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NASA's Maven spacecraft reaches Mars this weekend

NASA's Maven spacecraft reaches Mars this weekend after 10-month, 442 million-mile journey

Updated 12 minutes, 34 seconds ago

Red tide off northwest Florida could hit economy

Red tide threatens fishing, tourism economy in northwest Florida; spurs call for more study

Updated 12 minutes, 48 seconds ago

Experts: Chopin's heart shows signs of TB

Medical experts say composer Frederic Chopin's preserved heart bears signs of tuberculosis

Updated 16 minutes, 38 seconds ago

Lava flows from Philippine volcano; thousands flee

Lava flows from Philippine volcano; thousands flee amid fears of violent burst

Updated 16 minutes, 40 seconds ago

Scientists' colossal squid exam a kraken good show

Kraken good show: New Zealand researchers' exam of rarely seen colossal squid draws 142K views

Updated 16 minutes, 41 seconds ago

Atlas V rocket launches, taking satellite aloft

Atlas V rocket lifts off from South Florida pad, carrying a communications satellite aloft

Updated 16 minutes, 44 seconds ago

NASA picks Boeing and SpaceX to ferry astronauts

NASA picks Boeing and SpaceX to carry astronauts to space station by 2017 in $6.8 billion deal

Updated 16 minutes, 45 seconds ago

Flatow, 'Science Friday' settle claims over grant

Flatow, show 'Science Friday' settle claims of misusing federal grant money

Updated 16 minutes, 47 seconds ago

Exploring 'graveyard of ships' near San Francisco

US researchers explore historic shipwrecks near San Francisco, where 300-plus vessels sank

Updated 16 minutes, 48 seconds ago

Japan seeks backing for whaling despite UN ruling

Japan seeks international backing for 'scientific' whale hunt despite top UN court ruling

Wednesday - 09/17/2014, 12:40pm EDT

List of 2014 MacArthur 'genius grant' recipients

List of 2014 MacArthur Foundation 'genius grant' recipients

Wednesday - 09/17/2014, 12:10pm EDT

Study: Leaky wells, not fracking, taint water

Tainted water in Pennsylvania, Texas from leaky gas wells, not fracking itself, study says

Wednesday - 09/17/2014, 11:08am EDT

Experts: Mystery fireball was Russian satellite

Experts: Mystery object that streaked across night sky over Rockies was Russian spy satellite

Wednesday - 09/17/2014, 10:30am EDT

NASA inspector blasts asteroid protection program

NASA inspector blasts space agency's asteroid protection program, needs to be better managed

Wednesday - 09/17/2014, 02:00am EDT

European Space Agency picks site for comet landing

European Space Agency announces site for first comet landing in November

Tuesday - 09/16/2014, 10:56pm EDT

Skin shocks used at Mass. school draw FDA look

Skin shocks at Massachusetts school for violent students: Treatment or torture?

Tuesday - 09/16/2014, 07:00pm EDT

New history books become latest Texas school fight

Texas board debates school textbooks' stress on Christian tradition, 'living' US Constitution

Tuesday - 09/16/2014, 04:30pm EDT

Australian mosquito appears in California

Australian mosquito Aussie Mozzie appears in California, can carry nonlethal viruses

Tuesday - 09/16/2014, 03:39pm EDT

Research drones launched into Hurricane Edouard

US government scientists launch drones into Hurricane Edouard, hoping to collect storm data

Tuesday - 09/16/2014, 03:12pm EDT
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