Top Science Breakthroughs of 2014: Rosetta Tops Science Magazine's List
Science magazine and the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) named the European Space Agency's Rosetta mission as the scientific breakthrough of the year on Thursday. “It was a genuine first in planetary science, and that ...
2014 science breakthroughs: no more ageing, cave art and landing on a comet
Rosetta space mission voted most important scientific breakthrough of 2014
The Top 10 Discoveries of 2014, According to 'Science'
Year in Science: Amphipolis Mysteries and Other Riddles Revealed
DNA alphabet gets more letters: The genetic code in our DNA is built up using four chemical "letters" — adenine, thymine, guanine and cytosine (A, T, G and C) — but this year, scientists added two more letters (X and Y) to the alphabet in a ...
Crashing the Old Boys' Science Club
Yamina Berchiche, Mariko Kobayashi, Shruti Naik and Jessica Schneider are postdoctoral research fellows at The Rockefeller University in New York. They contributed this article to Live Science's Expert Voices: Op-Ed & Insights. There is still sexism in ...
Why I'll Talk Policy With Climate Change Deniers But Not Science
Climate scientists, myself included, and other academics have striven to understand this reluctance. We wonder why so many people are unable to accept a seemingly straight-forward pollution problem. And we struggle to see why climate change debates ...
Northwest Climate Science Awards
How Climate Change Can Transform Future Agriculture
Trending science: Lima climate talks – we're on track but 'critical issues' remain
The best popular science books of 2014: Physical sciences
Today, I continue my series of “best of 2014” books lists by sharing the maths, physics, astronomy, chemistry and earth sciences books that I consider to be amongst the best published this year in this genre of popular sciences. Surprisingly (to me ...
Breakthrough of the Year: The top 10 scientific achievements of 2014
Each year, Science's editors choose a singular scientific achievement as Breakthrough of the Year. Past winners have included the discovery of the Higgs boson, cancer immunotherapy, and the first quantum machine. This year's winner captured the world's ...
Science Museum Oklahoma to offer "Frozen" fun and other special holiday ...
Science Museum Oklahoma is hosting four special holiday-themed programs in the next few days. These programs will incorporate the wonders and thrills of science with the winter season. Designed for students in kindergarten through sixth grade, these ...
Science agencies make gains despite tight US budget
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In a year in which Congress had no new money to play with, that fact was good news indeed for NASA and the National Science Foundation (NSF). Those agencies received healthy raises thanks in large part to the work of retiring Representative Frank Wolf ...
Science Exploration night at New Haven school
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH)– Some New Haven students with dreams of careers in the sciences get a chance to show off their talents Thursday night. It is Science Exploration night at the Celentano Bio-tech, Health and Medical Magnet School. Students ...
The best popular science books of 2014: Biological sciences
Continuing on with the theme I started recently, I am naming some of the popular science books in the biological sciences that I think are the best of 2014. The biological sciences are an even larger genre and more difficult-to-define than is nature ...