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Students honor Martin Luther King Jr. at West Side basketball tournament

5 hours ago   |   WGN TV

CHICAGO - Most students will have off Monday to honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. In East Garfield Park, 37 teams of kids are honoring the civil rights legend in a different way...
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Surprise! Shutdown also disrupting U.S. science agencies that aren't closed

13 hours ago   |   Science Mag

And at NASA, nearly 200 postdocs furloughed
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Watch the moon get pounded by 1 billion years' worth of big asteroids in a 1-minute animation

Watch the moon get pounded by 1 billion years' worth of big asteroids in a 1-minute animation

16 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Asteroid impacts on Earth are hidden by erosion, but the moon keeps a pristine record of them. Researchers dated 111 larger craters on the moon to reconstruct Earth's impact...
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Being a Hollywood Science Consultant Isn't Exactly Glamorous

16 hours ago   |   Wired

It's not all fact-checking physics and rubbing elbows with celebs, it turns out.
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Science Has Changed, Now Abortion Laws Must Change

16 hours ago   |   Real Clear Politics

Jeanne Mancini , USA Today
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Lunar Craters Show Spike in Earth-Pummeling Space Rocks

17 hours ago   |   Scientific American

A new analysis suggests the last few hundred million years of life on Earth has seen above-average asteroid impact rates
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Ace Combat 7's VR Missions could hit Oculus Rift and Vive PC headsets in 2020

Ace Combat 7's VR Missions could hit Oculus Rift and Vive PC headsets in 2020

18 hours ago   |   Venture Beat

Ace Combat 7's VR Missions are a PlayStation 4/PSVR exclusive for the moment. But a line on its packaging hints that this is a timed exclusive.
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Viewing This Weekend's Lunar Eclipse

1 day ago   |   Scientific American

A total lunar eclipse will grace the skies this Sunday, January 20th-and it may or may not be red. Christopher Intagliata reports.
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Researchers develop flexible nanobots to deliver drugs inside your body

Researchers develop flexible nanobots to deliver drugs inside your body

1 day ago   |   Venture Beat

Researchers have designed a flexible robot designed for drug delivery that's small enough to flow through the bloodstream.
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AI system teaches robots how to navigate wilderness trails

AI system teaches robots how to navigate wilderness trails

1 day ago   |   Venture Beat

Wilderness trail traversal is a useful skill for rescuers and outdoor enthusiasts alike, but one that's difficult to teach to robots. It's not that the mechanical beasts aren't...
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Trump offers a 'Dreamers' deal for border-money proposal

Trump offers a 'Dreamers' deal for border-money proposal

Speaking from the White House, Trump said he was offering a "commonsense compromise both parties should embrace." Read more ...

Kentucky high school investigates students' alleged mockery of Native...

Kentucky high school investigates students' alleged mockery of Native American at rally

A Catholic high school in northern Kentucky is facing severe backlash after videos went viral showing students allegedly mocking Native Americans at a rally in Washington. Read more ...

Women's March returns amid shutdown and controversy

Women's March returns amid shutdown and controversy

It's the third year women from around the nation have participated. Read more ...

The Latest: VanZant wins first UFC fight in 2½ years

The Latest: VanZant wins first UFC fight in 2½ years

NEW YORK - The Latest on the UFC card in New York with T.J. Dillashaw and Henry Cejudo fighting for the 125-pound title : Read more ...

NBA wrap: James Harden scores 48 points as Rockets come back to beat Lakers...

NBA wrap: James Harden scores 48 points as Rockets come back to beat Lakers in OT

Houston is 26-19 and has overcome the injury bug so far this season to stay in the playoff hunt. Read more ...

At least 66 people killed, dozens injured in Mexico gasoline pipeline explosion

At least 66 people killed, dozens injured in Mexico gasoline pipeline explosion

Residents who live in the immediate vicinity of the pipeline, which runs from the cities of Tuxpan to Tula, have been evacuated. Read more ...

Kvitova takes an hour to end Anisimova's run at Aussie Open

Kvitova takes an hour to end Anisimova's run at Aussie Open

MELBOURNE, Australia - It took two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova being on top of her game to bring a very abrupt ending to 17-year-old Amanda Anisimova run of upsets at... Read more ...

Celtics star ejected from game in win over Hawks

Celtics star ejected from game in win over Hawks

Kyrie Irving scored 32 points and the Boston Celtics rallied to beat the Atlanta Hawks 113-105 on Saturday night. Read more ...

Rangers' Henrik Lundqvist climbs career wins list, now sixth all-time with...

Rangers' Henrik Lundqvist climbs career wins list, now sixth all-time with win over Bruins

New York Rangers netminder Henrik Lundqvist now sits in sole possession of sixth on the all-time NHL wins list after notching his 446th career victory Saturday night in Boston. Read more ...

Zion Williamson, RJ Barrett propel No. 1 Duke past Virginia

Zion Williamson, RJ Barrett propel No. 1 Duke past Virginia

DURHAM, N.C. - RJ Barrett scored 30 points, Zion Williamson had 27 and No. 1 Duke beat No. 4 Virginia 72-70 on Saturday night to give the Cavaliers their first loss of the... Read more ...