( NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center ) NASA, which pioneered the technology used for the satellite-aided search and rescue capability that has saved more than 27,000 lives worldwide since its inception nearly three decades ago, has developed new technology that will more quickly...
Maker of safety syringes and blood collection devices charged Becton Dickinson with violating intellectual property rights on two of its syringe designs.
Head of government's tobacco regulator says FDA's new power to regulate tobacco is a promising tool, but agency has a long way to go in overseeing the industry.
Investors shouldn't worry that weak cereal pricing will last because top producers like Kellogg and General Mills will likely raise prices later this year, an analyst said Monday.
Biotech drugmaker Genzyme has agreed to pay a $175 million penalty to federal regulators in connection with a series of problems at a key manufacturing plant.
In the rush to fill a growing supply gap in the demand for aerospace engineers, some students may not be getting...
HOUSTON (Reuters) - Oil major BP said it would pay up to $500 million over 10 years to fund research into the effects of an oil spill from its Gulf of Mexico well, as it faces pressure from the U.S. government to halt the leak.
GALLIANO, Louisiana (Reuters) - A U.S. investigation will hold BP Plc accountable, "civilly and in whatever way is necessary", for the massive Gulf of Mexico oil spill, senior U.S. officials said on Monday.
( DOE/Pacific Northwest National Laboratory ) Analyzing trace gases is very small concentrations is more precise with the help of low-noise current controllers developed by PNNL staff. The technology has been licensed to Wavelength Electronics.
( Oregon State University ) Residents of a small Oregon coastal community are moving closer to the creation of something that's never before been built in the United States -- a structure designed specifically to withstand a major earthquake and the force of a tsunami, and give...
( Oregon State University ) The major earthquakes that devastated Chile earlier this year and which triggered the catastrophic Indonesian tsunami of 2004 are more than just a distinct possibility to strike the Pacific Northwest coast of the United States, scientists say. There is...
Electric pumps send water from a lower basin back to an upper reservoir, which can then be used to spin tubines and generate electricity during peak times.
General Electric will partner with Lake Erie Energy Development Corp. to build wind turbines for 20 megawatt offshore, freshwater wind farm and provide maintenance.
Private companies are stepping up to offer solutions that have otherwise been ignored by BP, including oxygen-producing microbes and plain old hay.