- Experimental installations put the social in social science Updated: May-30-16 4:44 pm
NEWARK, New Jersey - The truck-size metal container sitting in a downtown park here isn't meant to raise awareness about the global shipping industry, though it may nudge some people's curiosity in that direction.
- Goodell reaffirms NFL's concussion research role Updated: May-26-16 5:54 pm
NEW YORK - NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell reaffirmed the league's commitment to concussion research in a letter Thursday to the 32 team owners.
- UAMS announces $1.6 million in grants from USDA Updated: May-25-16 1:24 pm
- Arizona researcher asks for help finding meteor in Maine Updated: May-25-16 1:01 am
RANGELY, Maine - A planetary science field researcher from Arizona is seeking help finding a fireball recorded last week streaking across the sky by police in Maine.
- Doping lab stands quiet as Russia swept by scandals Updated: May-24-16 2:36 pm
MOSCOW - Even as Russia is swept by one doping scandal after another, the national anti-doping laboratory stands almost idle.
- Healey, other AGs ask Congress to fund gun violence research Updated: May-24-16 2:08 pm
BOSTON - Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey is urging Congress to fund research into gun violence.
- National Science Foundation boosts electric fish research Updated: May-24-16 11:26 am
- Wilton receives $200k EPA grant for cleanup of former mill Updated: May-24-16 6:08 am
WILTON, Maine - The town of Wilton has been awarded a federal Environmental Protection Agency grant totaling $200,000 to assist with costs associated with cleaning up the former Forster Mill.
- Report: NFL sought to influence study on brain injuries Updated: May-23-16 5:38 pm
WASHINGTON - National Football League officials improperly sought to influence a government study on the link between football and brain disease, according to a senior House Democrat in a report issued Monday.
- UND gets grant aimed at treating, preventing diseases Updated: May-21-16 7:29 pm
BISMARCK, North Dakota - North Dakota's congressional delegation says the University of North Dakota is getting more than $2.3 million in federal funding to study molecular-level biological processes.
- District: Teacher violated protocol in fiery lab experiment Updated: May-20-16 10:54 am
FAIRFAX, Virginia - A northern Virginia school district says a high school teacher violated safety protocols during an open-flame chemistry lab demonstration that injured the teacher and five students last year.
- Rutgers scientists aiding in Zika research project Updated: May-19-16 6:46 am
NEWARK, New Jersey - Scientists at Rutgers are playing a role in the search for a cure for the Zika virus, and they're seeking the public's help.
- Scientists gather in Rapid City to discuss neutrinos Updated: May-18-16 7:03 pm
RAPID CITY, South Dakota - About 175 scientists from across the globe are gathering in Rapid City Thursday to discuss the Deep Underground Neutrino Experiment.
- Bigelow Lab begins construction of 32-bed dorm Updated: May-15-16 9:26 am
EAST BOOTHBAY, Maine - Construction is underway on a 32-bed dorm for students and scientists visiting the East Boothbay campus of the Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences.
- Correction: Hawaii-Water Study story Updated: May-13-16 6:04 pm
HONOLULU - In a May 12 story about the University of Hawaii receiving an award from the National Science Foundation to study water sustainability, The Associated Press erroneously reported that the funding would help pay to drill wells. No drilling will be conducted with this money.
- Greenpeace files complaint against UW fishery scientist Updated: May-12-16 8:45 pm
- UND gets $50,000 federal grant to study Zika virus. Updated: May-10-16 7:08 pm
BISMARCK, North Dakota - North Dakota's congressional delegation says the University of North Dakota is getting a $50,000 grant to study the effects parasites may have on transmission of the Zika virus.
- Lockheed Martin funds science, math, tech in Denver schools Updated: May-06-16 3:59 pm
DENVER - Lockheed Martin has awarded Denver Public Schools $800,000 for science, technology, engineering and math education.
- Clemson receives almost $11M to research infectious diseases Updated: May-06-16 12:34 pm
CLEMSON, South Carolina - Clemson University has received an $11 million grant that will allow scientists to conduct research on organisms that cause infectious diseases including amoebic dysentery, African sleeping sickness and fungal meningitis.
- Laboratory advance provides view of early embryo development Updated: May-04-16 1:01 pm
NEW YORK - New lab techniques have provided the first good look at a crucial but mysterious stage in the development of human embryos, scientists reported Wednesday.
- Black Hills State University opening underground campus Updated: May-04-16 12:11 pm
LEAD, South Dakota - Deep beneath the Black Hills, amid 375 miles of dark tunnels where drill-dusty miners once blasted solid rock in search of elusive gold, university students and their professors will soon be hunting for nuggets of wisdom in the world of physics and biology.
- UW makers lab prints, cuts, etches new designs, objects Updated: May-04-16 11:47 am
LARAMIE, Wyoming - The University of Wyoming art department now has its own ability to etch and print objects, and they're willing to share.
- New science center at Vassar College Updated: May-02-16 12:38 am
POUGHKEEPSIE, New York - Vassar College has finished building its new science center.