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February 16, 2017
Cracks are seen on the Fourcade glacier near Argentina's Carlini Base in Antarctica, January 12, 2017. REUTERS/Nicolas Misculin
Sudden reversal in Antarctic sea ice complicates argument by climate-change doubters
February 16, 2017 - 3:56pm
February 13, 2017
Not even the world's deepest ocean trenches are free of pollution, scientists discover
February 13, 2017 - 12:31pm
February 9, 2017
(Daily Republic file photo)
Northern State gets initial green light for science building from lawmakers
February 9, 2017 - 2:58pm
February 5, 2017
The South Dakota State Capitol served as the site for a rally urging lawmakers not to repeal Initiated Measure 22, a government ethics initiative. (Daily Republic file photo)
Lawmakers to take up bills on lobbying, guns at the Capitol
February 5, 2017 - 4:47pm
January 27, 2017
South Dakota lawmakers approve scientific bill
January 27, 2017 - 4:28pm
January 26, 2017
NASA workers look up at the James Webb Space Telescope Mirror during it's media reveal at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center at Greenbelt, Md., Nov. 2,  2016. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
Government scientists go 'rogue' in defiance of Trump
January 26, 2017 - 9:35am
January 25, 2017
Teaching science divides state Senate
January 25, 2017 - 4:49pm
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