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Three New Tests from GetTested.com Tackle the Silent STDs Among Men

Three New Tests from GetTested.com Tackle the Silent STDs Among Men

Mar 24
Less than half of adults aged 18 to 44 have been tested for an STD other than HIV. With 20 million new cases each year in the U.S., individuals are turning to a more convenient, private option: at-home testing.

Use of Genetically Modified Mosquitoes Considered in Houston

Use of Genetically Modified Mosquitoes Considered in Houston

Mar 23
Officials are considering releasing genetically modified mosquitoes in Houston as part of the fight against the insects known to carry diseases such as the Zika virus.

How Microfibers in Clothes Are Polluting Our Oceans

How Microfibers in Clothes Are Polluting Our Oceans

Mar 22
Scientists have found that fibers, like those in synthetic clothing are contaminating aquatic life.

2 Reports, 1 Conclusion: Energy Shift Must Start Soon

2 Reports, 1 Conclusion: Energy Shift Must Start Soon

By Frank Jordans | Mar 22
The world must swiftly shift energy production away from fossil fuels if it is to prevent a dangerous increase in global temperatures, according to separate reports released Monday by two international agencies.

SpaceX Capsule Returns Space Station Science to Earth

SpaceX Capsule Returns Space Station Science to Earth

Mar 21
A SpaceX capsule is back on Earth with a full load of space station science samples.

Study: Stopping Global Warming Only Way to Save Coral Reefs

Study: Stopping Global Warming Only Way to Save Coral Reefs

By Kristen Gelineau | Mar 19
Reducing pollution and curbing overfishing won't prevent the severe bleaching that is killing coral at catastrophic rates, according to a study of Australia's Great Barrier Reef.

Cholesterol Drug Cuts Heart Risks, Spurs New Debate on Cost

Cholesterol Drug Cuts Heart Risks, Spurs New Debate on Cost

By Marilynn Marchione | Mar 18
A long-acting cholesterol medicine cut the risk of having a heart attack or some other serious problems by 15 to 20 percent in a big study that's likely to spur fresh debate about what drugs should cost.

Italy Farmers Fight Contamination with Cannabis Plant

Italy Farmers Fight Contamination with Cannabis Plant

Mar 17
Farmers in a region of Italy once known for cheese have turned to cultivating a type of cannabis -- not to smoke or sell, but to decontaminate polluted soil.

Growing Algae Bloom in Arabian Sea Tied to Climate Change

Growing Algae Bloom in Arabian Sea Tied to Climate Change

By Sam McNeil | Mar 17
The Gulf of Oman turns green twice a year, when an algae bloom the size of Mexico spreads across the Arabian Sea all the way to India.

Chelsea Clinton Writes Children's Book, 'She Persisted'

Chelsea Clinton Writes Children's Book, 'She Persisted'

Mar 16
Chelsea Clinton has written a children's book, with a sharply worded title. The book is called "She Persisted" and comes out May 30, Penguin Young Readers announced Thursday.

Scientists Race to Prevent Wipeout of World's Coral Reefs

Scientists Race to Prevent Wipeout of World's Coral Reefs

By Elena Becatoros | Mar 15
There were startling colors here just a year ago, a dazzling array of life beneath the waves. Now this Maldivian reef is dead, killed by the stress of rising ocean temperatures.

Congress' Analyst: 14M Lose Heath Coverage Under Trumpcare

Congress' Analyst: 14M Lose Heath Coverage Under Trumpcare

Mar 13
Nonpartisan analysts project that 14 million people would lose coverage next year under the House bill dismantling former President Barack Obama's health care law. The estimate is a blow to Republicans.

AP FACT CHECK: Cabinet Members Go Rogue on Science, History

AP FACT CHECK: Cabinet Members Go Rogue on Science, History

By Calvin Woodward and Jim Drinkard | Mar 13
While Trump took credit when it was not always due and assigned blame that was misplaced, two of his Cabinet members went rogue on science and history.

More Great White Sharks Appear To Be Visiting Off Cape Cod

More Great White Sharks Appear To Be Visiting Off Cape Cod

Mar 12
Great white sharks are discovering what tourists have known for years: Cape Cod is a great place to spend the summer.

Report: China Developing Advanced Lunar Mission Spaceship

Mar 12
China is developing an advanced new spaceship capable of both flying in low-Earth orbit and landing on the moon, according to state media, in another bold step for a space program that equaled the U.S. in number of rocket launches last year.

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