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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
September 1, 2016
Curious radio signal stirs talk of extraterrestrials
September 1, 2016 - 12:42pm
August 24, 2016
Artist's impression of the planet orbiting Proxima Centauri. MUST CREDIT: ESO, G. Coleman.
Scientists say they've found a planet orbiting Proxima Centauri, our closest neighbor
August 24, 2016 - 3:47pm
May 19, 2016
Scientists gather in Rapid City to discuss neutrinos
May 19, 2016 - 11:13am
May 14, 2016
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LETTER: All sound science is compatible with Christianity
May 14, 2016 - 10:41am
May 4, 2016
For first time, scientists grow two-week-old human embryos in lab
May 4, 2016 - 4:44pm
March 16, 2016
Thea Patrick, a sophomore at Mitchell High School, discusses her research on Parkinson's Disease, which won first place Tuesday at the South Central South Dakota Science and Engineering Fair at Dakota Wesleyan University. (Jake Shama/Republic)
Quality surpasses quantity at science fair
March 16, 2016 - 10:17am
March 14, 2016
Project to brand plains provinces, states as protein region
March 14, 2016 - 12:29pm
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