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Wild horses may save threatened butterflies
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Ancient salamander was as long as a car!
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Young scientists impress Obama at White House
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Americans love an underdog
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King Richard III gets funeral, 530 years after death
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Serbian women want to save magic carpets
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Does lightning ever strike twice?
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Give me an N. Give me a Y. (for a the highest bid)
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Case of missing paintings unsolved after 25 years
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NCAA gets high-def replay system for March Madness
She’s the only female taxi driver in Afghanistan
She is a special woman in Afghanistan. Sara Bahai is the country's only known female taxi driver. She didn't become one just because she wanted to seek some equality with males. She was moti...
She is a special woman in Afghanistan. Sara Bahai is the country's only known female taxi driver. She didn't become one just because she wanted to seek some equality with males. She was moti...
She is a special woman in Afghanistan. Sara Bahai is the country's only known female taxi driver. She didn't b...
- Posted on March 18, 2015
Frozen Fever, take two?
Let it go (on)! The Walt Disney Co. has announced plans to make a sequel to the animated mega-hit "Frozen." The sequel had been widely expected. The film has become a powerful force f...
Let it go (on)! The Walt Disney Co. has announced plans to make a sequel to the animated mega-hit "Frozen." The sequel had been widely expected. The film has become a powerful force f...
Let it go (on)! The Walt Disney Co. has announced plans to make a sequel to the animated mega-hit "Frozen."...
- Posted on March 17, 2015
Icebergs? In Massachusetts?
Icebergs aren't a common sight in Massachusetts. But massive chunks of ice have washed up on some beaches of Cape Cod. They're drawing curious onlookers. Children have been climbing some of ...
Icebergs aren't a common sight in Massachusetts. But massive chunks of ice have washed up on some beaches of Cape Cod. They're drawing curious onlookers. Children have been climbing some of ...
Icebergs aren't a common sight in Massachusetts. But massive chunks of ice have washed up on some beaches of Cape Cod...
- Posted on March 17, 2015
Care for a dip in hot spring…near Saturn?
Hot springs could be bubbling beneath the icy surface of a tiny Saturn moon. That's what new research from space suggests. The moon is called Enceladus. It's pronounced ehn-SEHL'-uh-duhs....
Hot springs could be bubbling beneath the icy surface of a tiny Saturn moon. That's what new research from space suggests. The moon is called Enceladus. It's pronounced ehn-SEHL'-uh-duhs....
Hot springs could be bubbling beneath the icy surface of a tiny Saturn moon. That's what new research from space sugg...
- Posted on March 16, 2015
Would you pay $10,000 for Apple Watch made of gold?
Apple wants to move the Internet from your pocket to your wrist. Time will tell if millions of consumers are willing to spend $350 on up for a wearable device. After all, owners will still n...
Apple wants to move the Internet from your pocket to your wrist. Time will tell if millions of consumers are willing to spend $350 on up for a wearable device. After all, owners will still n...
Apple wants to move the Internet from your pocket to your wrist. Time will tell if millions of consumers are w...
- Posted on March 16, 2015
How does daylight saving affect the body?
You asked us. How does daylight saving affect the human body. Well, the most important cue for studying our internal clocks is light. When we suddenly change the time by an hour, it alters t...
You asked us. How does daylight saving affect the human body. Well, the most important cue for studying our internal clocks is light. When we suddenly change the time by an hour, it alters t...
You asked us. How does daylight saving affect the human body. Well, the most important cue for studying our in...
- Posted on March 13, 2015
Japanese robot to get Artificial Intelligence
Robots continue to get smarter. They can be programmed to think. Well, not exactly think like humans, but respond that way. Japanese mobile carrier Softbank says it will incorporate artifici...
Robots continue to get smarter. They can be programmed to think. Well, not exactly think like humans, but respond that way. Japanese mobile carrier Softbank says it will incorporate artifici...
Robots continue to get smarter. They can be programmed to think. Well, not exactly think like humans, but respond tha...
