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Space Sports Car Now Flying Toward Asteroid Belt Beyond Mars
Virtual Reality Field Trips Give Students Advanced Adventure
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Virtual Reality Field Trips Give Students Advanced Adventure

Space Sports Car Now Flying Toward Asteroid Belt Beyond Mars

By Deepti Hajela and Carolyn Thompson |
On any given day, students nationwide are deep-sea diving, observing medical operations, even swimming through the human circulatory system using gadgets that are becoming increasi...

'Unseen' Museum Exhibit to Depict Glow-in-the-Dark Creatures

'Unseen' Museum Exhibit to Depict Glow-in-the-Dark Creatures

Feb 18
Feel as though you're in the dark when it comes to the underwater world New York's American Museum of Natural History is working on just the solution: A floor-to-ceiling installation depicting creatures that glow.

Surprise Visit: Police Warn Alleged Darknet Drug Buyers

Surprise Visit: Police Warn Alleged Darknet Drug Buyers

By Mike Corder | Feb 18
It was an unexpected knock on the door for those who allegedly bought drugs anonymously - or so they thought - on a darknet market place.

How to Get Cleaner Air? Germany Considers Free Mass Transit

How to Get Cleaner Air? Germany Considers Free Mass Transit

Feb 18
How best to get cleaner air? Some officials in Germany want residents to leave their polluting cars at home.

Indictment: Social Media Firms Got Played by Russian Agents

Indictment: Social Media Firms Got Played by Russian Agents

By Matt O'Brien and Mae Anderson | Feb 17
The election-interference indictment brought by Robert Mueller, the U.S. special counsel, underscores how thoroughly social-media companies like Facebook and Twitter were played by Russian propagandists.

Flu Shot Won't Make You Spread More Influenza

Flu Shot Won't Make You Spread More Influenza

By Seth Borenstein | Feb 17
Getting the flu shot won't make you spread the disease more, doesn't weaken your immune system but it does offer some protection from getting infected, despite misleading claims on social media.