LA Times - Science

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

Monday th 22nd of May 2017

Pediatricians take aim at juice: It 'has no essential role in healthy, balanced diets of children' - 14:31

In 2016, scientists discovered 18,000 new species. Now meet the Top 10 - 08:32

Friday th 19th of May 2017

Southern California, this is your chance to see some of the most 'extreme' mammals that ever lived - 13:02

Thursday th 18th of May 2017

Trump Interior Dept. nominee tells Senate panel he can avoid potential conflicts of interest - 20:31

When states have strong guns laws, they also have fewer fatal police shootings - 17:02

Rising sea levels could mean twice as much flood risk in Los Angeles and other coastal cities - 16:01

Where are all the medicines for treating dementia? - 08:22

How to help a loved one cope with dementia - 08:22

How to give your brain a chemical boost, and whether you should - 08:22

Many kinds of dementia, and many causes - 08:22

Is this normal forgetfulness or should I be worried about Alzheimer's? - 08:22

When the memory flickers out - 08:22

How our memories are made in the brain - 08:22

‘I’m 55, I’m healthy and I’m articulate’ – and have Alzheimer’s disease - 08:21

Why exercise is the best medicine for your brain - 08:21

This is your brain on ... the modern world - 08:21

Eight things you can do now that might reduce your odds of dementia later - 08:21