Sunday, January 21, 2018

Jerold F. Lucey, Innovator in Premature Births, Dies at 91

Dr. Lucey was also influential in the introduction of other important neonatal therapies, including using surfactant,...

Researchers Warn of a Spreading Fungus Deadly to Snakes

Sometimes the snakes recover quickly, but sometimes the fungus is fatal. “I’ve seen it go really,...

E.P.A. Officials, Disheartened by Agency’s Direction, Are Leaving in Droves

“The reason E.P.A. went down to 15,000 employees under Obama is because of pressure from Republicans....

Eight amazing science stories of 2017

It was a year of endings and beginnings: the plucky Cassini spacecraft's 13-year-long mission reached its...

The New Old Age: A Better Kind of Nursing Home

At conventional nursing homes, aides have to hustle residents out of bed, help them dress, escort...

In Asia’s Fattest Country, Nutritionists Take Money From Food Giants

“It’s more cooperation,” he said.But some nutritionists say Malaysia’s dietary guidelines, which Dr. Tee helped craft,...

Bruce McCandless, who made first untethered space flight, dies at 80

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