by Emily Atkin Posted on September 3, 2014
The propane, made from E. coli, is completely renewable and could be ready for commercial production within 10 years, the scientists said.
by Kiley Kroh Posted on August 13, 2014
The groups criticized the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on Tuesday for limiting its independent scientific advisers from speaking directly to the press.
by Bryce Covert Posted on August 12, 2014
Nearly 40 percent of women with engineering degrees don't make careers in the field.
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by Bryce Covert Posted on August 4, 2014 Updated: August 4, 2014
After releasing the first-ever female scientist minifigure, LEGO now has three more to choose from.
by Kiley Kroh Posted on July 27, 2014 Updated: July 27, 2014
Researchers at MIT say their material could be used to make sterilization, desalination of water, and even solar thermal power generation cheaper and more efficient.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on July 16, 2014 Updated: July 16, 2014
"Medical conspiracy theories are widely known, broadly endorsed, and highly predictive of many common health behaviors," according to one study.
by Bryce Covert Posted on July 11, 2014
While a good share of people with Ph.D.s in STEM fields leave, most them are women and people of color.
by Jessica Goldstein Posted on July 7, 2014 Updated: July 8, 2014
Science says we don't like to sit alone and think anymore. Not sure how to think about that.
by Bryce Covert Posted on July 1, 2014 Updated: July 1, 2014
Male science professors have a gender problem in their labs, but female faculty have gender parity.
by Jessica Goldstein Posted on June 25, 2014
66 percent of fourth grade girls say they like science and math, but only 18 percent of all college engineering majors are female. Where do we lose them?