Fracking Water Use Skyrockets, Creating 1,440 Percent More Toxic Wastewater
The controversial gas and oil drilling method threatens to exacerbate a looming crisis over water. (Source: Science - The Huffington Post)
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - August 15, 2018 Category: Science Source Type: news

Scientists Predict'Anomalously Warm' Climate Until 2022
Researchers said the anticipated warming is beyond what would be expected from global warming alone. (Source: Science - The Huffington Post)
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - August 15, 2018 Category: Science Source Type: news

New Kratom Death Reports Still Leave More Questions Than Answers
With the legal fate of kratom hanging in the balance, some health officials are pushing dubious claims about the herbal supplement's deadly risks. (Source: Science - The Huffington Post)
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - August 14, 2018 Category: Science Source Type: news

Liftoff! NASA Launches Parker Solar Probe To'Touch The Sun '
If all goes according to plan, the spacecraft will get closer to the sun than any other human-made object. (Source: Science - The Huffington Post)
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - August 12, 2018 Category: Science Source Type: news

Lift-Off! NASA Launches Parker Solar Probe To'Touch The Sun '
If all goes according to plan, the spacecraft will get closer to the sun than any other human-made object. (Source: Science - The Huffington Post)
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - August 12, 2018 Category: Science Source Type: news

Hurt By The Breastfeeding Boom, The Baby Formula Industry Is Turning To Toddlers
Health experts say toddler formula is unnecessary, and some argue it could be harmful to growing kids. (Source: Science - The Huffington Post)
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - August 11, 2018 Category: Science Source Type: news

Democrats ’ Drama On Fossil Fuel Money Shows A Radical Green Jobs Plan Could Be A Win-Win
A federal job guarantee is popular. Policies to slash climate pollution are even more popular. What if the Democratic Party combined the two? (Source: Science - The Huffington Post)
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - August 11, 2018 Category: Science Source Type: news

Eating Crickets May Improve Your Gut Health: Study
Researchers at University of Wisconsin-Madison said cricket powder decreased overall body inflammation in new research. (Source: Science - The Huffington Post)
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - August 10, 2018 Category: Science Source Type: news

Seth Meyers Spends 3 Glorious Minutes Taunting Donald Trump Over His ‘Space Force’
The "Late Night" host demolished Trump's "dumbass idea." (Source: Science - The Huffington Post)
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - August 10, 2018 Category: Science Source Type: news

Stephen Colbert Mocks Trump ’s Space Force: Let’s Find Life ‘Before You Try To Kill It’
"Late Show" host calls out the president over a proposed new military branch. (Source: Science - The Huffington Post)
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - August 10, 2018 Category: Science Source Type: news

Perseid Meteor Shower To Put On Brilliant Show This Weekend
The view is expected to be exceptional this year because the showers coincide with a new moon. (Source: Science - The Huffington Post)
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - August 9, 2018 Category: Science Source Type: news

This Is What California ’s Largest Wildfire Looks Like From Space
Photos released by satellite imaging company DigitalGlobe give a birds-eye view. (Source: Science - The Huffington Post)
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - August 8, 2018 Category: Science Source Type: news

Fish Are Losing Their Sense Of Smell
To lose it could threaten their very survival. (Source: Science - The Huffington Post)
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - August 7, 2018 Category: Science Source Type: news

Pastor Blames California Wildfires On State's Embrace Of LGBTQ Rights
California is "leading the pack to legitimize the sin of homosexuality," said Colorado's Kevin Swanson. (Source: Science - The Huffington Post)
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - August 6, 2018 Category: Science Source Type: news

NASA Announces New Crew For The Return Of Space Flights From American Soil
The nine-member team plans to begin test flights in 2019. (Source: Science - The Huffington Post)
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - August 3, 2018 Category: Science Source Type: news

2018 Would Still Be A Climate Hellscape If We Acted 30 Years Ago
But 2030 would be a different story, scientists say. (Source: Science - The Huffington Post)
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - August 3, 2018 Category: Science Source Type: news

