LA Times - Science

Thursday th 17th of August 2017

The scent of plastic trash makes fish think it's food, new study finds - 13:12

Nine places to watch the Great American Eclipse around Los Angeles - 12:42

Not our fault: Long-term opioid use rarely starts with surgery, study finds - 08:32

Wednesday th 16th of August 2017

Tips for taking the best pictures of the Great American Eclipse - 06:32

Tuesday th 15th of August 2017

This odd-looking creature may be the ‘missing link’ in dinosaur evolution - 18:22

Your solar eclipse checklist: What to look for on the big day - 17:22

Monday th 14th of August 2017

A nearly $17-billion water project is being planned for California. What will it cost the Southland? - 22:32

Drink to your health? It depends on how much drinking you do, study shows - 20:12

Friday th 11th of August 2017

Americans want a say in human genome editing, survey shows - 13:32

The Great American Eclipse: How to watch safely - 13:02

Thursday th 10th of August 2017

Wealthy landowner must open public access gate to Martins Beach, appeals court says - 20:02

FDA investigating deaths of patients who had gastric balloon procedure for obesity - 16:32

Five eclipse enthusiasts explain what keeps them coming back - 08:32

Wednesday th 9th of August 2017

Immunotherapy succeeds in thwarting Type-1 diabetes in study - 14:02

Will the Great American Eclipse make animals act strangely? Science says yes - 07:32

Can a hormone called klotho enhance cognition and hold off dementia? Yes, in mice, at least - 07:32

Monday th 7th of August 2017

Which puppy will be a good guide dog? Ask mom! - 18:42

From spectacular vistas to the pits: A decades-long public land battle continues in the California desert - 07:32

Friday th 4th of August 2017

Scientists tally the environmental impact of feeding meat to our cats and dogs. It’s huge - 08:22

Gene-editing experiments on human embryos are fine but pregnancies should be off-limits, experts say - 07:22

Wednesday th 2nd of August 2017

In a first, scientists rid human embryos of a potentially fatal gene mutation by editing their DNA - 12:22

After surgery, more than two-thirds of patients wind up with leftover prescription opioids, study finds - 10:32

Thursday th 27th of July 2017

You can predict how many blacks are killed by police by measuring the racism of whites, research finds - 20:02

The DNA of ancient Canaanites lives on in modern-day Lebanese, genetic analysis shows - 17:02

Is it Alzheimer’s or another dementia form? Why doctors need to distinguish and how they might do so - 08:32

Tuesday th 25th of July 2017

CTE was nearly ubiquitous among former NFL players who donated their brains to science - 12:52

CTE in former football players - 11:52

Monday th 24th of July 2017

Fake news about statins is discouraging the use of these life-saving drugs, expert warns - 20:32

Senate confirms David Bernhardt, controversial Trump pick, for No. 2 post at Interior - 20:02

Science proves it: Money really can buy happiness - 14:32

Friday th 21st of July 2017

Scientists find key 'friendliness' genes that distinguish dogs from wolves - 09:35

The first century of plastic will end with more than 13 billion tons of plastic trash - 07:12

Thursday th 20th of July 2017

John McCain has glioblastoma. Here's how doctors treat this aggressive form of brain cancer - 17:02

About one-third of dementia cases could be prevented by actions that begin in childhood, experts say - 10:02

Parades, parties and port-a-potties: Eclipse mania is taking hold from coast to coast - 09:02

Wednesday th 19th of July 2017

Drugs are a bust, so U.S. researchers are trying a series of life hacks to try to ward off dementia - 12:12

Tuesday th 18th of July 2017

By the numbers: Nearly half the U.S. population has diabetes, and some don't even know it - 17:32

As doctored photos flood the Internet, human vision struggles to keep up - 09:22

Monday th 17th of July 2017

Worried about dementia? Hearing and language problems could be forerunners of cognitive decline - 20:52

Thursday th 13th of July 2017

The U.S. should rethink its entire approach to painkillers and the people addicted them, panel urges - 13:32

After Antarctica sheds a trillion-ton block of ice, the world asks: Now what? - 06:22

Wednesday th 12th of July 2017

Surgery for early-stage prostate cancer does not lead to longer lives, study finds - 20:22

Who needs film when you can store a movie in bacteria DNA? - 13:32

Massive iceberg breaks off Antarctica ice shelf - 08:32

Tuesday th 11th of July 2017

To combat teen smoking, health experts recommend R ratings for movies that depict tobacco use - 10:32

Separating fact from hype as California begins a new fire season - 05:32

Monday th 10th of July 2017

Two big studies bolster the claim that coffee – even decaf – is good for you - 21:32

Thursday th 6th of July 2017

Policy change in Jakarta accidentally teaches drivers the value of carpool lanes - 19:22

In rural America, opioid prescriptions continue to flow, new CDC report shows - 16:32

Wednesday th 5th of July 2017

Does my sense of smell make me look fat? In mice, the answer seems to be yes - 18:02