LA Times - Science

Wednesday th 7th of September 2016

How NASA's trip to a small asteroid may answer big questions about the origins of life on Earth - 12:31

Sam Iacobellis, Rockwell exec who led ambitious Cold War-era rollout of B-1 bombers, dies at 87 - 05:31

NASA study of twins Mark and Scott Kelly examines biological limits of sending humans to Mars - 05:31

Tuesday th 6th of September 2016

Sorry, kids, your pediatrician wants you to get a flu shot this year - 17:41

With a cesarean section, the path to obesity may begin at birth - 11:01

Monday th 5th of September 2016

Pandas removed from international endangered list, but China says they still face serious threat - 16:51

Elusive Philae lander spotted on Rosetta's comet one month before mission's end - 14:51

Saturday th 3rd of September 2016

Robotic babies intended to reduce teen pregnancies may have had the opposite effect - 18:31

Friday th 2nd of September 2016

Juno reveals that Jupiter's north pole is 'like nothing we have seen or imagined' - 20:31

The hunt for Planet Nine reveals some strange, far-out objects - 13:01

Thursday th 1st of September 2016

Hot? You can cool down by suiting up in this high-tech fabric - 17:31

Amazing ring of fire eclipse this morning: Here's a 40-second recap - 15:31

Wednesday th 31st of August 2016

Hemmed in by freeways and human development, L.A.'s mountain lions could be near extinction in 50 years - 20:31

Ancient cone-like fossils suggest life on Earth may go back more than 3.7 billion years - 18:31

FDA orders stronger warnings about risk of using opioid painkillers with certain antidepressants - 16:31

Could artificial intelligence help humanity? Two California universities think so - 15:31

Experimental drug reduces protein clumps and slows memory loss in early Alzheimer's - 13:01

Tuesday th 30th of August 2016

After Ohio passed abortion law, risk of complications nearly tripled - 19:41

Monday th 29th of August 2016

3.2 million years after her death, autopsy reveals Lucy probably died after falling from a tree - 10:41

Pediatricians urge states to get tough on parents who don't want to vaccinate their kids - 05:31

Saturday th 27th of August 2016

Capsule makes a splash in NASA test, and the scientists are pleased - 18:01

Reconstruction of Lucy's fatal fall - 12:31

Friday th 26th of August 2016

Jupiter, get ready for your close-up: Juno is coming - 21:11

All blood in the U.S. should be screened for Zika, FDA says - 15:01

Meet Octobot, a soft-bodied robot that moves like an octopus - 14:01

Thursday th 25th of August 2016

Your coffee habit may be written in your DNA - 10:01

Wednesday th 24th of August 2016

The aging paradox: The older we get, the happier we are - 13:01

Just 4.2 light-years away, scientists spot a rocky, Earth-like planet that could have liquid water - 12:31

In many states and among some groups of Americans, cancer is now the leading cause of death - 05:21

Tuesday th 23rd of August 2016

Long-term risks of childhood head injury may include winding up on welfare and premature death - 19:01

Berkeley sees a big drop in soda consumption after penny-per-ounce 'soda tax' - 18:31

Monday th 22nd of August 2016

Mold and fungi lurking in instrument blamed for death of bagpipe player - 19:31

How often should you get a mammogram? It depends on whether you have dense breast tissue, experts say - 18:01

Friday th 19th of August 2016

How scientists use satellite data to track poverty in Africa - 10:31

How to track poverty from space - 05:31

Thursday th 18th of August 2016

Scientists unlock a secret to Latinos' longevity, with hopes of slowing aging for everyone - 17:01

Scientists catch a white dwarf star in the act of exploding into a nova - 17:01

How Otzi the Iceman outfitted himself: Fur from brown bears and leather from roe deer - 13:32

Wednesday th 17th of August 2016

Scientists design a drug that relieves pain like an opioid without some dangerous side effects - 12:31

Did physicists discover a previously unknown fifth force of nature? - 06:21

Tuesday th 16th of August 2016

West African Ebola victims were more likely to survive if also infected with malaria, study finds - 18:31

Monday th 15th of August 2016

Acetaminophen use in pregnancy linked to kid's behavioral problems - 16:11

Friday th 12th of August 2016

Liquid methane carved deep canyons into Saturn's moon Titan, Cassini finds - 21:21

The Perseid meteor outburst did not disappoint! Look for more meteors tonight - 14:01

Thursday th 11th of August 2016

Channel Island foxes removed from endangered species list - 15:31

A 400-year-old shark? Greenland shark could be Earth's longest-lived vertebrate - 13:41

Perseid meteor shower 2016: Once in a decade 'outburst' expected - 11:21

Perseid meteor shower 2016: Once in a decade 'outburst' expected - 10:21

Wednesday th 10th of August 2016

Did the earliest Americans pass through ice or cross over water? New study fuels debate - 21:21

In IVF, frozen embryos may lead to more live births than fresh embryos - 18:21