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Film appears from before Amelia Earhart disappeared
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Messages in a meteorites bring news from outer space
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Woman sets out to row across Pacific Ocean
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Wanna buy “The Flintstones” home?
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Fake orca flops as sea lion scarecrow
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When will the leaning tower of Pisa fall over?
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Moons “dance” around Pluto
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They’re called “wild animals” for a reason
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Tanzania is losing its elephants
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Baseball star snaps selfie with fan’s phone
A tiny bird and a marathon migration
A tiny songbird that summers in the forests of northern North America has been tracked on a 1,700-mile journey. It was tracked from the northeastern United States and eastern Canada to the Caribbe...
A tiny songbird that summers in the forests of northern North America has been tracked on a 1,700-mile journey. It was tracked from the northeastern United States and eastern Canada to the Caribbe...
A tiny songbird that summers in the forests of northern North America has been tracked on a 1,700-mile journey. It w...
- Posted on April 9, 2015
Walking, made 7% easier
Engineers have come up with a motor-free device to make walking more efficient and easier. It's something scientists once thought couldn't be done. The prototype exoskeleton boot runs from j...
Engineers have come up with a motor-free device to make walking more efficient and easier. It's something scientists once thought couldn't be done. The prototype exoskeleton boot runs from j...
Engineers have come up with a motor-free device to make walking more efficient and easier. It's something scientists ...
- Posted on April 9, 2015
Milwaukee fans are crazy for Hank the Dog
The fascination with Hank the dog continues. Last year, the stray pup wandered into the Milwaukee Brewers' baseball spring training facility. It is in Arizona. The dog later was adopted by a...
The fascination with Hank the dog continues. Last year, the stray pup wandered into the Milwaukee Brewers' baseball spring training facility. It is in Arizona. The dog later was adopted by a...
The fascination with Hank the dog continues. Last year, the stray pup wandered into the Milwaukee Brewers' bas...
- Posted on April 8, 2015
How do taste buds work?
NARRATOR 1: You asked us, how do taste buds work? Taste buds are arranged like the inside of an orange. Fifty to 150 cells are all lined up next to each other. Each of those cells has what's...
NARRATOR 1: You asked us, how do taste buds work? Taste buds are arranged like the inside of an orange. Fifty to 150 cells are all lined up next to each other. Each of those cells has what's...
NARRATOR 1: You asked us, how do taste buds work? Taste buds are arranged like the inside of an orange. Fifty ...
- Posted on April 8, 2015
State beans and state tartans! Too many symbols?
Whoopie pies, the K4s steam locomotive, the Carolina Shag and Harney silt loam. They all share a common bond: Each is a treasured member of what some say is an out-of-control state symbol club....
Whoopie pies, the K4s steam locomotive, the Carolina Shag and Harney silt loam. They all share a common bond: Each is a treasured member of what some say is an out-of-control state symbol club....
Whoopie pies, the K4s steam locomotive, the Carolina Shag and Harney silt loam. They all share a common bond: Each is...
- Posted on April 7, 2015
7-year-old girl gets new hand from 3-D printer
Seven-year-old Faith Lennox never thought much about putting an artificial, or prosthetic, limb where her missing left hand had once been. Not until the little girl learned she could design ...
Seven-year-old Faith Lennox never thought much about putting an artificial, or prosthetic, limb where her missing left hand had once been. Not until the little girl learned she could design ...
Seven-year-old Faith Lennox never thought much about putting an artificial, or prosthetic, limb where her missing lef...
- Posted on April 7, 2015
A crystal the size of a school bus?
In South Dakota, miners found a crystal of a mineral. It is called spodumene. It was 42 feet long and weighed 90 tons. While it's an extreme example, the massive crystal showcased one of the incred...
In South Dakota, miners found a crystal of a mineral. It is called spodumene. It was 42 feet long and weighed 90 tons. While it's an extreme example, the massive crystal showcased one of the incred...
In South Dakota, miners found a crystal of a mineral. It is called spodumene. It was 42 feet long and weighed 90 tons...
