LA Times - Science

Monday th 3rd of July 2017

In the U.S., infant mortality gap costs the lives of about 4,000 black babies each year - 10:23

Friday th 30th of June 2017

Americans keep having fewer babies as U.S. birthrates hit some record lows - 16:31

As opioid addiction skyrockets, treatment for addicts lags far behind, insurance data shows - 09:42

Thursday th 29th of June 2017

Studying how pesticides affect bees - 16:02

Field tests show how pesticides can wreak havoc on honeybees - 15:02

Wednesday th 28th of June 2017

Air pollution exposure may hasten death, even at levels deemed 'safe,' study says - 16:31

Found: Ancient human skulls that were carved as part of mysterious Stone Age ritual - 13:32

This cutting-edge bandage could make flu shots a thing of the past - 09:23

Tuesday th 27th of June 2017

How a fear of humans affects the lives of California's mountain lions - 17:02

Monday th 26th of June 2017

Number of Americans who die prematurely each year would rise under Senate healthcare plan, study finds - 20:51

Federal agencies greenlight proposed delta tunnel project - 15:02

Saturday th 24th of June 2017

Pitch processing - 08:12

Scientists make water bottles the old-fashioned way to see if they were toxic to early Californians - 08:12

Thursday th 22nd of June 2017

Why are some eggs round and others pointy? It may have to do with how well a bird flies - 18:42

To preserve mental acuity into old age, experts suggest focusing on these three things - 18:42

U.S. officials to lift Yellowstone grizzly bear protections - 14:22

Could Prozac be a treatment for children with autism? - 12:51

Tuesday th 20th of June 2017

Hospitalization rate for opioid abuse doubled in 10 years, report says - 21:51

Here's why experts say all kids ages 6 and up should be screened for obesity - 18:22

Monday th 19th of June 2017

Guns kill nearly 1,300 children in the U.S. each year and send thousands more to hospitals - 20:31

Kepler analysis finds 219 additional exoplanet candidates, including 10 similar to Earth - 17:32

'It’s important to have scientific voices heard at all levels of government' - 09:22

Friday th 16th of June 2017

This new technique could change the future of biodiesel - 16:01

Thursday th 15th of June 2017

Holstered pistol, dinette chairs, fake Christmas tree: Just part of the haul from Newport's harbor cleanup - 18:02

Chinese satellite breaks a quantum physics record, beams entangled photons from space to Earth - 13:22

What happens when scientists leave their labs to experiment with politics? - 08:22

Wednesday th 14th of June 2017

How oxygen-producing pond scum could save your life after a heart attack - 20:51

Tuesday th 13th of June 2017

Ambulances are so 2016. After a cardiac arrest, the fastest way to send help is on a flying drone - 10:32

Monday th 12th of June 2017

Scientists use meteorites to show that Jupiter is almost as old as the solar system - 14:32

Thursday th 8th of June 2017

Microcephaly or other birth defects seen in 5% of pregnancies affected by Zika, CDC says - 18:31

Trump administration can't alter California national monuments, state attorney general says - 18:02

These 12 Americans had the right stuff to be picked for NASA's new class of astronaut trainees - 09:01

Wednesday th 7th of June 2017

Scientists have done what Einstein said was impossible — used relativity to measure a star's mass - 12:41

Earliest fossil evidence of Homo sapiens found in Morocco, rewriting the story of our species - 12:11

Monday th 5th of June 2017

Oakland police tend to treat black drivers with less respect than white ones, linguistic analysis shows - 20:11

If there was ever life on Mars, Gale Crater could have hosted a variety of microbes, study says - 18:12

Thursday th 1st of June 2017

Health experts are furious with Trump for pulling out of the Paris climate agreement - 18:11

Black hole collision detected by LIGO confirms another part of Einstein’s theory of relativity - 10:22

Wednesday th 31st of May 2017

How a 5-sentence letter helped fuel the opioid addiction crisis - 16:32

NASA spacecraft headed to the edge of the sun is renamed for astrophysicist Eugene Parker - 12:32

Tuesday th 30th of May 2017

Being transgender in America may be hazardous to your health, study shows - 10:22

Saturday th 27th of May 2017

Immunotherapy drug opens a new era of precision medicine for cancer - 00:21

Friday th 26th of May 2017

Can’t sleep? Maybe global warming is to blame - 17:31

Thursday th 25th of May 2017

This is Jupiter? Giant planet surprises scientists in Juno’s first flybys - 13:31

What the DNA of the Zika virus tells scientists about its rapid spread - 07:21

Wednesday th 24th of May 2017

Whales are the largest animals on Earth. Now we know why they got so big - 17:31

Chocolate may be good medicine for reducing the risk of an irregular heartbeat, study says - 14:31

Tuesday th 23rd of May 2017

Cancer research, public health and worker safety would all see steep cuts under Trump budget - 20:02

Scientific research would take a big hit under Trump's budget — and that's bad for the economy, experts say - 19:01

What stays, and what goes, in Trump's $19.1-billion budget proposal for NASA - 14:32