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May 29, 2015
Scientists are closing in on the secrets of plant photosynthesis
May 29, 2015 - 1:59pm
May 21, 2015
Antarctic glaciers once thought stable now thawing fast
May 21, 2015 - 4:07pm
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Smokers who quit may have brains hard-wired for success
May 21, 2015 - 4:01pm
May 19, 2015
New science standards include climate change instruction
May 19, 2015 - 1:49pm
May 18, 2015
International scientists converge on School of Mines campus
May 18, 2015 - 2:50pm
An opah is released with sensors to track temperatures as it dives off the California Coast in this undated handout photo provided by NOAA Fisheries/Southwest Fisheries Science Center. Researchers said in the journal Science on May 14, 2015, that opah, a deepwater denizen, is the first fish known to be fully warm-blooded, circulating heated blood throughout its body, enabling it to be a vigorous predator in frigid ocean depths. REUTERS/NOAA Fisheries/Southwest Fisheries Science Center
A deepwater fish joins mammals, birds in the warm-blooded club
May 18, 2015 - 1:33pm
May 15, 2015
 This is an artist's rendition of the dinosaur Anchiornis and a modern tinamou with premaxillary and palate bumps highlighted. Scientists have replicated the molecular processes that led from dinosaur snouts to the first bird beaks. (John Conway/Courtesy of Yale University)
Scientists turn bird beaks into dinosaur bones in evolution study
May 15, 2015 - 3:47pm
May 8, 2015
Fourth grade students line up to taste flavored bugs. From left, Wyatt Sweet, Paige Wilson, and Clarissa Trombley. (Amber Hiles)
Longfellow dedicates day to science discovery
May 8, 2015 - 8:32pm
May 6, 2015
Optimism is overrated
May 6, 2015 - 3:47pm
Wading bird from the Early Cretaceous of China. The newly discovered species is now our oldest-known example of the evolutionary branch that hosts all living birds. ( Zongda Zhang.)
Scientists find the oldest ever relative of modern birds
May 6, 2015 - 3:32pm
April 28, 2015
How Bill Nye the Science Guy evolved into Obama's climate guy
April 28, 2015 - 9:41pm
April 27, 2015
School of Mines conference to cover science at Sanford lab
April 27, 2015 - 5:15pm
April 23, 2015
A mammoth tusk is pictured by a river on the Taimyr Peninsula in Siberia in this image released to Reuters on April 22, 2015.
Genome study reveals lonely end for the world's woolly mammoths
April 23, 2015 - 4:22pm
April 16, 2015
Researchers prepare a study participant's finger for joint cracking under the watch of an MRI video setup in this undated handout picture courtesy of the Peter S. Allen MR Research Centre, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada. REUTERS/University of Alberta/Handout via Reuters
Snap, crackle, pop: study reveals secret behind knuckle-cracking
April 16, 2015 - 10:49am
March 24, 2015
Abbi Patton a sophomore at Mitchell High School, talks about her experiment that she teamed up with Masey Lambert to work on during Dakota Wesleyan University's 23rd annual South Central South Dakota Science and Engineering Fair on Tuesday in the Christen Family Athletic Center. (Matt Gade/Republic)
23rd annual regional science fair
March 24, 2015 - 6:25pm