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January 17, 2017
Neopalpa donaldtrumpi. MUST CREDIT: Photo courtesy of Vazrick Nazari
Trump's hairstyle inspires name of newly found moth
January 17, 2017 - 3:43pm
January 10, 2017
Study suggests Earth once had many moonlets - until they merged to form the moon
January 10, 2017 - 12:17pm
January 4, 2017
An artist's conception shows the Lucy spacecraft flying by the Trojan Eurybates, one of the six Trojan asteroids to be studied. At right the Psyche orbiter will map the massive asteroid belt object 16 Psyche. MUST CREDIT: Photo courtesy of SwRI and SSL/Peter Rubin.
NASA's newest missions will explore the solar system's asteroids
January 4, 2017 - 3:56pm
Rapid City scientist examines future of nano solar cells
January 4, 2017 - 1:52pm
A composite image of the field around FRB 121102. The dwarf galaxy from which the fast radio bursts originate is a barely visible green dot, circled in red in the inset. MUST CREDIT: Handout courtesy of Gemini Observatory/AURA/NRC.
Mysterious radio burst came from a galaxy 2.5 billion light years away, astronomers discover
January 4, 2017 - 12:57pm
December 31, 2016
Slime molds prove you don't need a brain to learn - or teach - a new trick
December 31, 2016 - 8:48am
December 18, 2016
A seahorse swims in a tank at the Underwater World Aquarium in Pattaya, nearly 90 miles east of Bangkok, Thailand, Aug. 20, 2005. REUTERS/Adrees Latif/File Photo
Scientists try to unlock genetic secrets of seahorses
December 18, 2016 - 7:10am
November 16, 2016
Pluto nearly fills the frame in this image from the Long Range Reconnaissance Imager (LORRI) aboard NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft, taken on July 13, 2015 when the spacecraft was 476,000 miles (768,000 kilometers) from the surface. NASA/Handout via REUTERS
Underground ocean found on Pluto, likely slushy with ice
November 16, 2016 - 5:07pm
November 14, 2016
The rising supermoon is seen behind a statue on top of the Natural History Museum in Vienna, Austria November 14, 2016. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger
Supermoon delights world's star gazers in full moon, eclipse combination
November 14, 2016 - 1:50pm
November 7, 2016
DNA evidence helps free a service dog from death row
November 7, 2016 - 4:36pm
October 20, 2016
This artistic rendering shows the distant view from Planet Nine back toward the sun. The planet is thought to be gaseous, similar to Uranus and Neptune. MUST CREDIT: Handout from Caltech/R. Hurt, IPAC
The mysterious 'Planet Nine' might be causing the whole solar system to wobble
October 20, 2016 - 12:36pm
October 18, 2016
The Orbital ATK Antares rocket, with the Cygnus spacecraft onboard, launches from Pad-0A, at NASA's Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia, October 17, 2016. Bill Ingalls/NASA/Handout via REUTERS
Orbital rocket blasts off on space station cargo run
October 18, 2016 - 1:04pm
October 10, 2016
A scientist prepares protein samples for analysis in a lab at the Institute of Cancer Research in Sutton, Britain, July 15, 2013. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth/File Photo
Doctors grapple with best use of potent new cancer drugs
October 10, 2016 - 5:12pm
September 27, 2016
Elon Musk, Chairman of SolarCity and CEO of Tesla Motors, speaks at SolarCity's Inside Energy Summit in Manhattan, New York October 2, 2015.
Elon Musk outlines plans to put humans on Mars
September 27, 2016 - 3:24pm
September 6, 2016
The Philae spacecraft was lost on a comet for two years. Now it's been found. MUST CREDIT: European Space Agency
The Philae spacecraft, lost on a comet for two years, has been found
September 6, 2016 - 1:04pm