Science

UN health agency: Hungarian scientist exposed to Ebola

Apr 20, 2018

The World Health Organization says it has helped ship an experimental Ebola vaccine and drugs to treat a laboratory scientist in Hungary who was exposed to the potentially deadly disease in an accident earlier this month

UN holds meeting on curbing greenhouse emissions from ships

Apr 9, 2018

The U.N. maritime agency is holding a weeklong meeting aimed at curbing emissions from ships

Medical ethics: UK uses data from doctors to find migrants

Apr 1, 2018

To track down refugees in Britain who may have broken immigration rules, the government is turning to a new and controversial source of information: doctors

Hundreds line Cambridge streets to honor Stephen Hawking

Mar 31, 2018

Hundreds of people lined the streets of the English city of Cambridge on Saturday as the hearse carrying the remains of famed British scientist Stephen Hawking arrived at the church

Ashes of Stephen Hawking to be placed in Westminster Abbey

Mar 20, 2018

The ashes of celebrated physicist Stephen Hawking will be interred at Westminster Abbey near the grave of Isaac Newton

The Latest: Vatican astronomy official hails Hawking

Mar 14, 2018

The head of the Vatican's astronomical observatory has hailed Stephen Hawking as a scientist who gave a "human face" to astronomy

Stephen Hawking, best-known physicist of his time, has died

Mar 14, 2018

Stephen Hawking, the theoretical physicist whose brilliant mind ranged across time and space though his body was paralyzed by disease, has died at 76

Theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking has died at 76

Mar 14, 2018

Stephen Hawking, the theoretical physicist whose brilliant mind ranged across time and space though his body was paralyzed by disease, has died at 76.

Family spokesman says physicist Stephen Hawking has died at the age of 76

Mar 14, 2018

Family spokesman says physicist Stephen Hawking has died at the age of 76

UK says ex-spy poisoned with Soviet-developed nerve agent

Mar 13, 2018

Nerve agent that UK says was used to poison ex-spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter was developed in Soviet Union near end of Cold War

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