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Nailed It: Bringing Science Into Nail Art

Nailed It: Bringing Science Into Nail Art

1 hour ago   |   NPR

A young scientist decided that one way to get girls into science would be by painting neurons and parasitic worms on her nails.
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In Defense of Sea Gulls: They're Smart, and They Co-Parent, 50/50 All the Way

2 hours ago   |   NY Times

Besides, if people weren't such slobs, gulls would never have learned about French fries.
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ABC's Lara Spencer Apologizes After Laughing Over Report That Prince George Enjoys Ballet

12 hours ago   |   Time

ABC ‘s Lara Spencer has come under fire for laughing while discussing Prince George ‘s curriculum, which includes, among other things, ballet lessons. “In addition to the usual...
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Vaping May Have Killed Someone, Health Officials Say

14 hours ago   |   Wired   |   3 articles

An investigation into respiratory illnesses connected to e-cigs by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention turned up the first known death this week.
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Top stories: manta ray ‘friendships,' preventing suicide, and a hidden hotbed of Zika

14 hours ago   |   Science Mag

This week's top Science news
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East Greenbush approves Regeneron Pharmaceuticals labs and parking garage

15 hours ago   |   Times Union

EAST GREENBUSH - Regeneron Pharmaceuticals will be able to build its final phase of its Tempel Lane campus after winning the unanimous support of the Town Board at its August...
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Why the Amazon's On Fire, a Robocall Fight, and More News

15 hours ago   |   Wired

Catch up on the most important news from today in two minutes or less.
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First Death in a Spate of Vaping Sicknesses Reported by Health Officials

16 hours ago   |   NY Times   |   3 articles

An Illinois patient has died after suffering lung-related illnesses from vaping, although federal officials disclosed few details about the circumstances.
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Giraffes Get New Protections, but Will It Be Enough?

17 hours ago   |   NY Times

International trade of giraffes will now be regulated, but habitat loss and bush meat poaching remain the predominant threats to the species.
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Farm School: High Schoolers tending to animals, crops on Chicago South Side

18 hours ago   |   ABC

You wouldn't think that there's a farm in the middle of the city of Chicago, but there is, and it's attached to the Chicago High School of Agricultural Sciences.
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Former police officer accused of lying to get warrant faces murder charges...

Former police officer accused of lying to get warrant faces murder charges after botched raid

A former Houston police officer who authorities said lied to obtain a search warrant for a raid in which two people died and five officers were injured has been charged with... Read more ...

Florida man convicted in parking lot shooting of black man

Florida man convicted in parking lot shooting of black man

Michael Drejka could get 30 years Read more ...

Ruth Bader Ginsburg treated for malignant tumor on pancreas

Ruth Bader Ginsburg treated for malignant tumor on pancreas

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has undergone radiation treatment for a malignant tumor that was discovered on her pancreas, the Supreme Court said. The 86-year-old on Friday... Read more ...

Iran announces successful test of ‘new missile' amid rising Gulf tensions

Iran announces successful test of ‘new missile' amid rising Gulf tensions

Tehran successfully test-fired a new missile, according to the leader of the elite Revolutionary Guards. The launch comes as Tehran seeks to deter military escalation with the... Read more ...

Gregorius helps Yankees pound Dodgers 10-2

Gregorius helps Yankees pound Dodgers 10-2

LOS ANGELES - Didi Gregorius hit a grand slam off Hyun-Jin Ryu and added a solo shot to help the Yankees set a club record for homers in a month, and New York routed the Los... Read more ...

Trade War Heats Up Again As China Sets Tariffs On $75 Billion In U.S. Goods...

Trade War Heats Up Again As China Sets Tariffs On $75 Billion In U.S. Goods, Autos

China says it will slap tariffs on autos and thousands of other U.S. goods. It's an escalation of a trade war that has rippled through the world economy and raised U.S... Read more ...

Burglars caught on camera stealing money from 4-year-old boy's piggy bank

Burglars caught on camera stealing money from 4-year-old boy's piggy bank

The little boy was saving money for a trip to Dave and Buster's, according to his family. Read more ...

Gregorius slam off Ryu, Yankees hit 5 HRs, rout Dodgers 10-2

Gregorius slam off Ryu, Yankees hit 5 HRs, rout Dodgers 10-2

LOS ANGELES - Scratching for runs while losing three straight in Oakland left the New York Yankees in a mood heading south to Los Angeles. Read more ...

Flaherty, Ozuna help Cards past Rockies, back into 1st place

Flaherty, Ozuna help Cards past Rockies, back into 1st place

ST. LOUIS - Jack Flaherty pitched six scoreless innings, Marcell Ozuna homered and drove in three runs, and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Colorado Rockies 8-3 on Friday night. Read more ...

Russian Soyuz Spacecraft Carrying Humanoid Robot Aborts Docking at Space Station

Russian Soyuz Spacecraft Carrying Humanoid Robot Aborts Docking at Space Station

An uncrewed Soyuz spacecraft was forced to abort an attempted docking at the International Space Station early Saturday . Read more ...