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Drones converge on California coast
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Texan named Teacher of the Year
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Can fluoride be too much of a good thing?
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Countries worldwide respond to Nepal earthquake
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How mummies are made
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Is there such a thing as a “cute” shark?
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Scientists a step closer to "bringing back" mammoths
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Proms become platform for good deeds, social change
Give me an N. Give me a Y. (for a the highest bid)
Some very big, familiar pieces of New York City sports history are going on the auction block. It's courtesy of a baseball star. The pieces are 10-foot high letters that spelled "Yankee Stad...
Some very big, familiar pieces of New York City sports history are going on the auction block. It's courtesy of a baseball star. The pieces are 10-foot high letters that spelled "Yankee Stad...
Some very big, familiar pieces of New York City sports history are going on the auction block. It's courtesy of a bas...
- Posted on March 24, 2015
Case of missing paintings unsolved after 25 years
It's been called the biggest art heist in U.S. history. It might be the biggest in the world. But 25 years later, the theft of 13 works from Boston's Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum remains unsolve...
It's been called the biggest art heist in U.S. history. It might be the biggest in the world. But 25 years later, the theft of 13 works from Boston's Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum remains unsolve...
It's been called the biggest art heist in U.S. history. It might be the biggest in the world. But 25 years later, the...
- Posted on March 23, 2015
NCAA gets high-def replay system for March Madness
The NCAA is going all in on high-def video reviews during March Madness. The men's and women's basketball tournaments begin this week. The NCAA is the National Collegiate Athletic Associatio...
The NCAA is going all in on high-def video reviews during March Madness. The men's and women's basketball tournaments begin this week. The NCAA is the National Collegiate Athletic Associatio...
The NCAA is going all in on high-def video reviews during March Madness. The men's and women's basketball tour...
- Posted on March 23, 2015
What is the origin of applause?
You asked us, what is the origin of applause? Well, it's impossible to know exactly when people first started clapping. It's definitely an ancient and widespread behavior though. It had cert...
You asked us, what is the origin of applause? Well, it's impossible to know exactly when people first started clapping. It's definitely an ancient and widespread behavior though. It had cert...
You asked us, what is the origin of applause? Well, it's impossible to know exactly when people first started ...
- Posted on March 20, 2015
Discovering weird new species in the open ocean
When we think about the ocean, we may visualize sea turtles swimming around coral reefs, sea urchins anchored in tide pools and dolphins breaching the surface. Or even shrimp gathered around deepwa...
When we think about the ocean, we may visualize sea turtles swimming around coral reefs, sea urchins anchored in tide pools and dolphins breaching the surface. Or even shrimp gathered around deepwa...
When we think about the ocean, we may visualize sea turtles swimming around coral reefs, sea urchins anchored in tide...
- Posted on March 20, 2015
What makes the Mile High City a mile high?
Geologists may finally be able to explain why Denver, the Mile High City, is a mile high. It's water. A new theory suggests that chemical reactions were triggered by water far below the Eart...
Geologists may finally be able to explain why Denver, the Mile High City, is a mile high. It's water. A new theory suggests that chemical reactions were triggered by water far below the Eart...
Geologists may finally be able to explain why Denver, the Mile High City, is a mile high. It's water. A new th...
- Posted on March 19, 2015
Is it time for a woman to lead the United Nations?
The head of the United Nations is the secretary-general. Who chooses? The Security Council nominates a candidate. The General Assembly votes on the candidate. The Security Council's selection proce...
The head of the United Nations is the secretary-general. Who chooses? The Security Council nominates a candidate. The General Assembly votes on the candidate. The Security Council's selection proce...
The head of the United Nations is the secretary-general. Who chooses? The Security Council nominates a candidate. The...
- Posted on March 19, 2015
Could you handle the harshest winter on earth?
Gary Gustafson leans on his ice ax to catch his breath. His legs and lungs strain from nearly five hours of climbing and 4,000 feet of elevation gain. They plead for rest before he spies the top of...
Gary Gustafson leans on his ice ax to catch his breath. His legs and lungs strain from nearly five hours of climbing and 4,000 feet of elevation gain. They plead for rest before he spies the top of...
Gary Gustafson leans on his ice ax to catch his breath. His legs and lungs strain from nearly five hours of climbing ...
- Posted on March 18, 2015
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