A new study has found that expanding the number of lanes on a roadway does not necessarily reduce traffic congestion.
A new study found that laser printer toner could cause changes in the human body that would make catching diseases much more likely.
Indiana University researchers found that high levels of potentially toxic PFAS chemicals are making their way into child care centers through cleaning products.
A state-wide conference for people and groups working to stop the spread of invasive species in Indiana will be held in Noblesville on March 26.
Scientists are turning to an oddly-named vegetarian fish species for a climate-friendly protein source.
NASA scientists have found that rapid sea ice melt from the Arctic is affecting the flow of a major ocean current.
Fireflies are having difficulties reproducing because their flashing mating signals are getting lost in light pollution.
Researchers found that living near a major road or highway is associated with a higher risk of neurological disorders.
Researchers have discovered indicators of Australian brushfire smoke in nearly every ocean basin across the globe.
Researchers at Indiana University have located an adult female Gulf Coast tick in Indiana. These ticks sometimes carry diseases like Tidewater fever and are most commonly found near the Gulf of Mexico.
Over the last 10 years, 35 researchers have compiled 20 million observational records on the Earth’s land plants in order to create the largest-ever botanical biodiversity data set.
Scientists have created a free software that allows humans to see how the world looks for various animal and insect species.
Recent research has discovered that women who use permanent hair dyes or chemical hair straighteners are at greater risk for breast cancer.
American Lung Association report finds tobacco use, radon exposure and air pollution are driving up lung cancer rates.
Indiana University is developing a lab to help first responders like firefighters and police officers prepare for floods, wildfires and other disasters.
NASA satellite images from Nov. 3 show that California’s Kincade Fire has damaged 77,768 acres of land and destroyed 374 structures.
Researchers have discovered genes that allow some insects to adjust their biological clocks to survive shorter or longer winters, improving their chances of adapting to climate change.
A recent study published in Nature Communications has determined that the homes of up to 300 million people will be threatened by rising sea levels – more than three times the previous estimate.
As global temperatures warm, Ebola outbreaks could become more common and spread to new parts of the world.
The recent discovery of a banded bald eagle near Vincennes has given the Indiana Department of Natural Resources insight into the success of bald eagle reintroduction efforts.
Indiana researchers have discovered a link between herbicide ingredient glyphosate and breast cancer.
A new study has shown that air pollution particles can penetrate the placenta and expose unborn babies to toxic chemicals.