- Posted on March 12, 2015
Winter hasn't stopped riders of ice bikes
If it were possible for anything to be hot in Buffalo, N.Y., this winter, it was the newfangled "ice bikes." They made their debut at an outdoor skating rink. The bicycles on ice skates were...
If it were possible for anything to be hot in Buffalo, N.Y., this winter, it was the newfangled "ice bikes." They made their debut at an outdoor skating rink. The bicycles on ice skates were...
If it were possible for anything to be hot in Buffalo, N.Y., this winter, it was the newfangled "ice bikes." They mad...
- Posted on March 12, 2015
Can it fly around the world without a drop of fuel?
An airplane is going to try to fly around the world without using a drop of fuel. It's a very special plane. The Swiss solar-powered plane took off from Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates...
An airplane is going to try to fly around the world without using a drop of fuel. It's a very special plane. The Swiss solar-powered plane took off from Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates...
An airplane is going to try to fly around the world without using a drop of fuel. It's a very special plane. T...
- Posted on March 11, 2015
Mush: Lack of snow pushes Iditarod race north
Where is the snow? Much of the start of the world's most famous sled dog race is covered in barren gravel. That forced Iditarod organizers to move the start further north. That's where ther...
Where is the snow? Much of the start of the world's most famous sled dog race is covered in barren gravel. That forced Iditarod organizers to move the start further north. That's where ther...
Where is the snow? Much of the start of the world's most famous sled dog race is covered in barren gravel. Th...
- Posted on March 11, 2015
Does chicken soup really help with a cold?
You asked us, does chicken soup really help with a cold? And we went to Generic Grandma for this one. Yes, it actually looks like her chicken soup might make you feel better. Like ove...
You asked us, does chicken soup really help with a cold? And we went to Generic Grandma for this one. Yes, it actually looks like her chicken soup might make you feel better. Like ove...
You asked us, does chicken soup really help with a cold? And we went to Generic Grandma for this one. Yes, it ...
- Posted on March 10, 2015
Life is sweet, but we’re eating too much sugar
New guidelines from the World Health Organization are enough to kill anyone's sugar high. The U.N. health agency says the world is eating too much sugar. It says people should slash their intake. ...
New guidelines from the World Health Organization are enough to kill anyone's sugar high. The U.N. health agency says the world is eating too much sugar. It says people should slash their intake. ...
New guidelines from the World Health Organization are enough to kill anyone's sugar high. The U.N. health agency says...
- Posted on March 10, 2015
Obamas encourage world to “Let girls learn”
"Let girls learn." That's what President Barack Obama and his wife, Michelle, are saying. And America is supporting the slogan. Saying every girl "has value," President Barack Obama ...
"Let girls learn." That's what President Barack Obama and his wife, Michelle, are saying. And America is supporting the slogan. Saying every girl "has value," President Barack Obama ...
"Let girls learn." That's what President Barack Obama and his wife, Michelle, are saying. And America is supp...
- Posted on March 9, 2015
Lack of water a big problem for California
California needs water. It's in a drought, which is an especially long period of time of dry weather with little rain or snow. And now, California has received a double dose of bad drought ...
California needs water. It's in a drought, which is an especially long period of time of dry weather with little rain or snow. And now, California has received a double dose of bad drought ...
California needs water. It's in a drought, which is an especially long period of time of dry weather with little rai...
- Posted on March 9, 2015
Bummed out by winter? Try running from a volcano!
One of South America's most active volcanoes has erupted. It is located in southern Chile. It was spewing heavy smoke into the air as lava surged down its slopes. The volcano has prompted au...
One of South America's most active volcanoes has erupted. It is located in southern Chile. It was spewing heavy smoke into the air as lava surged down its slopes. The volcano has prompted au...
One of South America's most active volcanoes has erupted. It is located in southern Chile. It was spewing heavy smoke...
- Posted on March 6, 2015