NEW DELHI (AP) - Environmental pollution - from filthy air to contaminated water - is killing more people every year than all war and violence in the world. More than smoking, hunger or natural disasters. More than AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria combined.
The Orionid Meteor Shower happens every year around this time.
State officials said the large cylindrical canvas tents with skylights and plenty of standing room were simply too hard to maintain
An international team of scientists cracks the mystery of where gold came from. A Villanova physicist describes her role.
WASHINGTON (AP) - It was a faint signal, but it told of one of the most violent acts in the universe, and it would soon reveal secrets of the cosmos, including how gold was created.
More than 1,000 people gathered Saturday evening in Camden for a regional candlelight vigil in remembrance of those who lost their lives to drug overdoses.
The wind tunnel tests various dune plant species to determine how they hold up and join together to protect New Jersey's beaches and properties. The project could help the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers with future beach replenishment and dune construction projects.
Chiropractors are jumping into the lucrative but barely regulated field of stem cell therapy, and hyping its potential. Mainstream orthopedic researchers warn that "regenerative medicine" has no magic bullets for arthritic knees and aching backs.
In a review of 7,218 possible adverse events, researchers found some of the biggest problems lay with administration (such as giving the wrong medication) and diversion (such as drugs that were not secured).
Betsy Levy Paluck receives $625,000 spread out over five years, no strings attached. So do the 23 other winners, who include artists, historians, and scientists.
Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro on Wednesday became the latest to sue the Trump administration over its move to roll back Obamacare's birth control coverage mandate.
Americans are growing more fearful of environmental and health care issues, according to a survey by Chapman University in California. In fact, for the first time in the four years of the survey, environmental fears have not only crept up the list - but occupy four of the top 10 spots.
Environmental Protection commissioner Bob Martin said New Jersey has more acres under wildlife management than the state of New York.
Company officials, Dunleavy said, expressed an interest to work with him. They told him they had formed a new group just to address issues with alternative energy hookups such as his. The initial cost estimate was slashed.