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Antiretroviral drugs can protect people from becoming infected by HIV. But so-called pre-exposure prophylaxis, or PrEP...
Two studies show that eating a diet low in protein and high in carbohydrates is linked to a longer, healthier life, and...
Considered an icon of conservation science, researchers at World Wildlife Fund (WWF) headquarters in Washington, D.C.,...
The new atlas, which shows the distribution of important trace metals and other substances, is the first product of...
Early in April, the first of a fleet of environmental monitoring satellites will lift off from Europe's spaceport in...
Since 2000, U.S. government health research agencies have spent almost $1 billion on an effort to churn out thousands...
Magdalena Koziol, a former postdoc at Yale University, was the victim of scientific sabotage. Now, she is suing the...
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Phil Charles, South Africa's chief astronomer and the director of the South African Astronomical Observatory, has been suspended by the country's National Research Foundation for alleged actions that led to the leaking of confidential information about the foundation. A date for a disciplinary hearing has not yet been set.
The just-announced second version of the Orbiting Carbon Observatory, which crashed on launch last year, will be as snazzy as the first, says NASA.
In a major decision that the ethanol industry called "workable," the Obama Administration ruled that carbon emissions from deforestation abroad should count in determining the carbon footprint of biofuels.
NASA will extend to 2017 the international Cassini-Huygens mission to explore Saturn and its moons that was scheduled to end in September of this year.