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Few programs would remain unscathed in a budget that's already getting tough marks from Congress.

Some big-picture context for the White House's 2020 science budget rollout.

Donald N. Langenberg, a physicist and past president of the American Association for the Advancement of Science who led the University System of Maryland to national renown, died Jan. 25 at his home in Dickeyville, Md. He was 86.

Research programs find themselves once again on the chopping block. Congress may continue to not care.

Chu hopes to use the position to encourage scientists to better communicate about scientific findings to “help the public appreciate how science works and help them understand the really, really exciting discoveries.”

Lucy Jones empowered the city to plan for the next major earthquake.

Materials in our homes like vinyl flooring and activities as common as cooking dinner can pollute indoor and outside air with detrimental health impacts.

While scientists have been exploring bacteria for a century, and they are only in the beginning stages of exploring viruses’ types and capabilities, including how they might be used to help humans fight climate change, or even diseases.

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