SCIENCE

Study offers new look at why our brains evolved to be so big

By MALCOLM RITTER Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — Why do people have such ...

Humans account for little next to plants, worms, bugs

  By SETH BORENSTEIN Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — When you weigh all life ...

NASA shipper Orbital ATK launches space station supplies

By MARCIA DUNN AP Aerospace Writer CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — One of NASA’s ...

Eels break records in Maine, where they sell for big money

  By PATRICK WHITTLE Associated Press PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — America’s only significant state ...

Emissions of banned ozone-eating chemical somehow are rising

  By SETH BORENSTEIN AP Science Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — Something strange is happening ...

Maine counting eagles, which recovered from brink in state

  By PATRICK WHITTLE Associated Press PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Maine wildlife officials are ...

UN health agency aims to wipe out trans fats worldwide

    By MIKE STOBBE AP Medical Writer NEW YORK (AP) — The World ...

Dinosaur tracks at Utah park dislodged, thrown into lake

  Associated Press SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Visitors at a Utah state park ...

Egypt says no hidden rooms in King Tut’s tomb after all

By MOHAMMED WAGDY Associated Press CAIRO (AP) — New radar scans have provided conclusive ...

Drug epidemic ensnares 25-year-old pill for nerve pain

  By MATTHEW PERRONE  AP Health Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — The story line sounds ...