr 2014 11:40:43 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/science/2014/04/11/EU--Serbia-Mammoth/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_science_EU--Serbia-Mammoth c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:1f9 KOSTOLAC, Serbia (AP) — Serbian archaeologists on Friday used heavy machinery to move a female mammoth skeleton — believed to be one million years old — from an open mine pit where it was unearthed nearly five years ago. Space station computer outage may force spacewalk Sat, 12 Apr 2014 04:04:13 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/science/2014/04/12/US-SCI-Space-Station-1st-Ld-Writethru/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_science_US-SCI-Space-Station-1st-Ld-Writethru c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:6d6 CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — A computer outage at the International Space Station may require a spacewalk by astronauts and threatens to delay next week's launch of a commercial supply ship for NASA. Fungal disease fatal to bats spreads to half of US Thu, 10 Apr 2014 18:09:52 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/science/2014/04/10/US-Bat-Disease/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_science_US-Bat-Disease c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:-2d5 TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — A fungal disease that has killed millions of North American bats is spreading and now has been detected in half of the United States, officials said Thursday. Artificial cooling tricky topic for climate panel Thu, 10 Apr 2014 11:02:16 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/science/2014/04/10/EU--Climate.Engineering/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_science_EU--Climate.Engineering c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:-5e2 BERLIN (AP) — It's Plan B in the fight against climate change: cooling the planet by sucking heat-trapping CO2 from the air or reflecting sunlight back into space. Air Force launches spy satellite from Florida Thu, 10 Apr 2014 13:54:36 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/science/2014/04/10/US-SCI-Spy-Launch/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_science_US-SCI-Spy-Launch c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:-46f CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — The Air Force has launched a new spy satellite. Apollo 11 checklist, spacesuit sold at NY auction Wed, 09 Apr 2014 21:54:37 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/science/2014/04/10/US--Space.History.Auction/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_science_US--Space.History.Auction c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:-92a NEW YORK (AP) — An Apollo 11 lunar surface checklist sheet was among the coveted items sold at a New York City auction of space exploration artifacts. Swiss unveil new solar plane for global flight Wed, 09 Apr 2014 15:33:54 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/science/2014/04/09/EU-Switzerland-Solar-Impulse-2/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_science_EU-Switzerland-Solar-Impulse-2 c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:-ea6 PAYERNE, Switzerland (AP) — The Swiss-made airplane built for the first round-the-world solar flight has wings longer than a Boeing 747 jumbo jet yet weighs only about as much as a large car. Physicist wins $1.3M tech prize for data storage Wed, 09 Apr 2014 12:07:41 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/science/2014/04/09/EU-TEC--Finland-Technology.Prize/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_science_EU-TEC--Finland-Technology.Prize c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:-d9f HELSINKI (AP) — Anyone who uses large data centers, cloud services, social networks or gets music and film online can thank British-American physicist Stuart Parkin.