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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
March 1, 2016
South Dakota-based entomologist loses appeal to USDA
March 1, 2016 - 11:56am
February 23, 2016
Stanford professor to speak on nanoscale materials
February 23, 2016 - 11:08am
February 11, 2016
In this artist's conception, a binary black hole produces gravitational waves that travel outwards and carry energy away from the system. (Handout illustration by NASA/GSFC.)
Physicists detect gravitational waves from violent black-hole merger
February 11, 2016 - 5:21pm