Citing national security concerns and years of scientific study, President Bush today approved plans to store thousands of tons of radioactive nuclear waste in Yucca Mountain in Nevada, 90 miles from Las Vegas.
The Energy Department today recommended that the nation store nuclear waste in Nevada's Yucca Mountain.
New computer worm has infected computers across the U.S., Europe and Asia.
The National Institutes of Health has released a list of the laboratories that hold the 64 lines of human embryonic stem cells eligible for federal funding.
After weeks of meetings with the Pope and others, President Bush is set to announce his policy regarding the use of human embryonic stem cells in scientific research.
Nearly 180 nations agreed to details of a pact to combat global warming Monday, leaving the United States isolated after marathon negotiations.
After a federal agency suspended all research on humans last week, Johns Hopkins Medicine will be allowed to resume their work with the agency's approval.
The National Institutes of Health released a study today underscoring the tremendous potential of embryonic stem cells to treat everything from Alzheimer's disease to cancer.
The Senate Thursday defeated an amendment aimed at delaying oil and gas drilling in the eastern Gulf of Mexico.
Scientists in Virginia are the first in the world to harvest human embryos for the sole purpose of using the stem cells for research.
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