- Posted on April 6, 2015
Actress tells kids that “different is good”
The traditional green slime flowed at the Kids' Choice Awards. But it was Angelina Jolie's message of empowerment for youngsters that stuck. Jolie has sought to inspire women with public can...
The traditional green slime flowed at the Kids' Choice Awards. But it was Angelina Jolie's message of empowerment for youngsters that stuck. Jolie has sought to inspire women with public can...
The traditional green slime flowed at the Kids' Choice Awards. But it was Angelina Jolie's message of empowerment for...
- Posted on April 6, 2015
Where have all the seabirds gone?
The number of seabirds, including gulls, puffins and auklets, has dropped significantly in the Gulf of Alaska and northeast Bering Sea. It is a possible consequence of warmer waters. That is accord...
The number of seabirds, including gulls, puffins and auklets, has dropped significantly in the Gulf of Alaska and northeast Bering Sea. It is a possible consequence of warmer waters. That is accord...
The number of seabirds, including gulls, puffins and auklets, has dropped significantly in the Gulf of Alaska and nor...
- Posted on April 3, 2015
App recommends opportunities based on news you read
Do you ever read about a problem and wish you could help? An app can help you. It was invented by Olivier Kamanda. Kamanda was the former speechwriter and senior advisor to Hillary Clinton. ...
Do you ever read about a problem and wish you could help? An app can help you. It was invented by Olivier Kamanda. Kamanda was the former speechwriter and senior advisor to Hillary Clinton. ...
Do you ever read about a problem and wish you could help? An app can help you. It was invented by Olivier Kamanda....
- Posted on April 3, 2015
Car prepares to drive itself 3,500 miles across U.S.
Are you ready to ride in a car with no driver? Experiments are being held now. One could even be called a preview of the cross-country road trip of the future. Several manufacturers are deve...
Are you ready to ride in a car with no driver? Experiments are being held now. One could even be called a preview of the cross-country road trip of the future. Several manufacturers are deve...
Are you ready to ride in a car with no driver? Experiments are being held now. One could even be called a preview of ...
- Posted on April 2, 2015
Sleep is essential to success in sports
Jarome Iginla draws the blackout curtains. He keeps his room at a cool temperature. He silences his cellphone. Sometimes he reads a relaxing book to drift off. The Colorado Avalanche ice hoc...
Jarome Iginla draws the blackout curtains. He keeps his room at a cool temperature. He silences his cellphone. Sometimes he reads a relaxing book to drift off. The Colorado Avalanche ice hoc...
Jarome Iginla draws the blackout curtains. He keeps his room at a cool temperature. He silences his cellphone. Someti...
- Posted on April 2, 2015
Now Google lets you zip through the Amazon jungle
For its next technological trick, Google will show you what it's like to zip through trees. Right above the Amazon jungle. That is in South America. The images were recently released. They ...
For its next technological trick, Google will show you what it's like to zip through trees. Right above the Amazon jungle. That is in South America. The images were recently released. They ...
For its next technological trick, Google will show you what it's like to zip through trees. Right above the Amazon ju...
- Posted on April 1, 2015
Why were prehistoric animals so big?
You asked us, why were prehistoric animals so big? Though not all ancient critters were huge, a lot of them were. I'm talking 90 ton, 130-foot dinos, 50-foot giant sharks. And ground sloths ...
You asked us, why were prehistoric animals so big? Though not all ancient critters were huge, a lot of them were. I'm talking 90 ton, 130-foot dinos, 50-foot giant sharks. And ground sloths ...
You asked us, why were prehistoric animals so big? Though not all ancient critters were huge, a lot of them we...
- Posted on April 1, 2015
Soprano seeks to go where no singer has gone before
British soprano Sarah Brightman is aiming to perform where no professional singer has ever gone before: the International Space Station. The 54-year-old says she is working with composer And...
British soprano Sarah Brightman is aiming to perform where no professional singer has ever gone before: the International Space Station. The 54-year-old says she is working with composer And...
British soprano Sarah Brightman is aiming to perform where no professional singer has ever gone before: the Internati...
- Posted on March 31, 2015