LA Times - Science

Monday th 7th of August 2017

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

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