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Bill Nye "The Science Guy" has recently debated a creationist and a climate change denier. (Getty Images)

Study: Americans Flunk Basic Science Facts But Like Science

90 percent of respondents say scientists are working for the benefit of humanity.

02/19/2014

The Army says pizza is always the number one choice when soldiers are asked what they would like added to their field rations. (Getty Images)

Military Nears Holy Grail: Pizza That Lasts Years

Researchers close to developing pizza that can remain good to eat after 3 years without freezing.

02/14/2014

Researchers found bees using bits of plastic to build their hives.  (credit: Alison Dunn/Getty Images)

Study: Bees Using Plastic To Help Build Their Nests

Researchers find bees adapt to their environment by incorporating plastic into the construction of their hives.

02/05/2014

File photo of a fly. (credit: Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

Study: Flies, Humans Have Similar Strategies When It Comes To Motion

According to a recent study out of Stanford, flies and humans share a computational strategy to perceive motion.

01/25/2014

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Alexandria Science Teacher Earns National Honor

Two Virginia elementary school science teachers have been named recipients of the Presidential Award for Excellence.

12/22/2013

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2 Va. Science Teachers Earn National Honor

Two Virginia elementary school science teachers have been named recipients of the Presidential Award for Excellence.

12/21/2013

British theoretical physicist Peter Higgs and Belgian theoretical physicist Francois Englert are awarded the Nobel Prize for Physics for their work on quantum particles.  (JONATHAN NACKSTRAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Discoverer of Higgs Boson Wins Nobel Prize

Physicists Francois Englert of Belgium and Peter Higgs of Britain have won the 2013 Nobel Prize in physics.

10/08/2013

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Scientists Find Clues to Age-Related Memory Problems

Scientists have found a compelling clue in the quest to learn what causes age-related memory problems, and to one day be able to tell if those misplaced car keys are just a senior moment or an early warning of something worse.

08/28/2013

In a research trend being labeled the “U.S. effect,” a new analysis of more than 1,000 research papers in genetics and psychiatry finds that scientists are more likely to exaggerate their scientific findings in response to competition. (PATRICK KOVARIK/AFP/GettyImages)

Study: Competitive ‘US Effect’ On Research Encourages Scientists To Exaggerate Results

In a research trend being labeled the “U.S. effect,” a new analysis of more than 1,000 research papers in genetics and psychiatry finds that scientists are more likely to exaggerate their scientific findings in response to competition.

08/27/2013

File photo of a teacher with a classroom full of students. (Photo by PIERRE ANDRIEU/AFP/Getty Images)

Va. Students Show Improved Scores on Revised Math SOLs

Virginia education officials say student performance improved on the state’s more rigorous mathematics tests.

08/20/2013

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