The Food and Drug Administration will launch a new investigation into the safety of the caramel coloring found in many soft drinks, including Pepsi, Coca-Cola and Dr. Pepper.
A 10-minute telescope workshop for University College London undergraduate students resulted in the serendipitous discovery of one of the closest supernova in years.
A study carried out in six rural counties in Appalachian Kentucky found a number of barriers linked to a lack of breast and cervical cancer screenings.
Famine helped contribute to milk tolerance in Europeans, a new study of ancient DNA from early Iberian farmers revealed.
Heart attack patients who arrive at the hospital during the night or weekends are more likely to die, a new study published by the British Medical Journal found.
Obese children are more than three times more likely to develop asthma when exposed to high levels of air pollution when compared to their peers.
Researchers have assembled a new model designed to help calculate the effect of a human reaction to climate change on a land's agricultural utility.
Not only does the fish genome possess the main mechanism used to model limbs, but the DNA infrastructure for fingers and toes, too, a new study suggests.
Asia's air pollution has become so bad researchers warn that it is affecting global air circulation and in such a way that it could breed an intensification of storms - including those far beyond the continent itself.
Last year was right on track with global warming trends, tying with 2009 and 2006 for the seventh warmest year since 1880, according to a report issued by the NASA's Goddard Institute for Space Studies (GISS).
Researchers have published the first study to quantify just how much pollution invading the US West Coast from China is caused by the manufacturing of consumer items headed for places like the United States and Europe.
Enjoying one's life may be tied to higher levels of physical function later in life, a new study published in Canadian Medical Association Journal found.
Reversing one's sleep cycle disrupts genes' daily rhythms, a new study published in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences found.
Secondhand smoke exposure can greatly increase a child's chance of being readmitted to the hospital within a year of being admitted for asthma, a new study in the journal Pediatrics found.