Bipartisan Group Of Senators Nominates'Hidden Figures' Trailblazers For Congressional Gold Medal
Katherine Johnson, Dorothy Vaughan, Mary Jackson and Christine Darden played integral roles in the success of NASA's space program. (Source: Science - The Huffington Post)
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - August 2, 2018 Category: Science Source Type: news

Trump ’s Assault On Auto Pollution Rules Is The Latest Salvo In A War On States’ Rights
The White House proposed revoking California's ability to set its own fuel economy standards -- a rule that 13 states, comprising 40 percent of the American auto market, follow. (Source: Science - The Huffington Post)
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - August 2, 2018 Category: Science Source Type: news

Record'Red Tide' Of Toxic Algae Is Killing Wildlife In Florida
Dozens of manatees and hundreds of sea turtles have died in the longest-running red tide outbreak since 2006. (Source: Science - The Huffington Post)
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - August 2, 2018 Category: Science Source Type: news

Bermuda Triangle Mystery Solved? Scientists Think They've Figured It Out
Conditions in the area are just right for monsters... as in monster waves. (Source: Science - The Huffington Post)
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - August 2, 2018 Category: Science Source Type: news

Saving Earth: Don't Fall Into Climate Change Fatalism
We haven't lost Earth yet. (Source: Science - The Huffington Post)
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - August 1, 2018 Category: Science Source Type: news

New Ebola Outbreak Confirmed In Democratic Republic Of Congo
The news comes just a week after the country announced the end of its ninth Ebola outbreak. (Source: Science - The Huffington Post)
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - August 1, 2018 Category: Science Source Type: news

Trump Will Finally Tap Science Adviser After 19-Month Vacancy: Reports
Kelvin Droegemeier, an expert on extreme weather events, has been praised as a "respected scientist." (Source: Science - The Huffington Post)
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - August 1, 2018 Category: Science Source Type: news

4 Of The Germiest Places In Airports And On Flights
There's no need to panic, but there might be a need for baby wipes. (Source: Science - The Huffington Post)
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - July 31, 2018 Category: Science Source Type: news

World's Largest King Penguin Colony Has Mysteriously Shrunk By 90 Percent
Concerned scientists say they have no idea what's caused this massive decline. (Source: Science - The Huffington Post)
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - July 31, 2018 Category: Science Source Type: news

No, Researchers Didn't Discover A New Whale-Dolphin Hybrid Species
But what they did discover was still really amazing. (Source: Science - The Huffington Post)
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - July 29, 2018 Category: Science Source Type: news

The King Of Climate Fiction Makes The Left's Case For Geoengineering
Kim Stanley Robinson argues that blanket opposition to intervening in the climate is wrongheaded. (Source: Science - The Huffington Post)
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - July 28, 2018 Category: Science Source Type: news

33 Spectacular Photos Of The Longest Full ‘Blood Moon’ Of The Century
It was quite the celestial treat. (Source: Science - The Huffington Post)
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - July 28, 2018 Category: Science Source Type: news

Scientists Warn Trump's Border Wall Would Be A Disaster For Wildlife
Walls and fencing along the border interfere with animals' ability to migrate, mate and find food. (Source: Science - The Huffington Post)
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - July 26, 2018 Category: Science Source Type: news

DNA Testing Company Teams With Pharmaceutical Giant GlaxoSmithKline
It's 23andMe's latest collaboration to develop new drugs with genetic data from customers who volunteered to participate. (Source: Science - The Huffington Post)
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - July 26, 2018 Category: Science Source Type: news

Albert Einstein's Supermassive Black Hole Theory Confirmed By Scientists
A team of scientists monitored the Milky Way galaxy's center to test Einstein’s theory of general relativity. (Source: Science - The Huffington Post)
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - July 26, 2018 Category: Science Source Type: news

Americans Would Do Anything To Make Their Kids Smarter. Except Edit Their Genes.
A new Pew survey finds the vast majority think using gene-editing technology to enhance intelligence would go too far. (Source: Science - The Huffington Post)
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - July 26, 2018 Category: Science Source Type: news

Global Health Community Says The U.S. Is Picking Big Business Over Patients Again
In a growing trend, the U.S. finds itself alone in a fight over a proposed U.N. declaration -- this time on tuberculosis. (Source: Science - The Huffington Post)
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - July 26, 2018 Category: Science Source Type: news

