Science & Health

Teen Inventor 3D Prints Artificial Limbs - audio fixed
A wish to help others motivates the young designer
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Thu, 09/17/2020 - 02:25 AM
Courtney Watts, of Tuscaloosa, Ala., moves off the beach at Gulf State Park, Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2020, in Gulf Shores, Ala…
The National Hurricane Center expected Sally to remain a Category 1 hurricane, with top sustained winds of 130 kilometers per hour at landfall late Tuesday or early Wednesday
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Tue, 09/15/2020 - 08:51 PM
Surgeon General David Satcher meets reporters in Washington Wednesday, May 2, 2001 to unveil a national strategy for suicide…
David Satcher, a former director of the CDC, experienced discrimination firsthand because of his race. His life's work has been to close the gap between those who receive health care and minorities who cannot
 Carol Pearson
Wed, 09/16/2020 - 08:40 AM
In this undated photo released by North-Eastern Federal University, a head of an Ice Age cave bear found on Bolshoy Lyakhovsky Island, or Great Lyakhovsky, in northern Russia.
Scientists from North-Eastern Federal University in Yakutsk say reindeer herders on Great Lyakhovsky island in New Siberian Islands archipelago discovered the carcass in melting permafrost
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Tue, 09/15/2020 - 04:36 PM
A red warning flag flies as palm trees sway in the wind as Hurricane Sally approaches in Gulf Shores, Alabama, U.S., September…
Forecasters say the slow moving storm will likes come ashore late Tuesday, early Wednesday 
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Tue, 09/15/2020 - 07:55 AM
In this photo provided by the Northern Territory Government, a humpback whale swims in the East Alligator River in the Kakadu…
Experts believe one of the humpbacks has returned to the sea, and plans are being made to coax the others to follow
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Tue, 09/15/2020 - 05:25 AM
Cal Fire Battalion Chief Craig Newell carries hose while battling the North Complex Fire in Plumas National Forest, Calif., on…
Trump visits California for updates, while Biden blames the president for disregarding climate change as a factor in the blazes
Steve Herman
Mon, 09/14/2020 - 07:04 PM
This satellite image provided by the NOAA shows five tropical cyclones churning in the Atlantic basin at 5:20 p.m. GMT on…
Sally could be a Category 2 hurricane with winds of 169 kph (105 mph) by the time it nears the coast, and would be Louisiana's second pounding in less than three weeks
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Mon, 09/14/2020 - 05:41 PM
This May 2016 photo provided by researcher Jane Greaves shows the planet Venus, seen from the Japan Aerospace Exploration…
An international team of astronomers Monday announced the discovery of a rare gas molecule — phosphine — in the clouds of Venus, which may be the first solid evidence of extraterrestrial life in the solar system
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Mon, 09/14/2020 - 03:09 PM
This Saturday, Sept. 12, 2020 image provided by NOAA shows the formation of Tropical Storm Sally. The storm is expected to…
Sally could produce rain totals up to 51 centimeters by the middle of the week, forecasters said
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Sun, 09/13/2020 - 11:55 PM
Students line up before entering to their classrooms as a school year kicks off amid concerns about the spread of the…
Mask could reduce the severity of the disease
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Sun, 09/13/2020 - 04:29 AM
FILE - In this Friday, Aug. 14, 2020, file photo fans attend a performance by Saul at the Iron Horse Saloon during the 80th…
Infections have been spurred by schools and universities reopening and mass gatherings like the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally, which drew hundreds of thousands of people from across the country
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Sat, 09/12/2020 - 05:56 PM
FILE - In this Tuesday, July 16, 2019 file photo, health workers dressed in protective gear begin their shift at an Ebola…
Collaboration between countries more important than ever to prevent virus from spreading from DRC's Equateur province, WHO says
Lisa Schlein
Sat, 09/12/2020 - 04:11 PM
FILE - People, some wearing masks, walk by the entrance to Yaounde General Hospital, in Yaounde, Cameroon, March 6, 2020, amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Country says it urgently needs more than 2,000 pints of blood to save the lives of about 300 people, including hemodialysis patients just in one town
Moki Edwin Kindzeka
Sat, 09/12/2020 - 01:48 PM
Visitors tour The Metropolitan Museum of Art during a preview in advance of its reopening next Saturday, Thursday Aug. 27, 2020…
Experts say the arrival of cooler weather and more indoor gatherings will add to the importance of everyday safety precautions, like wearing masks, staying home and washing hands
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Fri, 09/11/2020 - 03:05 PM