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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
January 28, 2016
Driverless cars work great in sunny California. But how about in a blizzard?
January 28, 2016 - 4:54pm
A pair of Avon students work on one of the new lab stations to test their science fair experiment of seeing how much sugar is in different types of fruit juice. The new lab stations were some of the new pieces of equipment Avon science teacher Paul Kuhlman purchased with a $25,000 grant from the Monsanto Fund, which sponsors the "America’s Farmers Grow Rural Education" program. (Matt Gade/Republic)
Avon school builds second science lab
January 28, 2016 - 10:03am
January 22, 2016
How driverless cars could kill the speeding ticket - and rob your city
January 22, 2016 - 1:55pm
January 21, 2016
Discovery of prehistoric massacre may point to origins of human warfare
January 21, 2016 - 6:13pm
September 2, 2015
Rapid City hosting computer science conference contest
September 2, 2015 - 2:47pm
August 23, 2015
Ex-astronaut promotes STEM studies among Native Americans
August 23, 2015 - 9:13am
August 7, 2015
Those set on eating a "paleo" diet might want to make sure they're not cutting out too many carbs. Carbs are brain food.  (Photo for The Washington Post by Deb Lindsey.)
Eating carbs may have given human ancestors a big brain boost
August 7, 2015 - 3:28pm
July 29, 2015
How you talk to your baby now can impact their social skills later
July 29, 2015 - 1:48pm