Researchers Detect Huge Lake Beneath Surface Of Mars
One scientist called the find "tremendously exciting." (Source: Science - The Huffington Post)
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - July 25, 2018 Category: Science Source Type: news

Here's Why We Say'Pushing The Envelope '
Apparently, it's got nothing to do with mail. (Source: Science - The Huffington Post)
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - July 24, 2018 Category: Science Source Type: news

More Dangerous Outbreaks Are Happening. Why Aren't We Worried About The Next Epidemic?
Ebola. MERS. Zika. Nipah virus. Lassa fever. Rift Valley fever. All were in active outbreaks in June. (Source: Science - The Huffington Post)
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - July 18, 2018 Category: Science Source Type: news

What Watching Sports On TV Can Show Us About Climate Change
Decades of footage showed that climate change had altered the trees, shrubs and other plants along the course. (Source: Science - The Huffington Post)
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - July 18, 2018 Category: Science Source Type: news

The Longest Full'Blood Moon' Of The Century Is Happening This Month
Blood moons have inspired both awe and fear throughout the centuries. (Source: Science - The Huffington Post)
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - July 17, 2018 Category: Science Source Type: news

Astronomers Serendipitously Discover 12 Moons Around Jupiter
Astronomers were looking for Planet X when they discovered the 12 moons. (Source: Science - The Huffington Post)
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - July 17, 2018 Category: Science Source Type: news

Here's Why Seashells Sound Like The Ocean
We break down the myths. (Source: Science - The Huffington Post)
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - July 13, 2018 Category: Science Source Type: news

7 Things You Learned As A Kid That Are Pretty Much Bogus
No, that gum you swallowed won't stay in your system for seven years. (Source: Science - The Huffington Post)
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - July 12, 2018 Category: Science Source Type: news

NASA Spacecraft Picked Up Weird Plasma'Sounds' As It Plunged Into Saturn
Space music at its absolute trippiest. (Source: Science - The Huffington Post)
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - July 11, 2018 Category: Science Source Type: news

' Ant-Man' Creators Hint Quantum Realm Could Be'Avengers: Infinity War' Reset Button
"Ant-Man and the Wasp" director Peyton Reed and science consultant Dr. Spiros Michalakis tease more coming from the Quantum Realm. (Source: Science - The Huffington Post)
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - July 9, 2018 Category: Science Source Type: news

Spiders Use Electricity To Fly For Miles Without Wings
Arachnophobes, just don't read this. (Source: Science - The Huffington Post)
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - July 7, 2018 Category: Science Source Type: news

Your Favorite Disney Princesses Reimagined As Scientists
These princesses don’t need saving. (Source: Science - The Huffington Post)
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - July 6, 2018 Category: Science Source Type: news

If The Loch Ness Monster Is Ever Found, Scotland Has A Plan For What To Do
Don't worry: Nessie won't be killed! (Source: Science - The Huffington Post)
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - July 6, 2018 Category: Science Source Type: news

Scott Pruitt ’s Replacement Is Even Worse
Andrew Wheeler is a former coal and mining lobbyist and a climate denier who can carry out Pruitt's agenda, minus the headline-grabbing scandals. (Source: Science - The Huffington Post)
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - July 5, 2018 Category: Science Source Type: news

Scott Pruitt Resigns From The EPA Amid Ethics Scandals
President Donald Trump announced Pruitt’s resignation via Twitter, saying that former coal lobbyist Andrew Wheeler will serve as acting administrator. (Source: Science - The Huffington Post)
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - July 5, 2018 Category: Science Source Type: news

IVF Could Resurrect Functionally-Extinct Northern White Rhino, Scientists Say
Conservationists said this week that they'd successfully created embryos using sperm from long-dead northern white males. (Source: Science - The Huffington Post)
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - July 5, 2018 Category: Science Source Type: news

‘Minor’ Errors In Medical Records Can Have Major Consequences
We have a long way to go in assessing -- and addressing -- the safety and efficacy of electronic medical records. (Source: Science - The Huffington Post)
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - July 3, 2018 Category: Science Source Type: news