LA Times - Science

Thursday th 15th of November 2018

To protect your lungs from wildfire smoke, the mask you wear matters - 16:40

A gut bacterium as a fountain of youth? Well, let's start with reversing insulin resistance - 10:30

Wednesday th 14th of November 2018

Around a nearby star, astronomers find a cold planet three times the size of Earth - 13:30

Climate contrarian uncovers scientific error, upends major ocean warming study - 12:10

Monday th 12th of November 2018

Uncle Sam wants you to sit less and move more. Here’s how you can meet the new exercise guidelines - 18:20

Don't count on vitamin D or fish oil supplements to reduce your risk of cancer or heart disease - 15:10

Saturday th 10th of November 2018

With better drugs for high cholesterol, doctors become more ambitious with their treatment goals - 16:40

Another deadly, wind-driven wildfire shouldn’t take California by surprise - 10:28

The role of PTSD in mass shootings: Let’s separate myth from reality - 06:20

Friday th 9th of November 2018

Deadly shootings are on the rise again in the U.S. after 20 years of steady decline, CDC data show - 14:40

To burn the most calories, it helps to heed the clock - 10:20

Thursday th 8th of November 2018

A lot more Americans are meditating now than just five years ago - 17:30

Wednesday th 7th of November 2018

State board again delays vote on contentious river plan - 20:50

This animal on a cave wall in Borneo is the oldest known figurative painting in the world - 14:20

Friday th 2nd of November 2018

Scientists may have found the key ingredient for a universal flu vaccine, and it comes from llamas - 05:20

Thursday th 1st of November 2018

Out of fuel, NASA's Dawn spacecraft ends its mission to study the asteroid belt - 21:20

A species revived: How the San Diego Zoo helped unlock the mystery of panda sex and parenting - 14:00

Wednesday th 31st of October 2018

Study: Oceans warming faster than anticipated, giving even less time to stave off worst impacts of climate change - 14:10

The lowly appendix may play a surprising role in the development of Parkinson’s disease - 13:20

What's truly scary on Halloween? Pedestrians are more likely to be killed by cars - 09:20

Tuesday th 30th of October 2018

After discovering more than 2,600 planets, NASA's Kepler space telescope is headed for retirement - 14:50

When a woman wants an abortion but can’t get it, the children she already has suffer the consequences - 08:20

Monday th 29th of October 2018

In the U.S., nearly half of young victims of gun violence are shot during assaults, not accidents - 14:50

Here’s what happened after California got rid of personal belief exemptions for childhood vaccines - 02:40

Friday th 26th of October 2018

A chemical found in liverwort has surprising similarities to the THC in marijuana - 13:20

Scientists say they've found a THC-like substance in a surprising plant: liverwort - 12:00

Wednesday th 24th of October 2018

Single-dose flu pill wins FDA approval ahead of winter season - 13:21

Tuesday th 23rd of October 2018

Heated tobacco product touted as safer alternative to cigarettes is no less dangerous than smoking, studies find - 18:40

There's a perfectly rectangular iceberg floating in Antarctica. Here's how it got that way - 13:40

Water bond would spread money across the state — but pour it on the Central Valley - 06:50

Monday th 22nd of October 2018

Can organic food help you reduce your risk of cancer? A new study suggests the answer may be yes - 18:30

Mars could have enough molecular oxygen to support life, and scientists figured out where to find it - 11:30

To keep your blood pressure in check, don’t forget to brush and floss - 04:30

Friday th 19th of October 2018

Trump orders quicker environmental review of California water projects - 15:30

Thursday th 18th of October 2018

The more equal women and men are, the less they want the same things, study finds - 14:10

Wednesday th 17th of October 2018

Everything you need to know about acute flaccid myelitis, the condition that reminds people of polio - 11:40

What Civil War soldiers can teach us about how trauma is passed from generation to generation - 08:30

Tuesday th 16th of October 2018

Paralyzing polio-like illness affecting mainly children is confirmed in 22 states, CDC says - 23:00

DNA testing raises a delicate question: What does it mean to be Native American? - 14:30

You may be getting more than you bargained for with over-the-counter supplements, study finds - 09:00

Monday th 15th of October 2018

Paging Dr. Facebook: How the social network could help doctors screen patients for depression - 17:20

Watch science and art in action in these award-winning microscopic videos - 01:20

Advice to NASA's astrobiologists as they search for life beyond Earth - 01:20

As states near deal on Colorado River shortage, California looks at water cuts of as much as 8% - 01:20

American and Russian headed to International Space Station are safe after emergency landing - 01:20

The fight is on at Hollister Ranch, as coastal officials delay development in push for beach access - 01:20

So many people have had their DNA sequenced that they've put other people's privacy in jeopardy - 01:20

Monday th 8th of October 2018

Study gives depressing look at how climate change puts Americans’ mental health at risk - 14:40

Global warming report carries life-or-death warning - 03:21

Friday th 5th of October 2018

The long reach of sexual assault and sexual harassment: both can worsen women's health at midlife - 14:01