Science Says: What's known and not known about marijuana

May 24, 2017

A new study about using a marijuana ingredient to treat epilepsy joins a limited record of scientific knowledge about the harms and benefits of pot

Trump budget faces Dem opposition, GOP doubts about math

May 24, 2017

Donald Trump's budget chief gave a spirited defense of the president's budget plan in a Capitol Hill appearance Wednesday, though the agriculture secretary could only offer a half-hearted endorsement of cuts to farm subsidies and food stamps

Marijuana extract helps some kids with epilepsy, study says

May 24, 2017

A medicine made from marijuana, without the stuff that gives a high, cut seizures in kids with a severe form of epilepsy in a study that strengthens the case for more research into pot's possible health benefits

Zika hit Florida months before infections found, study says

May 24, 2017

A new study suggests Zika began spreading in Florida mosquitoes about 3 months before infections were detected last summer

Agency takes tectonics study to earthquake-prone Alaska

May 24, 2017

Alaska averages 40,000 earthquakes per year, with more large quakes than the other 49 states combined, and it's about to have its ground examined like never before

Crash report: Confused by spin, Mars probe failed to brake

May 24, 2017

An independent report concludes Europe's Schiaparelli probe crash-landed on Mars last year because its systems couldn't cope with a brief, wild rotation during its descent

Orlando's not the only hot spot: theme park fun around US

May 24, 2017

Orlando's not the only hot spot for theme park fun: Lots of new attractions around the US

Science Says: Whale of a mystery solved? How they got so big

May 23, 2017

Scientists may have solved a mystery about the biggest of whales and how they evolved

Egypt moves bed, chariot of King Tut to new museum

May 23, 2017

Egypt has safely transported two unique items, a funerary bed and a chariot belonging to the famed pharaoh King Tutankhamun from a museum in central Cairo to a new one on the other side of the city

Gulf Coast anglers plan protest against fishing limits

May 23, 2017

Recreational anglers along the Gulf Coast are planning a protest against strict federal limits on red snapper fishing


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