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Across the country, cities are implementing new housing and transit laws that, oh by the way, lower their emissions of greenhouse gasses.
Now in the cycling business, Uber, Lyft, and others are co-opting the experience of longtime safe streets advocates.
Outraged residents of Brixham, Devon, have posted furious responses to an image of a seal with a bag around its head and call for a ban on plastic bags if people can't discard them properly.
When Sonia Vallabh lost her mother to a rare disease, she and her husband, Eric Minikel, set out to find a cure.
Researchers are turning to VR because it can create realistic scenarios in a controlled setting, potentially making diagnoses more objective.
Do YOU have 'risk taking' genes? Variations linked to everything from risky sex to driving fast cars
San Diego researchers found genetic variants tend to be associated with risky behaviors, such as speeding, drinking, tobacco and cannabis consumption, and with riskier sexual behaviors.
Firms across the UK that burn wood pellets currently receive about £1billion a year because, unlike coal, these are considered renewable sources of energy.
Researchers found the tiny mite, called Varroa destructor, actually eats one of the honey bee's organs.
The new experiment on the International Space Station is using use young and old mice flown in space and kept on Earth.
The latest take on the muscled up Mustang has more than 700 horsepower and might actually corner as well as it sprints.
Nvidia has debuted its 'kitchen manipulator' robot that uses AI to identify ingredients. The hope is that as the robot gets smarter, it can one day work alongside humans to help cook a meal.
JOHN NAISH: In the British journal Nature, astronomers revealed how their super-powerful new radio telescope detected millisecond-long pulses of radio waves originating from outside our galaxy.
Astronomers have shed new light on the mystery of how supermassive black holes get so big after spotting a dramatic change, an event known as 'star swallowing'.
At the Consumer Electronics Show, Valeo debuted its Voyage XR technology, which it claims 'brings teleportation to life' by letting a virtual passenger ride alongside you in a self-driving car.
How to stop tech from tracking your every move: The phone settings YOU need to tweak to stay private
A Stanford University experts say users should 'take ownership' over what they share with these firms as more and more hi-tech privacy issues emerge.
Researchers say a pack of wild canines found frolicking near the beaches of the Texas Gulf Coast carries a substantial amount of red wolf genes,
Researchers from the University of Edinburgh have found bees driven out of their natural habitats have found refuge in urban gardens and allotments.
Scientists believe the constant melting of the ice sheet will see a 'multi-meter sea level rise from Antarctica in the coming centuries'.
Desalination plants around the world are producing enough brine waste to swamp an area the size of Florida with a foot of salty water every year
A British company plans to launch a Braille e-reader for blind people this year that should greatly enhance their reading experience and spare them from lugging around hefty print volumes.