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New Jersey boys survive 100-foot fall with suicidal father
Hemp may be next gold mine for Native American tribes
On the ballot: two clashing visions of how America will power its cars, homes
Ex-wife of jailed Subway pitchman says company knew of child sex
Mitchell Technical Institute teachers part of program at conference
Davison County receives Gold Level award
Samsung scraps Galaxy Note 7 over fire concerns
CorTrust Bank ALM Community Foundation awards grants
Bass Pro Shops hooks Cabela's in $5.5 billion deal
AgweekTV: Ethanol Plant Tour
Parkston man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell man marks 85th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Former Mitchell man celebrates 80th birthday
Parkston woman celebrates 90th birthday
GFP offers refunds on archery, youth and muzzleloader deer licenses
Mitchell native brings SDWF, Hunting Film Tour to town
The best of Wiltz: Nightmare on Erika Street
Captive pheasants make up one-fifth or more of SD harvest
GFP Commission refuses to break state laws over non-resident waterfowl hunting licenses
October 20, 2016
The mysterious 'Planet Nine' might be causing the whole solar system to wobble
Astronomers can't see "Planet Nine." But it makes its presence known. The massive hypothetical object, which supposedly looms at the edge of...
October 20, 2016 - 12:36pm
October 18, 2016
Orbital rocket blasts off on space station cargo run
(Reuters) - An unmanned Antares rocket owned by Orbital ATK Inc blasted off from Virginia on Monday with a cargo ship for the International Space...
October 18, 2016 - 1:04pm
October 10, 2016
Doctors grapple with best use of potent new cancer drugs
COPENHAGEN—Evelyn O'Flynn still has lung cancer. But after going straight on to a new immune system-boosting drug more than a year ago,...
October 10, 2016 - 5:12pm
September 27, 2016
Elon Musk outlines plans to put humans on Mars
GUADALAJARA, Mexico (Reuters) - SpaceX is developing an interplanetary rocket and capsule to transport large numbers of people and cargo to Mars...
September 27, 2016 - 3:24pm
September 6, 2016
The Philae spacecraft, lost on a comet for two years, has been found
The Philae lander made history in November 2014 when it became the first spacecraft ever to touch down on a comet and take pictures of what it...
September 6, 2016 - 1:04pm
September 1, 2016
Curious radio signal stirs talk of extraterrestrials
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (Reuters) - A curious radio signal picked up by a Russian telescope is probably not a transmission from an extraterrestrial civilization, but astronomers in California are taking a second look anyway, the SETI Institute said on Tuesday.A group of Russian astronomers...
September 1, 2016 - 12:42pm
August 24, 2016
Scientists say they've found a planet orbiting Proxima Centauri, our closest neighbor
Scientists have discovered what they believe to be a new planet, the closest one ever detected outside our solar system. It is a small, rocky...
August 24, 2016 - 3:47pm
May 19, 2016
Scientists gather in Rapid City to discuss neutrinos
RAPID CITY (AP) — About 175 scientists from across the globe are gathering in Rapid City Thursday to discuss the Deep Underground Neutrino Experiment. The scientists are meeting at the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology through Sunday. Another 100 scientists will participate...
May 19, 2016 - 11:13am
May 14, 2016
LETTER: All sound science is compatible with Christianity
To the Editor: In a letter to the Wessington Springs True Dakotan newspaper published on April 26, I'd attempted to explain that Jesus Christ...
May 14, 2016 - 10:41am
May 4, 2016
For first time, scientists grow two-week-old human embryos in lab
LONDON(Reuters) - Scientists have for the first time grown human embryos outside of the mother for almost two full weeks into development, giving unique insight into what they say is the most mysterious stage of early human life.Scientists had previously only been able to study human...
May 4, 2016 - 4:44pm
March 16, 2016
Quality surpasses quantity at science fair
Mitchell students showed their science smarts Tuesday, as they swept the top awards at the South Central South Dakota Science and Engineering...
March 16, 2016 - 10:17am
March 14, 2016
Project to brand plains provinces, states as protein region
PIERRE (AP) — Officials in three Canadian plains provinces and six northern U.S. states are launching an effort to brand the region as the potential provider of protein to the world. The "Protein Highway" project aims to encourage scientists to work together and share information...
March 14, 2016 - 12:29pm
March 1, 2016
South Dakota-based entomologist loses appeal to USDA
BROOKINGS (AP) — The U.S. Department of Agriculture has rejected an appeal by a federal scientist who said his research was repressed. South Dakota-based entomologist Jonathan Lundgren filed an internal complaint against USDA in 2014, saying he'd been restricted from publishing...
March 1, 2016 - 11:56am
February 23, 2016
Stanford professor to speak on nanoscale materials
RAPID CITY (AP) — A Stanford University professor will kick off the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology Chemical and Biological Engineering speaker series on Tuesday with a talk on nanoscale materials for sustainable energy. Stacey Bent will focus her presentation on creating...
February 23, 2016 - 11:08am
February 11, 2016
Physicists detect gravitational waves from violent black-hole merger
WASHINGTON - Scientists announced Thursday that, after decades of effort, they have succeeded in detecting gravitational waves from the violent...
February 11, 2016 - 5:21pm